City Hall Dispatch: The Gore endorsement

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Photo from NY Social Diary

No, not that one.

Apparently the young lady on the right is weighing in, and not on the Clinton/Obama deathwatch, but on our own humble public advocate race.

According to his chief of staff, Ms Schiff and PA-aspirant Eric Gioia got to know each other during the elder Gore's presidential run, with Gioia serving as a campaign staffer and Schiff serving as a daughter.

Now, she's repaying the favor, introducing him at a birthday fundraiser at the Time Hotel. Full details after the jump

---David FreedlanderDear Friend,

Please join me on April 24th from 6pm to 8:30pm. My good friend, author and activist Karenna Gore Schiff, will be introducing me at this event to celebrate my birthday and kick off the City's first carbon neutral, green political campaign.

The invite is below. Please note the new location, at the Time Hotel at 49th and Broadway, just blocks away from a wide array of subway lines including the N, R, W, 1, C and E trains.

Please RSVP by April 21st by calling 212.370.0700 or emailing You can also visit my website,, to buy your ticket online now. As always, we are committed to making this an event for everyone, and it's give what you can, with a suggested minimum contribution of $10.

I would love to see you there, and invite you to bring your friends and family. Please forward them the invite below, and also encourage them to join our email list as there is no paper invite for this event.

Thank you once again for your support. I have confidence that together, we can build a better City for our children and our children's children.

Sincerely yours,

Eric Gioia

Tags: public advocate , eric gioia , gore daughters , city hall dispatch

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