PRESS RELEASE: Congressional Candidate Debuts at Annual North Shore Democratic Club Dinner

PRESS RELEASE: Congressional Candidate Debuts at Annual North Shore Democratic Club Dinner STATEN ISLAND, NY, May 11, 2017 – NYC's thirteen-member Congressional House delegation has one Republican, representing District 11, covering Staten Island and southern Brooklyn. Come 2018, former Brooklynite and current Staten Island resident, Democrat candidate ZACH EMIG intends to change that.Candidate Emig made his first public appearance Thursday night at the 56 Annual Awards Dinner, on Staten Island, jointly presented by the North Shore Democratic Club and the Anthony Geata Political Action Committee.Praising NSD Club President Mike Arvanites for the successful event, Emig observed, "The turn out reflected the strong Democratic foundation here in Staten Island.""The enthusiasm that greeted my campaign to unseat the Republican incumbent was fantastic," Emig added. "I characterize the spirit of this moment for me as, 'fearless.' I am fearless about pushing for labor rights, [a] higher [minimum] wage, universal healthcare, and for respect for our Democratic institutions. Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Progressive Staten Islander Zach Emig Launches Campaign to Unseat Rep. Donovan (NY-11)

PRESS RELEASE: Progressive Staten Islander Zach Emig Launches Campaign to Unseat Rep.Donovan (NY-11) STATEN ISLAND, NY, May 9, 2017 – “Politicians today are so busy squabbling for the scrapsfrom the corporate banquet table that they’ve missed our God-given right to somethingbetter.” With that fiery allusion, Staten Island resident and registered Democrat Zach Emig launched hiscampaign to unseat Rep. Dan Donovan (NY-11) in the 2018 midterm elections. Zach’s campaignteam filed the necessary paperwork with the FEC on Friday the 5th, and they unveiled hisbilingual campaign website, zachemig2018.com, today. Continue reading

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