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Gigi Li

Democrat for City Council
District 1

I am running for City Council because government should be accessible to all, particularly in a time of recovery from COVID-19. This includes racial, social, and budget equity.

Upcoming Events即將舉行的活動Próximos Eventos

NYCAASC 2021 Conference: Snapshots

April 24 12:00 PM – 6:30 PM ET

Our conference this year is underscored by the fact that our current moment is a snapshot of a larger context. As Asian Americans, we are interested in connecting current events and social trends with past cultural and political movements and the legacy of Asians in America. With not only the pandemic, but police brutality, natural disasters, and revolutions occurring worldwide, we find ourselves looking for ways to make sense of ourselves and the world around us. While the past is the reason for our present, the future is dictated by our actions today, and as students and as citizens of the world, we want to move beyond passive understanding and have an active hand in shaping our future.

Endorsed By獲得以下的背書Apoyados por

Gigi 2021 Andrew Yang Endorsement

Candidate for Mayor
Andrew Yang

Assemblymember Catalina Cruz's Photo

Assemblymember
Catalina Cruz

Gigi 2021 Councilmember Helen Rosenthal Endorsement

Councilmember
Helen Rosenthal

Gigi 2021 Councilmember Diana Ayala Endorsement

Councilmember
Diana Ayala

Gigi 2021 Councilmember Margaret Chin Endorsement

Councilmember
Margaret Chin

Gigi 2021 Councilmember Deborah Rose Endorsement

Councilmember
Deborah Rose

Former City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito photo

former
City Council Speaker

Melissa
Mark-Viverito

Gigi 2021 21 in '21 Endorsement

21 in ’21

Gigi 2021 New York Pan-Asian Democratic Club Endorsement

New York Pan-Asian Dem Club

Gigi 2021 Women of Color for Progress Endorsement

Women of Color for Progress

Gigi 2021 New American Leaders Action Fund Endorsement

New American Leaders Action Fund

NYU College Democrats

Gigi 2021 Voters for Animal Rights Paw of Approval

Voters for
Animal Rights

Resilience PAC

Lee Family Association

Hoy Sun Ning Yung Association

On Leung Merchants Association

Chinese Free Masons

Tsung Tsin Association

Moy’s Family Association

Sun Wei Association

Key Issues for Lower Manhattan

  • Preserving and Securing Affordable Housing: now more than ever, having a safe place to call home is essential. As we continue to battle income inequality, saving existing affordable units, including NYCHA is a priority.
  • Protecting Our Social Safety Net: human services programs are lifelines for so many families. From UPK to adequately funding our public schools, immigrant services to senior services, investing in essential services keeps our communities strong.
  • Support Small Businesses: Decimated by the pandemic, our small businesses are the key to neighborhood stability. We must provide support for small businesses, foster opportunities for local entrepreneurship, and develop a network of local good wage jobs.

Gigi Li’s pledge to support
a clean campaign finance system and to combat public corruption

  • Gigi will accept big and small donations from community members! Thank you for your support!
  • Gigi will not accept contributions from real estate developers or anyone employed at a real estate development firm.
  • Gigi will not accept contributions from anyone employed at a lobbying firm.
  • Gigi will not accept contributions from corporate political action committees (PACs).
  • Gigi will not accept contributions from police unions.
  • Gigi will not accept contributions from the fossil fuel industry (oil, gas and coal industry executives, lobbyists, or PACs)