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?
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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
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Laborers Local 754 Endorses Senator David Carlucci in Congressional Race

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NEW CITY, NY – Laborers Local 754 last week announced their support of State Senator David Carlucci to succeed Congresswoman Nita Lowey in New York’s 17th Congressional District. Local 754 represents more than 300 members in Rockland County. Many work in construction on highways, roads, bridges, hospitals and schools throughout the Hudson Valley. Laborers Local 754’s Business Manager, Stephen Reich said, …

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Carlucci Honors Rockland County Holocaust Museum & Holocaust Survivor, and Concentration Camp Liberator in Albany

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ALBANY, NY — January 28, 2020 — In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester) will recognize members of the Rockland community who are working to make a difference and educate the Hudson Valley about the atrocities surrounding the Holocaust so they may never happen again. On Tuesday, Senator Carlucci has invited special guests with Suffern’s Holocaust …

eHeziCarlucci Honors Rockland County Holocaust Museum & Holocaust Survivor, and Concentration Camp Liberator in Albany

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
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Senator Carlucci, Assemblymember Galef, Rockland’s Center for Safety & Change, Center for Safety & Change Executive Director Elizabeth Santiago, Domestic Violence Survivor Vanessa Pahucki, and Supporters Announce New Law In Effect to Help NYS Court System

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OSSINING, NY  — JANUARY 9, 2020 — Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester), Assemblymember Sandy Galef (D-Westchester/Putnam), Rockland’s Center For Safety & Change Executive Director Elizabeth Santiago, and advocates will gather at the Ossining Village Court to announce a new law that expands the use of specialty problem-solving courts. Advocates will explain the impact of problem-solving courts, as they specifically relate to helping …

eHeziSenator Carlucci, Assemblymember Galef, Rockland’s Center for Safety & Change, Center for Safety & Change Executive Director Elizabeth Santiago, Domestic Violence Survivor Vanessa Pahucki, and Supporters Announce New Law In Effect to Help NYS Court System

Carlucci Earns Second Major Labor Endorsement in Congressional Race 

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Rockland County Building and Construction Trades Council Endorses Senator David Carlucci for Congressional District NY-17 NEW CITY, NY – December 9, 2019 — Today, Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester) received his second major labor endorsement for Congress. The Rockland County Building and Construction Trades Council (RCBCTC), made up of 21 active unions in Rockland County, endorsed Carlucci for New York’s 17th Congressional …

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New York’s IBEW Local Union 363 Makes Significant Endorsement in Democratic Primary

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NEW CITY, NY – December 2, 2019 — Senator David Carlucci is the first candidate in the race for Congress in New York’s 17th District to receive a major labor endorsement. IBEW Local Union 363 announced today that it has endorsed Senator David Carlucci for Congress. IBEW Local Union 363’s Business Manager Sam Fratto said, “With the labor movement and middle …

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Sen. Carlucci on Swastika and Racial Slur Found on Bathroom Wall at Ossining High School

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NEW CITY, NY — November 1, 2019 — Sen. David Carlucci’s statement reads as follows: “Nothing can be changed if it’s not faced head-on. Our children must be taught in school about symbols like the swastika and the noose because throughout history these symbols were used to hurt and intimidate people. If our children understand their significance then they will …

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