The New York City Council passes laws that directly impact the rights of all New Yorkers. This fall, all 51 council seats will be on the ballot for election. Ensure yours is an informed vote — ask your candidates where they stand.

This guide includes questions for your candidates on policing, immigration, school discipline, privacy and free speech. Your candidate's answers will determine whether New York City is prepared to push back against Washington's anti-civil liberties agenda.

 

 

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