VID Endorsements for Nov 4 Election,
Candidates and Propositions
US Congress: 10th District: Jerrold Nadler
US Congress: 12th District: Carolyn Maloney
Assembly-66th AD: Deborah Glick
Senate- 27th District: Brad Hoylman
Governor – Howard Hawkins
Lieutenant Governor: Brian Jones
Comptroller: Tom DiNapoli
Attorney General: Eric Schneiderman
Supreme Court: Milton A. Tingling and Kathryn E. Freed
Civil Court: Louis Nock and Arlene Bluth
Proposal Number 1 – NO
an Amendment: Revising State’s Redistricting Procedure
The proposed amendment to sections 4 and 5 and addition of new section 5-b to Article 3 of the State Constitution revises the redistricting procedure for state legislative and congressional districts.
Proposal Number 2 – YES
an Amendment: Permitting Electronic Distribution of State Legislative Bills
The proposed amendment to section 14 of Article 3 of the State Constitution would allow electronic distribution of a state legislative bill to satisfy the constitutional requirement that a bill be printed and on the desks of state legislators at least three days before the Legislature votes on it.
Proposal Number 3 – NO
a Proposition: The SMART SCHOOLS BOND ACT OF 2014
The SMART SCHOOLS BOND ACT OF 2014, as set forth in section one of part B of chapter 56 of the laws of 2014, authorizes the sale of state bonds of up to two billion dollars ($2,000,000,000) to provide access to classroom technology and high-speed internet connectivity to equalize opportunities for children to learn.