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L.E.D. Talks (League Embraces Democracy)
Selected talkers from the community presented their perspectives on various aspects of making democracy work. Our thanks to Caffe Lena for hosting this event.
Women Rising: A New Wave of Leadership
Part of the Making Democracy Work series. A panel of three women leaders, representing business, advocacy, and politics. discuss their experiences, including challenges, growth, overcoming adversity and finding inner strength.
Candidates: Tedra Cobb (Dem) and Lynn Kahn (Green). Candidate Elise Stefanik (Rep) did not attend.
NY State Senate District 43rd Candidate Forum (Oct. 15, 2018)
Candidates: Democrat Aaron Gladd and Republican Daphne Jordan
NY State Assembly District 113 Candidate Forum (Oct. 15, 2018)
Candidates: Democrat Carrie Woerner and Republican Morgan Zegers
WAMC audio of event
Democratic Primary for 21st Congressional District - Candidate Forum (June 11, 2018)
Candidates: Tedra L. Cobb, Patrick F. Nelson, Dylan Ratigan, Katie Wilson, Emily Martz, Don Boyajian
Making Democracy Work: Dying to Vote. Countering Strategic Efforts to Suppress Voting Rights (February 27, 2018)
Speaker: Chris Deluzio, Counsel for the NYU Brennan Center for Justice.r Making Democracy Work series
Making Democracy Work: Constitutional Principles in an Age of Uncertainty (January 30, 2018)
Key Speaker: Katie Zuber, Ph.D. Assistant Director for Policy and Research, Rockefeller Institute and Visiting Professor, Skidmore College