The Latest from Jeff

We pay in to social security, but don't receive all the benefits we should from it. Our tax dollars go to supporting the National Institute of Health to research and develop life-saving drugs, but the cost of pharmaceuticals is sky-rocketing. I joined Jim Langan on...

Yesterday in Albany I stood with the fearless protesters rallying outside John Faso's latest closed-door, big $ fundraiser. Our no-show Congressman refuses to meet with his constituents but has no trouble finding the time to hold private fundraisers with any number of undisclosed donors. It's...

Calling all registered Democrats in New York’s 19th Congressional District! It’s time for you to join us to make this movement a reality! Petition season is here. We need all registered Democrats in NY19 to sign to put Jeff’s name on the ballot in the June 26...

I watched the State of the Union address this week and couldn’t help thinking about the State of our District. The President bragged about low unemployment rates as if that meant all was well. The problem here is the quality of jobs, not their number. We...

Today we're releasing a video that tells the story of my career and our campaign for a better future here in New York. I’m a local teacher, a father and a former U.S. diplomat who believes our government should be built on people power, not corporate...

Here's what I had to say at the party we threw to celebrate our endorsement by Justice Democrats. For those who were there and those who couldn't make it, there are still things to celebrate this holiday season and there will be something bigger come...

Congress just passed a tax bill that hurts us badly and I want you to know how we are fighting back. Make no mistake: this tax bill puts us deep into debt only to transfer trillions of dollars to corporations and the ultra-rich.  They did it...

Big news. The future of the Democratic Party and our country are at stake in NY-19. That's why the national organization Justice Democrats just endorsed our campaign as the right choice to take the political revolution to Washington. We're a true grassroots campaign that is...

Did you move here from NYC to run? No. Do you work here with your family? I do. Are you tied to corporate America? No. This "proud deplorable" took my sign in sheet and became a volunteer....

Here's a snapshot of the remarkable citizens driving this movement for change in #NY19. I went out to a recent #FasoFriday in Kingston and saw friends old and new, all driven by different outrages to push for one goal: winning back our seat in Congress...