UPCOMING EVENTS:
POLITICS IN THE PARK

12-1PM, Saturday, June 20, 2020

Come on out and talk to Jordan in person (6 feet away)

in Cortland Farmers Market!

He will be happy to discuss any issues

and get to know you! 

Candidate Forum for Assembly District 125

Organizer: The Institute of Politics and Global Affairs at Cornell University

Date: Thursday, June 11
Time: 7-9PM

PAST EVENTS

COMMUNITY CLEAN-UP

May 24, 2020

Jordan noticed trash along the streets outside his house, so he decided to clean up the community. He hopes to organize another community clean up. Join Jordan for the next community clean up!

THIRD TOMPKINS COUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE

CANDIDATE FORUM

June 9, 2020

In this forum, Jordan discusses various issues including police brutality, affordable housing, social justice and climate change and etc.

FIRST TOMPKINS COUNTY

DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE

CANDIDATE FORUM

April 7, 2020

Watch this video to see Jordan's answers to the following questions:

00:06 Opening statement

3:24 What would be your priorities for a recovery plan to rebuild from the COVID-19 crisis?

4:36 How would you prepare our communities for climate change and address economic, social, and racial inequalities?

5:47 What can you do to address the economic challenges essential workers face in Tompkins County? 7:14 Will you share your position on vaccination?

8:55 Do you support the New York Health Act?

10:26 Will funding for school be one of your priorities? 

12:03 What do you think about the 2019 bail reform laws?

13:37 Do you support legalizing marijuana? Yes or no?

14:42 Closing statement

CORONAVIRUS 

PROGRESSIVE POLICY RESPONSE

March 30, 2020

Jordan discusses a few critical steps that New York State must take in response to the Coronavirus crisis:

1. Protection of jobs

2. Rent forgiveness

CORONAVIRUS AND

THE NEED FOR FEDERAL ACTION

March 23, 2020

Jordan discusses the critical need for strong federal action to deal with the coronoavirus crisis:

 

1. No corporate bailout. No stock buybacks

 

2. National unemployment insurance: A relief package geared towards workers

3. Protect healthcare workers and produce medical supplies

4. National paid sick leave

5. Loan foregiveness

CRITICAL STEPS

NEW YORK STATE MUST TAKE

March 22, 2020

Jordan discusses a few critical steps that New York State must take in response to the Coronavirus crisis:

1. Oppose Medicaid cuts

2. Don't push Medicaid costs onto local governments

3. Extend and make permanent the Millionaires Tax

SECOND TOMPKINS COUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE

CANDIDATE FORUM

May 27, 2020

This forum highlights Jordan's extensive experience, knowledge, and deep understanding of the complex workings of the NYS legislature.

 

As we enter a very difficult time due to COVID-19, my expertise, zero learning curve in Albany, and long-time working relationships will be more important than ever.

©2020 by Jordan A. Lesser.