Candidates for the special election next week to replace Sheldon Silver are looking for volunteers.The campaign of Alice Cancel (D) is looking for help on election day (Tuesday, April 19) handing out flyers at polling sites. If you are interested, go to campaign headquarters at 34 Monroe Street to sign up, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Lester Chang (R) has a signup form on his website with a few volunteer options, including Walk in the District for Lester Chang, Volunteer to Get Out The Vote, and Be a Poll Worker. The local organizer for Yuh-Line Niou (WFP) sent me a more detailed message to share with cooperators. The campaign is organizing phone banks and door-to-door campaigning on the following days:
- Friday, April 15th, 12pm – 9pm
- Saturday, April 16th, 12pm – 9pm
- Sunday, April 17th, 12pm – 9pm
- Monday, April 18th, 12pm – 9pm
- Election Day — Tuesday, April 19th, 6am – 9pm
If you’re interested, contact Coop Village Organizer David Weinberg at 917-232-4917 or email him at email@example.com for more information and to schedule a time to volunteer.