May 082016
 
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Be Sociable, Share! TweetVID’s April Membership Meeting covered petitioning results, Candles for Clemency, the AIM Pipeline, 45 Rivington St. AND endorsements for NYS candidates. MINUTES The meeting opened with a reminder from President Nadine Hoffmann about the Hillary fundraiser on May 12 cosponsored by Renee Feinberg at 303 Mercer.  A vote was taken to support the Washington Square Park Music Festival fundraiser on May 8 at the Greenwich Village Music School.  Nadine further reported that former member and supporter Marilyn Appelson remembered VID in her will. Tony Hoffmann of the Campaign Committee thanked everyone who participated in the petitioning effort […]

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Oct 252015
 
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Be Sociable, Share! TweetClinton Wins Village Bean Poll Adding to Her Victories in a Very Big Week, Conducted by Nadine and Tony Hoffman, Jenifer Hoppe, Linda  Jacobson and Kathy Slawinsky on October 24th at Astor Place in Greenwich Village, 292 respondents gave Hillary Clinton a narrow edge over Bernie Sanders.  Martin O’Malley got traunced. And, here are the actual tallies: Hillary Clinton: 142 Bernie Sanders: 139 Martin O’Malley: 11 Don’t forget the Democratic Presidential Candidate Forum on Sunday, Nov. 1st at 2PM at the SVA  Theater, 333 West 23rd St. Be Sociable, Share! Tweet

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Jul 112014
 
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Be Sociable, Share! TweetAt the July 10th Membership Meeting the Village Independent Democrats Endorse Zephry Teachout ….after lengthy presentations and debate from all three Gubernatorial candidates the Club chose Zephyr Teachout with a majority vote of 14.  Pre and Post coverage of  VID and its pending decision whether to endorse any candidate has been pretty impressive.  VID-MINUTES-July-10-2014 From Capital New York: Of the 26 votes cast at the Village Independent Democrats club, Teachout received 14 votes and Cuomo got six. “No endorsement” was supported by four people while comedian Randy Credico got two votes. Teachout won the club’s endorsement on the […]

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Jun 302014
 
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Be Sociable, Share! TweetAt VID General Membership Meeting June 12th              Assemblywoman Deborah Glick and State Senator Brad Hoylman reported on the NYS legislative session.  Also at this VID General Membership Meeting presentations were made by Zephyr Teachout, candidate for Governor; Eric Bottcher for Gov. Cuomo; John Liu, candidate for 11th State Senate District covering Queens; G. Oliver Koppell, candidate  for the 34th State Senate District covering parts of the Bronx and Westchester County. Also at this meeting endorsements were considered for Civil Court, County-Wide and for NYS Lt. Governor. Now you can read about it…MINUTES   And […]

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