am looking forward to accomplishing for the 21st District that which
the incumbent has not done for over ten years. I am excited by the
prospect of employing new programs in our district to make a real
difference in the lives of the people who matter most, the individuals
of our community," said Ms. Meyer, formerly a judicial intern for Hon.
Judge Rivera in the Kings County Supreme Court.
Mindy's campaign runs across the board from supporting school choice,
stopping stop and frisk, advocating for victims of domestic violence,
specifically woman as well as implementing programs to help with
employment and education.
Mindy is eager to jump start her campaign and utilize the resources that
will enable her to combat the most pressing issues facing our
community. "By identifying existing programs and assessing our community
needs," says Mindy, "we will shape our own plan for a better future."
Mindy received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from
Touro College. She is currently working for a real-estate attorney in
Flatbush and attending the Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
in Central Islip, New York in the evening. Mindy intends to use her law
degree as a segue into the political arena.
A lifelong Flatbush resident, Mindy is the first young woman in the
history of New York to run for New York State Senate. The Orthodox
Jewish woman, aged 22, is the candidate for both the Republican and
Conservative party lines.
Mindy intends to utilize her religious values and moral compass as her
"I can tell you one thing, I have no experience in corruption," said
Meyer. "This is how politics has to change. There is always corruption,
but I have the intention to follow my values and ensure that none of
what happens in my district is corrupt."
"We endorsed her," said Jerry Kassar, chairman of Brooklyn's
Conservative party. "We filed her petitions on the conservative party
line and we anticipate her being a strong candidate. We were very
excited after we met with her and I say she will be formidable and a
strong contender. She has a maturity and an ability well beyond her