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Posted by on Sep 3, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Endorsed by the Democrat and Chronicle

I am grateful for the endorsement of the Democrat and Chronicle today. I appreciate their noting that my, “Ear-to-the street approach, Haag has been able to elevate residents’ concerns to the powers that be.” To read more go to...

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Posted by on Aug 21, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Endorsed by CITY Newspaper

I’m proud to have earned CITY Newspaper’s endorsement. “Haag earns high marks from people inside city government. They say he’s one of the most thoughtful, engaged Council members, does his homework, and has a real impact on legislation. Haag is also a regular presence at neighborhood meetings around the city.” Read the entire piece...

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Posted by on Jul 27, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Endorsed by 1199 SEIU

I’m pleased to share that I’ve received the endorsement of 1199 SEIU. I am proud of their support and their continued fight to ensure all people have access to...

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Posted by on Jul 15, 2013 in News | 0 comments

2013 Annual Pride Report: Rochester Pride Celebrates 40 Years

  This year Rochester Pride celebrates 40 Fabulous Years, an occurance known as a Ruby Jubilee.  Any friend of Dorothy (from the Wizard of Oz) knows she is famous for her ruby red slippers.  The Gay Alliance puts its own unique spin  on this concept as this year the Pride theme is: “There’s No Place Like Pride.”  As I reflect on the progress of our LGBT community, I am exceptionally proud.  We have passed marriage equality in 12 states, polls show that over 50% of the population support same sex marriage initiatives, and we recently saw the historic Supreme Court ruling which declared the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional. The 40th year of Pride brings many big changes and fun new activities along with the traditional popular events. Flag Raising Ceremony Fri., July 19, 2013; 6:00 – 7:00 PM Manhattan Square Park  Join me as I assist “ringing in” the official beginning of Rochester Pride.  We will gather together to celebrate the kickoff of our wonderful Pride events. ...

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