Westchester County Legislator and Majority Leader Catherine Borgia Announces Support for Ken Jenkins

Board of Legislators Majority Leader Catherine Borgia today announced her enthusiastic endorsement of Ken Jenkins for County Executive and appealed to fellow Democrats to do the same.

"Our County Executive oversees our economy, our public safety funds, immigration, and transportation infrastructure. He decides on the condition of the roads, and the number of cops on the street. This is the highest office in the County, and it demands someone with the drive, experience, and energy to do it well. Ken is that person." - Legislator Catherine Borgia (D-9: Cortlandt, Croton-On-Hudson, Ossining, Briarcliff Manor, and Peekskill

David N. Dinkins, 106th Mayor, New York City endorses Ken Jenkins for Westchester County Executive

Former New York City Mayor, and the first and only African-American Mayor, David Dinkins, today announced his enthusiastic endorsement of Ken Jenkins for Westchester County Executive. 

"Ken Jenkins is unwavering in his willingness to take on the toughest fights. His steadfast determination and advocacy on behalf of working families is exemplary. I stand behind him in his mission to engage the people of Westchester County in their government process. If we learned anything from the 2016 election, it is that Democrats need to work together to do more at every level to engage citizens to vote. Ken's dedication to effecting positive change in his community will certainly help to activate more residents to participate in local elections." - David N. Dinkins, 106th Mayor of New York City

Yonkers Democratic City Committee Endorses Ken Jenkins for County Executive

The Yonkers Democratic City Committee has thrown their enthusiastic support behind Ken Jenkins for Westchester County Executive.

"Ken is the very picture of what a public official should be. He is a smart, dedicated legislator who has proven, time and time again, that he has what it takes to beat Astorino and put Westchester back on track. Today, more than ever, we need a leader that will create opportunities for ALL its residents, [and] Ken is a strong advocate for the people of Yonkers, and all the people of Westchester County." - Tom Meier, Sr., Chair of the Yonkers Democrats

White Plains Councilwoman Nadine Hunt-Robinson Endorses Ken Jenkins for County Executive

White Plains Councilwoman Nadine Hunt-Robinson announced her support for Ken Jenkins, candidate for County Executive.

"Ken's passion for good government is laudable. He knows what it takes to get things done, and he's been successful doing so on the Board of Legislators. Ken has the dedication and fortitude to make government work for the people. I look forward to seeing what he does as County Executive. He is devoted to cleaning up Westchester, and making it a better place for people of all backgrounds to live." - White Plains Councilwoman Nadine Hunt-Robinson

Assemblyman Gary Pretlow Endorses Ken Jenkins for County Executive

Assemblyman Gary Pretlow today endorsed Ken Jenkins in the election for Westchester County Executive.

"I have known and worked with Ken for several years, and he is one of the most effective and responsive leaders I have ever worked with. Ken is the fighter we need to take on the Trump agenda here in Westchester. He has worked to decrease our taxes and improve the economy. He's fought hard for day care services, health services, and women's health services. He's fought hard for immigrant protection, and ensuring a fair and open society. Now more than ever, we need Ken Jenkins as our County Executive." - Assemblyman Gary Pretlow

Ministers Fellowship Council Endorses Ken Jenkins, Candidate for County Executive

The White Plains Fellowship Council on Wednesday endorsed Ken Jenkins in his campaign for County Executive.

"We proudly and definitively endorse Ken Jenkins for County Executive. His historic candidacy against the alt-right incumbent is one we should all have our eyes on; he is without question the candidate we should all support. He is a dedicated public servant who has proven, in his elected position on the County Board, that he's a smart and effective leader. He is a devoted family man who has raised his three children in Westchester County. And he is genuine in his devotion to his community, as he has proven through years of activity with non-profit organization and associations."

Westchester County Legislator Lyndon Williams Announces Support for Ken Jenkins for County Executive

Westchester County Legislator Lyndon Williams has announced his strong support for Ken Jenkins, Candidate for Westchester County Executive.

"Ken has worked effectively on the County Board of Legislators over the past ten years, during which time we have worked together to pass meaningful legislation for Westchester. Ken's insight and understanding of the challenges we face, and how to respond to them, is what sets him apart. His willingness to examine the issues, and listen closely to the public's questions and concerns, puts him in the position to lead." - Westchester County Legislator Lyndon Williams

Westchester County Legislator Ben Boykin Announces Support for Ken Jenkins for County Executive

Assemblyman Gary Pretlow today endorsed Ken Jenkins in the election for Westchester County Executive.

"I have known and worked with Ken for several years, and he is one of the most effective and responsive leaders I have ever worked with. Ken is the fighter we need to take on the Trump agenda here in Westchester. He has worked to decrease our taxes and improve the economy. He's fought hard for day care services, health services, and women's health services. He's fought hard for immigrant protection, and ensuring a fair and open society. Now more than ever, we need Ken Jenkins as our County Executive." - Assemblyman Gary Pretlow

Westchester County Legislator Alfreda Williams Backs Ken Jenkins for County Executive

Alfreda Williams, a Westchester County Board Legislator, today enthusiastically announced her endorsement of Ken Jenkins for Westchester County Executive.

"Since his first day on the Board more than 10 years ago, Ken's dedication to those issues that impact us most has been unmatched. Under Ken's leadership, the Board of Legislators doubled the administration's proposed tax relief and beat back outsourcing critical services—a plan that would have cost taxpayers millions. We could not have done it without him." - Alfreda Williams, Westchester County Board Legislator

 

Westchester Rockland Guardians Association Backs Ken Jenkins Campaign for County Executive

The Westchester Rockland Guardians Association announced their enthusiastic endorsement for Ken Jenkins in his campaign for Westchester County Executive

"Ken Jenkins has consistently proven that he is an advocate for all law enforcement. His work on the Westchester County Board of Legislators proves it: he's the one to replace the current County Exec... He has been an avid supporter and sponsor of legislation ending workplace and housing discrimination. His tenacity and fervor to ensure that every person has a fair shot prove that he's the right guy for the job." - Sgt. Paul Hood, President of Westchester Rockland Guardians Association

Democratic Candidate for County Executive Ken Jenkins Receives the Endorsement of the Black Democrats of Westchester

The Black Democrats of Westchester announced their enthusiastic endorsement for Ken Jenkins in his campaign for Westchester County Executive.

"Ken Jenkins is the right man for the job, there's absolutely no question about it. Ken has proved, with his dedicated service to the people of Westchester on the Board of Legislators that he's the right man to take over leadership of the County. He has worked tirelessly to ensure that the government is for all the people and plays an efficient and compassionate role in our everyday lives." - Terry Clements, First Vice-Chair of Black Democrats of Westchester