Seven candidates compete for Grodenchik’s seat in the pseudo-burbs of Eastern Queens. More than anyone else in the field, veteran government official Debra Markell, the district manager in Community Board 2, is courting the moderate vote.
Queens, NY – Candidate for City Council (CD-23) Debra Markell picks up key endorsement from the Asian American Alliance of New York (AAANY) in a press conference on Saturday, January 30. A conglomerate advocacy group of Asian-American interests in New York City, the organization is composed of the South Asian American Political Action Committee, New York City Residents Alliance, South Asian Advisory Council, Pakistani Americans of North America, Black Car Limousine Workers Union, and Queens Resident and Voters Coalition.
Queens, NY- NY State Assemblywoman Cathy Nolan (AD-37) proudly endorsed Debra Markell in her race for City Council. Highlighting her experience, Assemblywoman Nolan named Markell as having the necessary leadership style needed to guide New York through Covid-19.
Queens, NY- Congressman Thomas Suozzi (NY-3) becomes the latest to endorse Community District Manager Debra Markell in her race for City Council in the 23rd Council District. Markell, one of the earliest supporters of Congressman Suozzi, receives the endorsement in a crowded field of candidates for the vacant position. Congressman Suozzi highlighted Markell’s long career in public service in his decision.