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Political Endorsements

The UFT has issued the following endorsements for New York City local candidates in the March 23, 2021, special election; the June 22, 2021, primary election; and the Nov. 2, 2021, general election.

Bronx special election on March 23, 2021

Office District Candidate
City Council 11 Eric Dinowitz*
City Council 15 Ischia Bravo

*UFT member

Primary election on June 22, 2021

Manhattan

Office District Candidate
City Council 1 Jenny Low
City Council 2 Carlina Rivera
City Council 3 Erik Bottcher
City Council 4 Keith Powers
City Council 5 Julie Menin
City Council 6 Gale Brewer
City Council 8 Diana Ayala

Bronx

Office District Candidate
City Council 8 Diana Ayala
City Council 12 Kevin Riley
City Council 13 Mark Gjonaj
City Council 14 Pierina Sanchez
City Council 16 Althea Stevens
City Council 18 Amanda Farias

Queens

Office District Candidate
Borough President Queens Donovan Richards
City Council 20 Sandra Ung
City Council 21 Francisco Moya
City Council 22 Tiffany Caban
City Council 24 James Gennaro
City Council 25 Sheker Krishnan
City Council 28 Adrienne Adams
City Council 29 Lynn Schulman
City Council 30 Robert Holden
City Council 32 Michael Scala

Brooklyn

Office District Candidate
City Council 33 Lincoln Restler
City Council 34 Jennifer Gutierrez
City Council 35 Crystal Hudson
City Council 36 Henry Butler
City Council 37 Darma Diaz
City Council 38 Alexa Aviles
City Council 39 Briget Rein*
City Council 40 Josue "Josh" Pierre
City Council 41 Alicka Ampry-Samuel
City Council 42 Nikki Lucas
City Council 43 Justin Brannan
City Council 44 Kalman Yeger
City Council 45 Farah Louis
City Council 46 Shirley Paul
City Council 47 Ari Kagan
City Council 48 Steven Saperstein*

*UFT member

Staten Island

Office District Candidate
City Council 49 Amoy Barnes

 

General election on Nov. 2, 2021

Office District Candidate
District Attorney Brooklyn Eric Gonzalez