At the recommendation of the union’s political action team, the UFT endorses Eric Adams for the New York City mayor, Brad Lander for New York City comptroller, and Jumaane Williams for New York City public advocate; and the UFT endorses Mark Levine for the Manhattan borough president and Mark Murphy for Staten Island borough president.
The union will urge all Council members to select a woman for City Council Speaker when the new Council convenes in January 2022.
The UFT resolved that Delegate Assemblies for the 2021-22 school year will be hybrid in nature, with both in-person and remote participants.
The UFT stands in solidarity with Asians and Asian American students, educators and communities, and will continue its advocacy to ensure that they are not discriminated against, targeted or profiled.
The UFT endorses Jo Anne Simon for the Office of Brooklyn Borough President and Dweynie Esther Paul-Dorsainvil to serve as a judge on Brooklyn’s Surrogate Court.
WHEREAS, the leadership of this union urges you to vote to support Scott Stringer in the campaign to be the next Mayor of New York City; therefore, be It
RESOLVED that the UFT endorses Scott Stringer for his primary election for Office of the Mayor of the City of New York.