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Oct

19

Practical Alternatives

Tuesday, October 19, 2010
The Democrat and Chronicle seems to have considered their endorsement with the preconceived notion that the only way for New York to balance its budget is through program cuts; I reject that frame. As every working family knows, budgets can be balanced not only by decreasing expenditures, but also by increasing revenue.

Oct

15

Robin Wilt Comments on Mailers and Campaign Finance

Friday, October 15, 2010
Joe Robach has been abusing the privileges of his office to campaign on the public dime, wasting taxpayer money.

Sept

26

Marriage Equality NY Wedding March Comments

Sunday, Sept 26, 2010
Marriage equality is about civil rights.  It is about ensuring that the provisions of our Constitution extend equally to all individuals.  If we fail to do so, then all of the individual freedoms that we enjoy are at risk.

Sept

24

It's Time for Equal Time

Friday, Sept 24, 2010
if a politician is running for office, as my opponent is running for reelection this fall, media outlets such as television and radio stations must give equal time to that politician's opponent.

Sept

23

Paladino, Robach in Concert Opposing Protection for Vulnerable Women

Thursday, Sept 23, 2010
The GOP team of Carl Paladino and Joe Robach would jeopardize legislation to protect the reproductive health of New York’s most vulnerable women.

Sept

6

Motts Strike: Day 100

Monday, Sept 5, 2010
As long as we’ve been a nation, working men and women have had to struggle for living wages, safe working conditions, and the right to organize in pursuit of these goals.

Aug

31

Wilt Gains Endorsement from Stonewall Democrats of Western New York.

Tuesday, Aug 31, 2010
Robin Wilt (D-WFP), running for New York Senate in the 56th District, has earned the endorsement of Stonewall Democrats of Western New York for her unflagging support of civil rights for all New Yorkers.

Aug

26

Women’s Equality Day Statement from Robin Wilt

Thursday, Aug 26, 2010
As we mark this milestone with Women's Equality Day, and reflect on the achievements of women in our political process over these past 90 years, I am struck by how far we still have to go.

Aug

21

Our Rochester Public Market: America’s Favorite Farmers Market!

Saturday, Aug 21, 2010
Now the whole country knows what a gem our Rochester public market is. 

Aug

19

For New York voters, the time to hold Albany incumbents accountable has come.

Thursday, Aug 26, 2010
Only 31% of voters were willing to re-elect their incumbent state senator.  And 27% of them gave their state legislator a grade of “F.”

Aug

19

In Albany’s budget battles, it’s the voters who lose.

Thursday, Aug 19, 2010
This isn’t the first time we’ve seen it.  For years, budget season in Albany has meant blown deadlines, partisan bickering, and fiscal sleight of hand.

Aug

19

NY NOW Endorsement

Thursday, Aug 19, 2010
Robin Wilt (D-WFP) has received the endorsement of the National Organization for Women-New York State (NOW-NYS) in her race for New York State Senate in the 56th district.

Aug

9

Planned Parenthood Endorsement

Monday, Aug 9, 2010
Robin Wilt (D-WFP), running for New York State Senate in the 56th district, has earned the endorsement of the non-partisan, no

t-for-profit Planned Parenthood Advocates of New York (PPANY).

Aug

9

NOW Endorsement

Monday, Aug 9, 2010
Robin Wilt (D-WFP) has earned the endorsement of the Greater Rochester Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) in her race for New York State Senate in the 56th district.

Aug

4

Empire State Pride Agenda Endorsement

Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010
Robin Wilt (D-WFP), running for New York Senate in the 56th district, has earned the endorsement of the bi-partisan Empire State Pride Agenda for her grassroots leadership and steadfast support of civil rights for all New Yorkers.

July

28

Women's Campaign Forum Endorses Robin Wilt

Wednesday, July 28, 2010
The Women’s Campaign Forum (WCF)—a non-partisan national network founded in 1974 and committed to achieving parity for women in public office—has endorsed Robin Wilt (D-W) for New York State Senate in the 56th district.

July

28

NARAL Endorsement

Wednesday, July 28, 2010
NARAL Pro-Choice New York has endorsed Robin Wilt (D-W) for New York State Senate in the 56th district during its first round of endorsements.

July

21

NY Uprising Endorsement

Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Democratic state senate candidate Robin Wilt today signed New York Uprising’s pledge for change, joining a bi-partisan movement of leaders—including Mario Cuomo, Rudy Giuliani, and Ed Koch—demanding a thoroughgoing reform of state government.

July

16

Fed Up With Albany

Friday, July 16, 2010
Have you checked out the Democrat and Chronicle editorial board's 2010 "Fed Up With Albany" feature? It includes a weekly "Fed Up Meter" on their website, ranging from “ticked” to “sick and tired” to “fed up.” This week, the meter reads: “fed up.” And that’s exactly what voters in Monroe County are.

July

4

Independence Day message

Sunday, July 4, 2010
Our founders fought for “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” Today, the citizens of Monroe County look across the thruway to the government at Albany, they look to its overdue budgets, its political horse trading, its entrenched incumbents, and they say: enough!

June

16

Robin announces her candidacy

Wednesday, June 16, 2010
I, like you, am tired of the dysfunction in Albany, and I am tired of a system of legislative deal-making where standing on one's principles is derided as naïve and impractical...

June

8

Robin speaks to workers’ rights

Tuesday, June 8, 2010
It is important that the integrity of the negotiating process be maintained so that employee workplace satisfaction is placed on an equal footing with shareholder dividends and CEO salary...

June

8

Homes for heroes

Tuesday, June 8, 2010
We now have an even greater number of veterans returning to our communities, so it is crucial that we provide the resources to make sure that their needs are met...

June

8

Robin endorsed by Eleanor's Legacy

Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Legacy President Nora Bredes explains, “We desperately need change in Albany, but true ethical and fiscal reform can’t happen without women at the table...

May

31

Memorial Day: Robin thinks of her brother and other vets

Monday, May 31, 2010
The disaster unfolding off the coast of Louisiana should remind us that reducing our carbon pollution will save us not only in terms of dollars, but more importantly, it will save us in precious lives lost...

May

21

Meet the Class of 2010

Friday, May 21, 2010
Robin Wilt brings a long-standing commitment to progressive causes in Monroe County. As community activist, real estate agent, and small business owner, Wilt has seen first-hand the economic challenges facing Monroe County...

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Democratic Candidate, Mrs. Robin Reynolds Wilt speaks about GOALS! (RACS)

Why Electing More Women Will Help Reform Albany (Huffington Post)

Robach Challenged By Newcomer Wilt in 56th Senate District (YNN)

ELECTION 2010: No endorsements for state legislature (City Newspaper)

Joe Robach seems less reform minded and more partisan (D&C)

State Senate Candidates Debate at WXXI (WXXI)

New leadership must take the reins in Albany (D&C)

Joseph Robach, Robin Wilts debate in 56th District race (D&C)

Robach, Wilt square off in 56th state Senate district debate (D&C)

Wilt returns mailings to Robach in a 'symbolic gesture' (Fairport-ERoch Post)

Wilt returns mailings to Robach in a 'symbolic gesture' (Greece Post)

Wilt to return unwanted mailers

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