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Yonkers mayoral choices in today's Democratic primary

June 25, 2019
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Tiffany Cusaac-Smith

Attorney Karen Beltran started her grassroots campaign in part because the extension of term-limits “truly offended" her.

“There is no reason why one person needs to remain in office if there are other leaders that are capable and qualified,” Beltran said. “The success of a city doesn’t lie in one person; it must keep going.”

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Westchester On the Level

June 25, 2019
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Hezi Aris

Yonkers Mayoral Candidate Karen Beltran likewise defines the attributes and efficacy of her political platform that resonates with the voters...

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Karen Beltrán: una aspirante latina a la Alcaldía de Yonkers

JUN. 24, 2019
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JULIO CÉSAR GARCÍA

"Soy una mujer con integridad": señala Karen Beltran for Mayor, una aspirante latina a la Alcaldía de Yonkers.

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Yonkers Debate - News 12

June 21, 2019
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News 12

Watch as the candidates in Yonkers mayoral race face off in a debate.

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2 challengers attempt to unseat Yonkers Mayor Spano

June 21, 2019
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News 12

When it comes to challenging the incumbent, Beltran is not shying away from the challenge. "Being a new, first time candidate, is difficult in any race across the country, but there is a national trend towards people who are not career politicians running for office."

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Candidates Forum

June 14, 2019
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Westchester Black Women's Political Caucus, Inc. - Yonkers Chapter, Community Voices Heard, and LWV of Rivertowns

Candidates Forum hosted by Westchester Black Women's Political Caucus, Inc. - Yonkers Chapter, Community Voices Heard, and LWV of Rivertowns

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The Karen Beltran Interview- People Before Politics Radio Show

June 10, 2019
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AJ Woodson

Yonkers Mayoral Candidate Karen Beltran stops by the People Before Politics Radio Show, Sunday, June 9th to shares with AJ & Lorraine how she hopes to make history as the first Hispanic Female to be elected the Mayor of the great city of Yonkers, New York.

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Yonkers Voice Interview

May 16, 2019
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Yonkers Voice

It was a great pleasure to be featured on Yonkers Voice Central ! You can watch our LIVE interview at

Tinyurl.com/BeltranVoice

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Yonkers Public Access Interview (Yonkers Newswire)

May 11, 2019
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Brian Harrod

YONKERS PUBLIC ACCESS: Lifelong Democrat Karen Beltran, who is a longtime #Yonkers resident, attorney, homeowner, mother and school advocate is running for Yonkers Mayor.

Democratic challenger kicks off campaign to unseat Yonkers Mayor Spano

May 8, 2019
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News 12 Westchester

Karen Beltran is kicking off her campaign to challenge two-term incumbent Mayor Mike Spano.

She says while collecting signatures to get on the ballot, residents shared their concerns with her, including the mayor's term limit that was extended by the City Council last fall from two terms to three terms. This allows Mayor Spano to seek re-election.

The mayor’s Democratic challengers say two terms are enough.

“I found that to be offensive… presumptive, pretentious of this administration to go ahead and do that against the will of the people. And when I was gathering signatures for the petition to get on the ballot… that’s the number one issue citizens raised to me," says Beltran.

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HISPANA SE POSTULA PARA ALCALDE

March 29, 2019
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El Sol News

"Con el fin de contribuir al desarrollo de la Ciudad, la demócrata hispana Karen Beltrán, se postula para la Alcaldía de Yonkers y actualmente está recogiendo firmas para participar en la votación de las primarias demócratas que se celebrarán el martes 25 de junio."

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KAREN BELTRAN MAKES RUN FOR MAYOR

March 20, 2019
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Dan Murphy

“We do need to continue to improve our schools and improve our safety, and make sure we attract developers who contribute to our city with the goal to make Yonkers the best it can be,” said Beltran. “I’m qualified to make that happen and people do want to see a change in leadership in our city.”

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