On May 5th, New York City voters will elect new representatives to U.S. Congress, in District 11 (Staten Island/Bay Ridge) and to New York State Assembly, in District 43 (Crown Heights/Prospect Lefferts Gardens/East Flatbush). Enter your address below to see whether you can vote in one of these special elections and view the list of candidates running to fill these seats. When available, we have provided links to the candidates’ websites and social media pages so you can learn more about their campaigns.
The question is not "will you vote?" but "can you afford not to?" Your vote has an impact.
You may choose to cast a vote for better schools, for safer streets, for better jobs in your community. No matter the reason, your vote counts. The decision is in your hands.
Go vote on May 5th!
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Can I vote May 5th?
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