‘Demonican’ seeks to replace Rangel | Capital New York


In his report about Bronx Assemblyman Nelson Castro‘s support for state Senator Adriano Espaillat‘s challenge to Rep. Charlie Rangel, Capital New York blogger Azi Paybaragh included a typo that many Rangel supporters may agree is an apt description of Sen. Espaillat.

State Senator Adriano Espaillat, a Demonican-American (sic) Democrat, is circulating petitions to get on the ballot against 21-term congressman Charlie Rangel. One of the elected officials who appears on Espaillat’s petitions as a member of his Committee to Fill Vacancies is Assemblyman Nelson Castro of the Bronx, whose district slightly overlaps with the newly drawn lines of the Rangel district.

Read the rest here – Castro on why it’s time for Espaillat to replace Rangel: ‘It’s a totally different Harlem’ | Capital New York.

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A former state legislator turned NY Post editorial board member, thought-leader, public affairs consultant and commentator, columnist and blogger. Michael has appeared on Al Jazeera America Tonight, NY1/Inside City Hall, FoxNews.com LIVE, YNN/Capital Tonight, The Brian Lehrer Show, The Fred Dicker Show, The Capitol Press Room, and The Daily Show. His op-eds have appeared in the NY Post, City and State, The Legislative Gazette, Bronx Times, The Troy Record, Buffalo News, and the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. To schedule speaking engagements, email MBenjamin9@optimum.net.
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