New York, NY (PRWEB) May 03, 2013
Pace University, in partnership with the National Organization for Women New York City Chapter (NOW-NYC), will host back to back forums featuring candidates for mayor on Tues., May 7 at 7 p.m.
Joyce Purnick, political analyst and former New York Times city columnist and author of “Mike Bloomberg: Money, Power and Politics,” will moderate. The event is free and open to the public.
Democrats - Bill de Blasio, John Liu, Christine Quinn, Bill Thompson.
Republicans - John Catsimatidis, Joe Lhota.
Independent - Adolfo Carrión Jr.
NOTE: Press should RSVP to Brielle(at)nownyc(dot)org and wcaldwell(at)pace(dot)edu.
Due to the high volume of expected attendees (roughly 700), seats are first-come, first-served. Doors will open at 6:45 p.m. Attendees will not be permitted into the theater with signs, luggage, backpacks, duffel bags, or laptops. Media admission is by valid press pass. Working press may bring laptops and other equipment.
Where: Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University, One Pace Plaza, entrance at 3 Spruce Street, NY, NY, across from City Hall.
When: Tues., May 7, at 7 p.m.
Hosted By: The National Organization for Women – New York City, Pace University and
the Women’s and Gender Studies Department at Pace.
Subways: N,R,4,5,6 to City Hall, 2,3 to Park Pl., J,Z to Fulton
Forum Co-Sponsors: AAUW NYS, AAUW Empire State Virtual Branch, Equality Now, Hollaback, League of Women Voters of the City of New York, Ms. Foundation for Women, National Association of Female Executives, National Council of Jewish Women – NY, New York Women’s Agenda, United Neighborhood Houses, Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York, Women’s City Club, YWCA of Brooklyn, YWCA of the City of New York, YWCA of Queens.