Our 2018 Endorsed Candidates

IND makes endorsement for every race within the 52nd Assembly District. After hearing from each candidate for office, IND members are able to vote in endorsement meetings. Below are the results of our 2018 endorsements:

Statewide Races

  • Andrew Cuomo for Governor
  • Kathy Hochul for Lt. Governor
  • Thomas DiNapoli for Comptroller
  • Letitia James for Attorney General

State Senate Races

  • Zellnor Myrie for District 20
  • Kevin Parker for District 21
  • Velmanette Montgomery for District 25
  • Brian Kavanagh for District 26


  • Jo Anne Simon for District 52

District Leader

  • Anne Swern
  • Josh Skaller


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