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May 15, 2018

Elaine DiMasi Statement on the Recent Violence in Gaza

RONKONKOMA, NY—Democratic Congressional Candidate Elaine DiMasi (NY-01) released the following statement today on the recent violence in Gaza:

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May 4, 2018

Elaine DiMasi Signs ‘No Fossil Fuel Money’ Pledge

RONKONKOMA, N.Y.—Democratic Congressional Candidate Elaine DiMasi (NY-01) released the following statement after signing the ‘No Fossil Fuel Money’ pledge:

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April 21, 2018

Elaine DiMasi Statement on Child Abuse Prevention and Sexual Assault Awareness Month

RONKONKOMA, N.Y.—Democratic Congressional Candidate Elaine DiMasi (NY-01) released the following statement on Child Sexual Abuse Awareness Month:

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April 19, 2018

Elaine DiMasi Opposes Offshore Oil Exploration

March 2nd, 2018, in Brookhaven Town, former BNL scientist Elaine DiMasi addressed the U.S. Dept. of Interior’s John Tanner and Kate MacGregor, while Rep. Lee Zeldin looked on. DiMasi, a candidate for Congress in NY’s 1st District, called for prevention of offshore oil exploration anywhere in US waters. Rep. Zeldin asked for crumbs from Trump’s table.

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April 17, 2018

Space the Nation: Elaine DiMasi isn’t afraid to fail

“The premise of all the scientists running for Congress or for other offices this year is that they’re tenacious to try and solve the problem by getting as much information as possible that will allow the next step to be discovered or revealed or the next question to be answered.”

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April 16, 2018

Marchers: “You Know Something is Very Wrong When People Have to March For Science”

Last year, she marched. This year, she’s running. Over the weekend, Elaine participated in the annual March for Science.

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April 15, 2018

Check out Elaine’s latest profile in The East Hampton Star!

“There are people there who will not look at all the facts before making their decisions. I spend time finding out what the problems we have to solve are.”

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April 14, 2018

March for Science: the DiMasi Team presents!

Check out the DiMasi for Congress presence in News12 Coverage of the March for Science!

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April 13, 2018

An antiscience political climate is driving scientists to run for office

“Evidence-based politics is what I care about. I don’t care if it comes from the right or the left or the other right or the other left. As scientists, we are trained to prove ourselves wrong—government should have the same open mind.”

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April 11, 2018

Scientist for Congress, One Year Later

RONKONKOMA, N.Y.—Democratic Congressional Candidate Elaine DiMasi (NY-01) released the following statement yesterday after submitting her ballot petition:

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