The Governmental Operations Committee of the NY City Council will NOT hold a hearing on HAVA Compliance on April 3. Our hearing on HAVA Compliance and new voting technology is now TENTATIVELY scheduled for Friday April 28
Please make phone calls today to support Resolution 131 for paper ballots/optical scanners and against electronic voting in NYC
1. Current Sponsors of Resolution 131 — Thank these sponsors!
Arroyo, Maria Del Carmen
Barron, Charles (Lead Sponsor)
Clarke, Yvette D.
Foster, Helen D.
Gonzalez, Sara M.
Sanders, Jr., James
2. Please call your own city council member
a. who is your council member?
b. Message: Please sponsor Resolution 131 or tell me why you are hesitating!
(Please send an email with their objections to admin[at]wheresthepaper.org)
3. Council Leadership
Message: Please sponsor Resolution 131 or tell me why you are hesitating!
(Please send an email with their objections to
Speaker Christine Quinn, 212-788-7210
Majority Leader Joel Rivera, 212-788-6966
Deputy Majority Leader Bill deBlasio, 212-788-6969
Deputy Majority Leader Lewis Fidler, 212-788-7286
Majority Whip Leroy Comrie, 212-788-7084
4. Governmental Operations Committee
Message: Please sponsor Resolution 131, and vote it out of committee so the entire council can consider it.
Simcha Felder (Chairman), 718-853-2704
Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., 212-788-7069
Inez E. Dickens, 212-788-7397
Erik Martin Dilan, 212-788-7284
Domenic M. Recchia, Jr., 212-788-7045
Larry B. Seabrook, 212-788-6873
Peter F. Vallone, Jr., 212-788-6963
5. Phone calls are needed!!!
Letters are also helpful — would you like us to send letters for you?
Please send your name, address, and phone to
Chair, Task Force on Election Integrity,