One Percent for Culture

One Percent for Culture Has Overwhelming Support from NYC Elected Officials

11.5.2013

Update December 12, 2013: 75% of all the City Officials elected in 2013 support One Percent for Culture's goal of increasing the Citys financial commitment to the nonprofit cultural community to a full one percent of the municipal expense budget.

One Percent for Culture congratulates all the winners of the 2013 NYC General Election. We are also thrilled to report that more than 2/3 of all the City Officials elected in 2013 support One Percent for Culture's goal of increasing the Citys financial commitment to the nonprofit cultural community to a full one percent of the municipal expense budget. This number includes the Public Advocate Elect, Letitia James, 4 out of 5 of the Borough Presidents, and more than 70% of City Council Members.

A complete list of all the supporting NYC elected officials can be found below.




City-wide

Letitia James, Public Advocate




Borough-wide

Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President

Gale Brewer, Manhattan Borough President

Ruben Diaz, Jr., Bronx Borough President

Melinda Katz, Queens Borough President




City Council (in alphabetical order)

Maria del Carmen Arroyo, City Council Member - district 17 (Bronx)

Fernando Cabrera, City Council Member - district 14 (Bronx)

Margaret Chin, City Council Member - district 1 (Manhattan)

Andrew Cohen, City Council Member - district 11 (Bronx)

Costa Constantinides, City Council Member - district 22 (Queens)

Robert Cornegy, City Council Member - district 36 (Brooklyn)

Laurie Cumbo, City Council Member - district 35 (Brooklyn)

Inez Dickens, City Council Member - district 9 (Manhattan)

Raphael Espinal, City Council Member - district 37 (Brooklyn)

Julissa Ferreras, City Council Member - district 21(Queens)

Dan Garodnick, City Council Member - district 4 (Manhattan)

Vincent Gentile, City Council Member - district 43 (Brooklyn)

Vanessa Gibson, City Council Member - district 16 (Bronx)

Corey Johnson, City Council Member - district 3 (Manhattan)

Ben Kallos, City Council Member - district 5 (Manhattan)

Andy King, City Council Member - district 12 (Bronx)

Peter Koo, City Council Member - district 20 (Queens)

Karen Koslowitz, City Council Member - district 29 (Queens)

Rory Lancman, City Council Member - district 24 (Queens)

Brad Lander, City Council Member - district 39 (Brooklyn)

Steve Levin, City Council Member - district 33 (Brooklyn)

Mark Levine, City Council Member - district 7 (Manhattan)

Alan Maisel, City Council Member - district 46 (Brooklyn)

Melissa Mark-Viverito, City Council Member - district 8 (Manhattan/Bronx)

Darlene Mealy, City Council Member - district 41 (Brooklyn)

Carlos Menchaca, City Council Member - district 38 (Brooklyn)

Rosie Mendez, City Council Member - district 2 (Manhattan)

Daneek Miller, City Council Member - district 27 (Queens)

Annabel Palma, City Council Member - district 18 (Bronx)

Antonio Reynoso, City Council Member - district 34 (Brooklyn/Queens)

Donovan Richards, City Council Member - district 31 (Queens)

Ydanis Rodriguez, City Council Member - district 10 (Manhattan)

Helen Rosenthal, City Council Member - district 6 (Manhattan)

Ritchie Torres, City Council Member - district 15 (Bronx)

Mark Treyger, City Council Member - district 47 (Brooklyn)

Jimmy Van Bramer, City Council Member - district 26 (Queens)

Mark Weprin, City Council Member - district 23 (Queens)

Jumaane Williams, City Council Member - district 45 (Brooklyn)

Ruben Wills, City Council Member - district 28 (Queens)

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