Some tenant advocates braved the rainstorm on Nov. 27, 2012 to attend the rally at City Hall to call on rogue State Senate Democrats to remain with their fellow Democrats in the interest of advancing a progressive agenda in Albany.
|Barry Soltz of Janel Towers speaking |
with Assembly Member Karim Camara at left,
and activists from R3 and from Make the Road behind
and next to him
Click here for the video. (Posted by videographer Rafael Martinez Alequin on November 28, 2012 on the YourFreePress blog, this captures just the end of Barry's terrific speech.)
|Karen Scharff, Exec. Dir.|
Citizen Action NY
photo by Louis Cholden-Brown
|Stuart Applebaum, pres.|
Retail, Wholesale & Dept. Store Workers Union
Photo by Louis Cholden-Brown
Sponsored by: Citizen Action of New York, Communication Workers of America, Community Voices Heard Power, Democracy for America, Moveon.org, New York Communities for Change, Progressive Change Campaign Committee, the Real Rent Reform Campaign, SEIU 32BJ, Strong Economy for All, United New York, the Working Families Party .