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Team Lander · [email protected]
September 17, 2021 at 4:16 PM

for an economy that works for all of us

  A decade ago today, organizers pitched tents in the heart of the global financial capital with a clear message: we are the 99%. Brad showed up to that fight to transform our economy into one that works for all of us, supporting organizing at Occupy Wall Street and fighting in the City C…
Chris Walsh, Lander for NYC · [email protected]
September 14, 2021 at 3:25 PM

we have an update!

  We hope you saw the news that we are planning a special event with Senator Schumer on October 14th. We’re now officially one month out from this big event and are eager to share that we’ve locked in a great location where we can gather safely to celebrate and support Brad ahead of the ge…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
September 13, 2021 at 2:53 PM

COVID-19: Back to School

COVID-19: Back to School The new school year always brings some uncertainty, even trepidation. This year far more than most. But there’s a magic aura of potential, too.  View this email in your browser Dear John For th…
Lily Zhou, Lander for NYC · [email protected]
September 10, 2021 at 2:26 PM

have we met yet, John?

  My name is Lily and I’m the field director for Brad’s general election campaign. For those of you who I didn’t yet meet out petitioning in a park or on a Zoom text bank in the spring, I wanted to introduce myself and our plans to talk to New Yorkers all over the city this fall. Did you …
Team Lander · [email protected]
September 9, 2021 at 8:03 PM

Coming soon to a neighborhood near you!

Next week, Brad is kicking off a citywide listening tour   Next week, Brad is kicking off a citywide listening tour -- to hear directly from New Yorkers about your goals for our city’s shared future. We’re excited to hit the road next week for the first listening session in Washington Heig…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
September 4, 2021 at 2:00 PM

Resources for Hurricane Ida Recovery

Resources for Hurricane Ida Recovery Please be in touch if you need assistance. Enclosed is a list of local resources.    View this email in your browser Dear John Hurricane Ida hit our area hard, bringing dangerous fl…
LanderforNYC.com · [email protected]
September 3, 2021 at 7:11 PM

t-shirts, hats, etc - check out the campaign store

Organizing is all about relationships, and one great way to start a conversation with neighbors who share similar values is wearing political campaign merch. We wanted to make sure you saw that we launched a Team Lander campaign store this week. Grab some campaign gear and be sure to talk t…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
September 2, 2021 at 5:40 PM

We weren’t ready for this storm

  There was water in my ground level bedroom last night, and probably many of yours too. We walked into the office this morning to a leaking ceiling and pools of water on computers and desks. Last night NYC broke the rainfall record – set only just last week – with more than 3.15 inches o…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
September 1, 2021 at 9:14 PM

COVID-19: FDA approval, mandates, and more

COVID-19: FDA approval, mandates, and more As we approach the fall, the last few weeks have been filled with updates and changes  View this email in your browser Dear John I hope that you are enjoying the last hurrah o…
Team Lander · [email protected]
August 31, 2021 at 7:10 PM

the hottest pop up in NYC is open now!

NOW OPEN Brad Lander’s Campaign Store! shop now Looking for a way to show support for a progressive NYC? No matter if you are a campaign donor, supporter, or volunteer, kick your support up a notch with some official Team Lander campaign merchandise. Campaign merch is a wonderful organi…
MaryKatherine Michiels-Kibler, Lander for NYC · [email protected]
August 28, 2021 at 8:37 PM

save the date

Senator Schumer is joining Brad for a special event in October   It’s not even Labor Day yet, but this fall is already going to be very busy. That’s why we wanted to give you an early heads up about a special event we are planning with Brad and Senator Schumer on October 14. Be one of the …
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 25, 2021 at 7:45 PM

setting the priorities

  John - Thank you for helping me have a strong showing for our reporting deadline on Monday! Thanks to you, we are using every opportunity we have to show the strength of the progressive movement in NY. To celebrate that movement and build towards the future together we gathered with Pub…
Lander, Brad · [email protected]
August 23, 2021 at 11:15 PM

