New York women have given the country great political leaders

Victories for New York Women


From the clan mothers of the Iroquois Confederacy, who chose the tribal leaders, to Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton hosting the Women’s Rights Convention in Seneca Falls, to Sojourner Truth, emancipated in 1827, urging equal rights for all.

US Congress

Hon. Kirsten Gillibrand
Hon. Yvette Clark
Hon. Nita Lowey
Hon. Carolyn Maloney
Hon. Grace Meng
Hon. Kathleen Rice
Hon. Louise Slaughter
Hon. Nydia M. Velazquez

New York State Senate

Hon. Liz Krueger
Hon. Velmanette Montgomery
Hon. Roxanne Persaud
Hon. Diane J. Savino
Hon. Toby Ann Stavisky
Hon. Andrea Stewart-Cousins

New York City

Hon. Letitia James
Hon. Gale Brewer
Hon. Melinda Katz
Hon. Melissa Mark-Viverito

New York State Assembly

Hon. Carmen E. Arroyo
Hon. Didi Barrett
Hon. Rodneyse Bichotte
Hon. Vivian E. Cook
Hon. Maritza Davila
Hon. Pat Fahy
Hon. Sandy Galef
Hon. Deborah J. Glick
Hon. Aileen M. Gunther
Hon. Earlene Hooper
Hon. Ellen Jaffee
Hon. Kimberly Jean-Pierre
Hon. Latoya Joyner
Hon. Barbara Lifton
Hon. Donna Lupardo
Hon. Shelley Mayer
Hon. Catherine Nolan
Hon. Amy Paulin
Hon. Crystal D. Peoples-Stokes
Hon. Linda Rosenthal
Hon. Nily Rozic
Hon. Addie Jenne Russell
Hon. Rebecca Seawright
Hon. Michaelle C. Solages
Hon. Jo Anne Simon
Hon. Aravella Simotas
Hon. Michele R. Titus
Hon. Latrice Walker
Hon. Helene E. Weinstein
Hon. Carrie Woerner

Upstate Leaders

Hon. Stephanie Miner, Mayor of Syracuse
Hon. Kathy Sheehan, Mayor of Albany
Hon. Ann Thane, Mayor of Amsterdam
Hon. Lovely A. Warren, Mayor of Rochester
Hon. Joanne Yepsen, Mayor of Saratoga Springs

District Attorneys

Hon. Leanne Moser, Lewis County
Hon. Sandra Doorley, Monroe County
Hon. Gwen Wilkinson, Tompkins County

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