Stringer campaigns with key endorsers in his home district as he fights back sexual harassment claims.
Yang told the Forward that he’s eager to make good on the promises he’s made to the Orthodox community when courting their vote.
Van Bramer, a candidate for Queens borough president, said in an interview that supporting Israel is ‘consistent’ with his progressive values.
The Democratic contenders speak out as ADL audit shows New York State leading the nation in documented antisemitic incidents.
A coalition of Hasidic sects suggest Yang earned the endorsement for his bold stances in defense of the Orthodox community in New York
Stringer, a progressive and one of the leading mayoral contenders, met with Orthodox leaders and toured local businesses ahead of the primary.
The former Democratic mayoral nominee described Stringer as a leader who is tested and up to the task.
Tahanie Aboushi, one of eight running for Manhattan district attorney, called the endorsement ‘a testament to the broad coalition’ she has built.
In an interview with the Forward, the mayoral frontrunner talks about his special kinship with the Jewish community.
Morales called a 2015 sponsored trip to Israel ‘propaganda’ in a conversation with Jewish students last year.