Date: April 3rd, 12-3pm @ Bay Ridge Manor (76th St. off 5th Avenue in Brooklyn)- Reserve Now! The Kings County Conservative Party is proud to announce that this year’s recipient of the Ronald Reagan Americanism Award will go to Herbert Ryan. Mr. Ryan is a retired Major General in the New York Guard and retired Colonol […]
Month: March 2011
GOP City Councilmembers to Intro bill to reduce taxpayer matching funds for campaigns from 6-1 to 2-1. Is this a good start? What do you think?
The New York Post reports today that City Council Minority Leader James Oddo and the Republican Conference will introduce a bill in the Council to reduce the NYC matching capaign funds from 6-1 to 2 to 1. The bill does not abolish the matching funds system but does roll back the amount of money that […]
DESPITE NO VOTES BY 9 LOCAL COUNCILMEMBERS: NYC COUNCIL INTRO 371 CONCERNING SIGNAGE at PREGNANCY CENTERS- CHILLING FIRST AMENDMENT OR COMBATTING DECEPTIVE PRACTICE- WEIGH-IN NOW
INTRO 371. a bill touted to combat alleged deceptive practices at pregnancy centers in New York City that often operate near Planned Parenthood and other abortion clinics passed the Council yesterday by a vote of 39 in favor, 9 opposed and 1 abstention, 2 were excused. Proponents of the bill testified that it does not seek to silence the centers, […]