July 30th didn’t simply mark a new low for the 113th congress, but a new height in political irony. Going on a month now, House Speaker John Boehner has sought a new way to impede the policy goals of our President, while simultaneously aiding GOP House and Senate campaigns throughout the Nation. The solution finally came in … Continued
Category: Young Gets It Done
It’s that time of year, our 6th Annual Young Gets It Done! On WEDNESDAY August 13th join us at NYC’s hottest spot, Up & Down to celebrate fellow young progressives with 500 of your friends and elected officials! Talk to our Finance Director Alex, finance(at)gomyd(dot)com, about joining our host committee starting at $125! Tickets starting … Continued
Aside from having a fantastic name, William has been an active member of MYD for the last year. Last year, William became an elected member of the New York County Democratic Committee after petitioning on his own and collecting over 100 signatures in his election district! This past May, he represented MYD at the New … Continued
Mingle with electeds from all over the city and honor the accomplishments of 5 of New York’s most active under-35ers. If there’s one party to make this summer, this is it. Check it out and buy your ticket today.
Mark your calendars. Call your friends. Email Alex Leopold (finance[AT]gomyd.com) to join the Host Committee. The biggest event of the year is just around the corner- buy your tickets today.
President Obama has declared this Saturday 1/19/2013 a National Day of Service. What will you be doing to serve your community? Join Respond and Rebuild in the Rockaways! Get down and dirty–demo and mold abatement is fun! For more information and to sign up for the event: http://action.2013pic.org/page/event/detail/nationaldayofservicecommunityresilience/4jvdg There are 3 options for transportation: 1. … Continued
Celebrating Our Top 5 Leaders Under 35 EVENT INFO Wednesday, August 22nd 7:00PM – 11:00PM @ 1 Oak Night Club 453 West 17th Street ADMISSION Buy your tickets via Act Blue: https://secure.actblue.com/page/ygid4 See who’s going on Facebook! The Honorees Sean Eldridge Sean Eldridge is an investor and political activist. He is the president of Hudson … Continued
Chris Cilliza posted a really interesting article today on the role of the youth vote in 2008 – read here. He makes the point that youth turnout was not actually substantially greater in 2008 than in the last few elections – but it was very important because Obama won it by such a huge … Continued
Last night over 200 people packed Simyone Lounge to honor 5 amazing young people at MYD’s 3rd Annual ‘Young Gets It Done’ Awards. We were joined by veritable who’s who of New York City politics, including Scott Stringer, Bill Thompson, John Liu and many other fantastic guests! Our honorees were introduced by members of the … Continued