message for John

One of the things I am most grateful for is how this community shows up. No matter the challenge, you come together to support each other, confront injustice, and build a movement for change bigger than ourselves. We won in June because you showed up for me. None of it would have been poss…
Chris Walsh, Lander HQ · [email protected]
August 23, 2021 at 6:20 PM

bring the dog the ball

You really liked this gif last month so bringing it back for an encore. Just in case I need to make this clear, the ball is our financial reporting goal and the dog is Team Lander. Every dollar you give to our deadline tonight will bring that ball one step closer and more in reach. We ar…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 23, 2021 at 2:35 PM

i can’t do it alone

Winning transformative change for our city isn’t something I can do by myself. Not as just one council member, and not as NYC’s next Comptroller either. To change the status quo and take bold steps towards a future in which every New Yorker has safe and stable housing, quality education, b…
Chris Walsh, Lander for NYC · [email protected]
August 22, 2021 at 6:10 PM

raising the flag

  I’m here because I believe in Brad. I know he’s a critical leader that will bring progressive values to the Comptroller office. As Brad’s campaign manager, it’s my job to track the budget and raise the flag when I think we are falling short. Well, here it goes: Monday night is our next…
Team Lander · [email protected]
August 21, 2021 at 8:15 PM

📈 progressive movement in NYC

John, Brad’s primary win in June was clear proof that the progressive movement is strong in NYC. Now it’s up to us to ensure we don’t miss a beat and use every opportunity to show our momentum. Our next chance to send a clear message of support for Brad’s leadership and our shared goals is …
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 21, 2021 at 4:10 PM

will I see you Monday?

I wanted to make sure you saw we are having a picnic on Monday and you are invited. I truly hope to see you there! Here's the link to secure your spot on the list: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/jw-bl-aug-bbq - Brad     Brad’s team has been working hard planning a picnic to celebrate an…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 20, 2021 at 7:45 PM

two truths and a lie

Let's play a game...  Most New York voters are registered as Democrats. (truth) My victory in the primary was proof that progressive values are winning values. (truth) My campaign can coast to victory in November without running a campaign. Yes, the last one is the lie. We have three o…
Picnic w/ Team Lander · [email protected]
August 20, 2021 at 3:40 PM

John + Brad + Jumaane

Brad’s team has been working hard planning a picnic to celebrate and sustain NYC’s progressive future. We want John to join us! RSVP HERE August 23rd is our most critical financial reporting deadline of the general election so Brad is hoping you will join and help us have a strong showi…
Council Member Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 19, 2021 at 4:14 PM

COVID-19: NYC Needs an Urgent Focus Now on Reopening Schools Safely & Supportively

COVID-19: NYC Needs an Urgent Focus Now on Reopening Schools Safely & Supportively High quality, safe, in-person learning, with strong social & emotional support, must be our goal for the fall. Here’s how we get there. View this email in your browser …
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 18, 2021 at 4:20 PM

picnic with me

When we ask, you deliver. Thank you to everyone who has shown up again and again to make confronting the climate crisis a top priority and elect leaders who will follow through with action. The challenges we are facing, locally and around the world, are daunting. But we can turn crisis i…
Chris Walsh, Lander for NYC · [email protected]
August 17, 2021 at 4:50 PM

Brad is the one

It’s normal to become jaded working in politics. For me, I especially feel this way when we have year after year of inaction on the climate crisis. I can tell you honestly that Brad renews my faith in elected leaders. I have all the confidence in the world that Brad will hold to the prom…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 13, 2021 at 8:29 PM

Backpacks for all!

Backpacks for all! As kids head back to school and return to in person instruction, let’s help them make it the awesome experience it should be  View this email in your browser Dear John We are approaching a monumental…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 13, 2021 at 6:56 PM

climate action + NYC Comptroller

The window for slowing and reversing the most destructive impacts of climate change is narrowing. That was the takeaway from the annual IPCC report that came out this week, setting off alarm bells that the world is burning and the need for bolder action has never been more urgent. NYC c…
Lander HQ · [email protected]
August 12, 2021 at 5:46 PM

when will we see you?

