Sections

Debate week begins! Round one: Jacobs vs. Adolphe!

The Brooklyn Paper
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Don’t miss our updates:

Assemblywoman Rhoda Jacobs has been in office since the Carter years. Challenger Michele Adolphe has tried to dislodge her from her Flatbush seat three times. This time, Adolphe has a killer issue: Jacobs is already collecting her state pension!

Of course, it’s all legal, but all’s fair in love, war and political debates hosted by The Brooklyn Paper. In this barn-burner of a debate, Adolphe and Jacobs trade barbs to win your support. So click on the screen above and watch these two go at it, as Editor Gersh Kuntzman, Political Editor Tom Tracy and reporter Helen Klein — also known as The Best Damn Political Team Covering an Assembly race in Flatbush — ask the tough questions.

The primary is Sept. 14.

Updated 11:48 am, January 16, 2019
Today’s news:
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Don’t miss our updates:


Reasonable discourse

Comments closed.

First name
Last name
Your neighborhood
Email address
Daytime phone

Your letter must be signed and include all of the information requested above. (Only your name and neighborhood are published with the letter.) Letters should be as brief as possible; while they may discuss any topic of interest to our readers, priority will be given to letters that relate to stories covered by The Brooklyn Paper.

Letters will be edited at the sole discretion of the editor, may be published in whole or part in any media, and upon publication become the property of The Brooklyn Paper. The earlier in the week you send your letter, the better.

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: