Evelyn Farkas is Fully Prepared to Serve Rockland and Westchester in Congress
By MARIANNE STOUT

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PEEKSKILL, NY — May 29, 2020 — “Don’t change horses in midstream.” So goes the old saying. Sadly, that is exactly what the voters in New York’s 17th Congressional District must do, since our beloved Nita Lowey is retiring. Fortunately, we have the opportunity to elect a highly qualified and experienced woman to take up the torch from Congresswoman Lowey. …

TribuneEvelyn Farkas is Fully Prepared to Serve Rockland and Westchester in Congress
By MARIANNE STOUT

Why Evelyn Farkas is the Best Bet to Replace Nita Lowey in Congress
By ROB ABBOT

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CROTON-On-HUDSON, NY — May 24, 2020 — Eight candidates have qualified for the ballot in the June 23 Democratic primary election to fill the seat of retiring Congresswoman Nita Lowey in New York’s 17th Congressional District, which includes Rockland County and parts of a dozen towns in northern Westchester. The frontrunner is State Senator David Carlucci who has represented Rockland …

TribuneWhy Evelyn Farkas is the Best Bet to Replace Nita Lowey in Congress
By ROB ABBOT

David Carlucci: Most Effective New York State Senator?
By ROB ABBOT

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CROTON-On-HUDSON, NY — April 13, 2020 — State Senator David Carlucci spent ten years in the State Senate as a member of the Independent Democratic Conference, a group of a half dozen turncoat Democrats who voted with their Republican colleagues to keep the GOP in control of the Senate for a decade. Now, as a candidate for the U.S. Congress …

TribuneDavid Carlucci: Most Effective New York State Senator?
By ROB ABBOT

CD17 Environmental Forum in Stony Point Center, Sunday, February 23, 2020 @2 PM

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Democratic candidates for Nita Lowey’s seat to discuss environmental issues facing CD17 STONY POINT, NY — February 22, 2020 — This Sunday, nine Democrats vying for Nita Lowey’s Congressional District seat will take the stage at The Stony Point Center to discuss how they plan to address environmental issues facing the district and the nation. Candidates that will be in …

TribuneCD17 Environmental Forum in Stony Point Center, Sunday, February 23, 2020 @2 PM

Farkas Is Best Fit for Congress in New York’s 17th District
By ROB ABBOT

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Dear Westchester Tribune / Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Aris February 11, 2020 — Democratic Party voters in the 17th Congressional District of New York face an important decision in the June 23 primary election: Who will fill the seat being vacated by retiring Congresswoman Nita Lowey? Lowey has served with distinction in the U.S. House of Representatives for thirty years. She is …

TribuneFarkas Is Best Fit for Congress in New York’s 17th District
By ROB ABBOT

Letter to the Editor Regarding the Congressional Race to Represent NY17
By ROB ABBOT

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Dear Westchester Tribune / Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris, January 24, 2020 — Yonkers Times’  Editor Dan Murphy’s report on the contest to succeed retiring Congresswoman Nita Lowey [“Parker and Buchwald leading Dems to replace Lowey,” January 9th] failed to take note of the elephant in the room. That elephant is named David Carlucci, an incumbent State Senator who collaborated with …

TribuneLetter to the Editor Regarding the Congressional Race to Represent NY17
By ROB ABBOT