Post Tagged with: "City Council District 38"

Chris Miao campaigning in Sunset Park. (Photo via World Journal)

Carlos Menchaca Has a Chinese Challenger

Brooklyn, East Asian, Elections 2017 June 9, 2017 at 5:00 pm

World Journal interviews attorney Chris Miao, the Shanghai-born contender for District 38, Council member Carlos Menchaca’s seat.

Carlos Menchaca, chair of the Committee on Immigration of the New York City Council, addresses a New York Immigration Coalition briefing, with Suzanne Robinson Davis of the Bedford-Stuyvesant Family Health Center standing behind him. (Photo by Alex Ayala for Voices of NY)

Re-Election Campaign Ahead for Menchaca

Brooklyn, Government February 15, 2017 at 4:57 pm

Kings County Politics looks at the potential competition for City Council member Carlos Menchaca, who is up for re-election this year, and those campaigning against him.

Voting on How to Spend Money

Voting on How to Spend Money

Asian, Brooklyn, In the News, Politics April 7, 2014 at 5:19 pm

Participatory budgeting is getting a boost as more City Council members encourage residents of their district to vote on how to spend discretionary municipal funds, Open City reports.

Paul Vallone, Carlos Menchaca & Margaret Chin (Photos via Facbeook)

Real Estate PAC Gets Mixed Results in Elections

Elections 2013, Featured Posts, Labor, Voices' Picks September 24, 2013 at 7:58 am

Jobs for New York flooded 22 City Council races with cash but not all returned victories.

(Photo by Pamela Granda)

Menchaca Becomes First Mex-Am. Elected in NYC

Brooklyn, Elections 2013, Featured Posts, LGBTQ, Mexican, Voices' Picks September 11, 2013 at 11:28 am

Carlos Menchaca beats three-term incumbent in Brooklyn to become city’s first Mexican-American elected official.

(Photo by Humberto Arellano via El Diario-La Prensa)

Brooklyn Candidate Vies to Become First Mexican-American Councilman

Elections 2013, In the News, Latino, LGBTQ, Mexican, Politics June 11, 2013 at 5:26 pm

After observing a lack of assistance from elected officials in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Carlos Menchaca decided to run for a City Council seat in northern Brooklyn, reports El Diario-La Prensa.