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Skills Honed As Community Advocate Would Guide Jo Anne Simon’s BK Borough Presidency

Campaigning during the coronavirus pandemic made Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon feel like a fish out of water. “I’m a retail politician,” she told BkReader, referring to her preference for interacting directly with supporters — shaking hands and meeting with large groups. “As a community leader and coalition builder for many years, I talked to people […]