DID Endorsements for the June 22, 2021 Primary Election

City Council District 1

DID endorsed Christopher Marte

The DID candidate forum for City Council District 1 was held on October 5, 2020.

Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_zNH73q6AKg

City Council Districts 2 and 3

District 2: DID endorsed Carlina Rivera

District 3: DID endorsed Erik Bottcher

The DID candidate forum for City Council Districts 2 and 3 was held on November 9, 2020.

Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/tpuJq__uo6o

Manhattan Borough President

DID Endorsed Brad Hoylman

Manhattan Borough President & NYC Comptroller Forum was held January 10, 2021, 2pm

Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/vWWs6dIEdFY


Lindsey Boylan        Website    VID Questionnaire

Elizabeth Caputo     Website    VID Questionnaire

Brad Hoylman         Website    VID Questionnaire

Benjamin Kallos      Website    VID Questionnaire

Mark Levine             Website    VID Questionnaire (NA)

Kim Watkins            Website    VID Questionnaire

NYC Mayor 

DID Endorsed Dianne Morales

The Downtown Club Mayoral Candidate Forum was held February 7, 2021, 2pm

Watch the video here:https://youtu.be/aVudoCtLAzs

NYC Comptroller

DID Endorsed David Weprin


Brian Benjamin        Website    VID Questionnaire

Brad Lander             Website    VID Questionnaire

Kevin Parker            Website    VID Questionnaire

David Weprin          Website    VID Questionnaire

Manhattan District Attorney

DID Endorsed Eliza Orlins

DID co-sponsored the Lower Manhattan Democratic Club Manhattan District Attorney Candidate Forum on December 13, 2020.

Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/KPeMuJZdKns


Tahanie Aboushi      Website   VID Questionnaire (NA)

Alvin Bragg              Website   VID Questionnaire

Liz Crotty                 Website   VID Questionnaire

Diana Florence        Website   VID Questionnaire

Lucy Lang                Website   VID Questionnaire

Janos Marton          (Withdrew)

Eliza Orlins              Website   VID Questionnaire

Dan Quart                Website   VID Questionnaire

Tali Farhadian Weinstein     Website   VID Questionnaire

NYC Public Advocate

DID Endorsed Jumaane Williams

The Downtown Club Public Advocate Candidate Forum was held February 6, 2021, 12pm

Watch the video here:https://youtu.be/61nZMUjOOAI


Anthony Herbert     Website

Jumaane Williams   Website

Theo Chino

Manhattan Civil Court Judge

The Manhattan Civil Court Candidate Forum was held February 20, 2021

Watch the video here:https://youtu.be/HptqgQvIVGU

Civil Court Judicial District 2 DID Endorsed

Christopher Chin

Edward Irizarry

Civil Court County-wide DID Endorsed

Kim Parker

Jeffrey Zellan

District Leader DID Endorsed

Assembly District 65

Jonathan Gardenhire, Male Part B - Statement

Daisy Paez, Female Part B

Vittoria Fariello, Female Part C - Statement

Paul Newell, Male Part C - Statement

Assembly District 66

Dennis Gault, Male Part B - Statement

Jeannine Kiely, Female Part B - Statement