The last year and a half has renewed our appreciation for spending time with community, connecting with new people, and working together to push for progress. Brad and the whole team wanted to take a moment to share with you a few ways you can get involved and reconnect with our community…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 10, 2021 at 6:05 PM

Andrew Cuomo's resignation

We’ve known for months that it was time for Andrew Cuomo to go. And now faced with his impending impeachment, he announced his resignation as Governor of New York. Thank you to Lindsey Boylan, Charlotte Bennett, Anna Ruch, Ana Liss, Alyssa McGrath, Virginia Limmiatis, Brittany Commisso, …
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 10, 2021 at 3:00 PM

Impeachment now

We know that Andrew Cuomo will only resign once his impeachment is imminent. The release of Attorney General James’s independent review last week made it abundantly clear that Andrew Cuomo is a serial harasser who has broken state and federal laws. He shouldn't be in office any longer, …
Team Lander · [email protected]
August 7, 2021 at 12:16 PM

Can we send you a sticker?

Chip in now we'll send you a sticker to show your support for Brad. Dear John, We know, we know, the Primary election JUST happened. BUT NYC’s General Elections are already around the corner.  Chip in TODAY to help Brad and we’ll send you our new sticker to show your support! You may have see…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 5, 2021 at 12:11 PM

John, can I introduce you to someone I know you’ll be excited to meet?

Years ago, I met Rana Abdelhamid. Today, she’s running for Congress, and I’ve been on her team since day one. John, good morning! You may know me as a New York City Council member, a community organizer, and as New York City’s Democratic Nominee for Comptroller — but what you may not know is t…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
August 4, 2021 at 8:08 PM

Ady Barkan is “not going quietly.” Will you join me to listen?

Ady Barkan is one of my most cherished friends in the world and a profound inspiration in my life. Ady and I have been organizing together for a long time -- we worked together to win paid sick days for all New Yorkers, to end stop-and-frisk, and to create Local Progress, a national network of Cit…
Chris Walsh (Campaign Manager) · [email protected]
July 31, 2021 at 10:43 PM


I just checked our fundraising, and thanks to 110 of you, we are so close to hitting our goal. Can you help us finish this month out strong? John, I just checked our fundraising, and thanks to 110 of you, we are so close to hitting our goal. All we need is 28 $25 donations to hit our goal. C…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 31, 2021 at 7:14 PM

Can I count on you?

Chris just updated me that we only need 48 more $25 donations to hit our goal! Can we count on you to help us close the gap? John, Chris just updated me that since he reached out to you this morning we’ve received 90 donations from supporters invested in a just recovery for all of New York Ci…
Chris Walsh (Campaign Manager) · [email protected]
July 31, 2021 at 3:09 PM

John you can make the difference.

We are just 138 donations from hitting our end of month fundraising goal and we need your help. John, With your help, last month we sent a strong message that progressive values are winning values when Brad won the nomination for Comptroller. Now we face the next step in securing a just recov…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 30, 2021 at 1:42 PM

Subject: COVID-19: New mandates

Subject: COVID-19: New mandates As the Delta variant spreads, the key is stronger steps to get people vaccinated. But reinstated public indoor mask requirements are needed now, too.  View this email in your browser Dea…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 29, 2021 at 7:36 PM

Ending stop-and-frisk

Today I joined Communities United for Police Reform for a rally to announce a new legal step in the fight to fully end abusive policing. John, Change happens in many ways. To address the most pernicious problems, we often need multiple strategies at once.  That’s what we have done in the fight…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 27, 2021 at 7:02 PM

What we learned from you

Here are some of your priorities for our city’s recovery that you shared with us in response to our survey. John, Closing the income gap. Addressing our city's vulnerabilities to climate change related weather events like flooding. Helping get homeless New Yorkers off the streets and into perm…
Team Lander · [email protected]
July 26, 2021 at 2:08 PM

John can you take Brad’s survey to help set our priorities?

