To:Members of Congress, State Senate & Assembly From:Vito J. LopezDate:March 7, 2012Re:Democratic Party Designating Petitions As of this writing, it seems likely that the first day to circulate designating petitions isTuesday, March 20, 2012.
That is two weeks from today
. It is therefor necessary for you torespond
in order to facilitate the timely processing of your petition requirements.It will be necessary to transmit a deposit the following amounts with Progress PrintingCorp., 60 Meserole Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222 [checks to be hand delivered to County]: Assembly - $545.00, Senate - $1225.00, Congress - $1819.00 County-wide CivilCourt Judge - $5444.00 and District Civil Court Judge - $1819.00. The foregoingare deposit amounts, which will be revised (with refunds, if appropriate) afterpetition filing.On or about May 1st, you will receive a receipt for your actual petition share cost and theamount of the refund for which your campaign is entitled. Please direct your Treasurer toimmediately prepare a check in the stated amount
Progress Printing Corp.
, 60Meserole Ave; Brooklyn, NY 11222.The check must be delivered with your petition copy to: Jonathan Yedin, 16 Court Street,Suite 1207, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11241.Please complete the enclosed Authorization and Consent form and return with yourpayment. As we have done in the past, I recommend that the first named person on yourcommittee to fill vacancies be: Frank R. Seddio, residing at 2333 East 69th Street, Brooklyn,NY 11234. Members of the Assembly should not submit a committee to fill vacancies unlessthere are special circumstances which have been discussed, in advance, with Jeff Feldman. Assembly Members are presumed to have designated the committee to fill vacancies of their A.D.’s State Committee Members.We suggest that you obtain the
Date of Birth
for each member of your committee to fill vacancies. By doing so, you may easily verify their registration and enrollment status - online - via https://voterlookup.elections.state.ny.us/. Please resolve any spelling, enrollment or addressdiscrepancies prior to your submission of petition data.