Schumer’s endorsement is significant as other party leaders in the state refuse to support the Democratic candidate.
An interview with India Walton, the socialist who could soon be Buffalo’s next mayor.
Jay Jacobs made the remarks when asked why he and other New York Democrats have refused to support Walton’s candidacy.
India Walton has strong grassroots support, but Byron Brown has consolidated the support of some powerful unions.
Mayor Byron Brown and much of the political establishment have refused to accept his defeat to socialist India Walton.
It’s a sobering reminder that establishment Democrats often go to great lengths to preserve power and isolate the left.
Shontel Brown voted in 2017 to award a company closely affiliated with her partner $17 million in contracts.
India Walton will need to win over labor and outmaneuver entrenched party machines to exercise the power to govern.
Progressive Black women poised to win elections are facing intense opposition from Democrats backed by corporate money.
Mayor Byron Brown has used Trumpist tactics to question the legitimacy of mayoral candidate India Walton’s clear win.