Share your thoughts on what our city needs for a just recovery today ==>> John, Summer is, hopefully for many of you, a time for rest, relaxation, and resetting.  For us, this summer is a chance to reset a little as we celebrate our win in the primary, gear up for the general election for…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 21, 2021 at 4:01 PM

It’s time for a serious conversation about vaccine requirements

As Covid-19 cases rise again, I think the time has come to consider requiring vaccination (or a recent negative Covid test) for some activities and jobs. John, Yesterday, the Mayor announced that City health workers will be required to get vaccinated by September.  As Covid-19 cases rise again…
Team Lander · [email protected]
July 20, 2021 at 3:45 PM

We’re gearing up for a fight in November

Did you know that we have not just one, but THREE opponents on the ballot facing Brad this fall? John, Did you know that we have not just one, but THREE opponents on the ballot facing Brad this fall? There’s a Republican, a Conservative, and a Libertarian all gearing up to push back against Br…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 18, 2021 at 4:45 PM


Helping our city get ready to confront the climate crisis will be a top priority for me as Comptroller. John, Catastrophic floods in Germany. Power lines downed by wildfires in California. Record high temperatures threatening crops and farm workers in Oregon.  The last few weeks we have seen a…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 16, 2021 at 5:38 PM

Summer is rising in our schools. But are we getting ready for fall?

Summer is rising in our schools. But are we getting ready for fall? What the new budget means for schools -- and what we need to be doing now to jumpstart the new school year this fall  View this email in your browser …
Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 15, 2021 at 10:35 PM

What does a just recovery look like for your neighborhood?

I want to hear your priorities and ideas for how we can build strong neighborhoods and a more equitable economy. John, Thanks to you, and so many of our neighbors, I’m heading to a general election in November.  For the next few months, my top priority is helping our city deliver an economic r…
Team Lander · [email protected]
July 13, 2021 at 5:20 PM

Brad’s first radio interview as Comptroller-Nominee

Listen to Brad’s interview on The Brian Lehrer Show today John, This morning, Brad was on WNYC’s The Brian Lehrer Show to talk about his election, plans for NYC’s future, and reforming the dysfunctional Board of Elections.   He talked about our priorities for the next few months: making sure t…
Team Lander · [email protected]
July 11, 2021 at 11:11 PM

Re: This is what tonight’s deadline means for us:

Just a few hours left before our first deadline of the general election campaign Hi John, We wanted to make sure you saw Chris’ email earlier today about our first fundraising deadline of our general election campaign.  We need your help to win in November and make sure that Brad Lander is the …
Chris, Lander for NYC · [email protected]
July 11, 2021 at 4:15 PM

This is what tonight’s deadline means for us:

Our first public filing deadline of the general election is TONIGHT John, It took a few weeks to count the primary votes, but now the general election is already coming up fast.  Brad will be on another crowded ballot in November, as the Democratic nominee for NYC Comptroller facing opponents …
Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 10, 2021 at 7:11 PM

NYC’s infrastructure is not ready for the climate crisis

It doesn't take an audit to know that we must get to work ASAP on speeding up climate resiliency John, If you got the flash flood warning on your phone this week or saw the videos of New Yorkers wading through waist high flood waters in subway stations, then you know the truth:   NYC’s infra…
Council Member Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 9, 2021 at 5:21 PM

How do we budget for a just & durable recovery?

How do we budget for a just & durable recovery? The NYC Council passed the budget last week View this email in your browser Dear Neighbor,  Last week, the City Council passed the New York City budget for Fiscal Yea…
Team Lander · [email protected]
July 8, 2021 at 1:45 PM

Brad's birthday

Will you join us in wishing Brad a very happy birthday? John, Today is Brad’s birthday! Will you join us in wishing Brad a very happy birthday? Click here to add your name to Brad’s card, and include a special message if you like. To be honest, this week has already been pretty great for B…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
July 7, 2021 at 12:01 AM

We did it!

With the vast majority of absentee votes counted, our lead has grown to 24,685 and we’re confident that I will be the Democratic nominee for New York City Comptroller. John, We ran a campaign rooted in the idea that we can have bold, progressive local government that delivers for its people. …