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Robert Jackson Defends NY Senate Seat

UPTOWN, MANHATTAN — Democrats living in Manhattan’s 31st state senate district — which stretches from Hudson Yards to Marble Hill — will head to the polls on June 23 to cast their ballot in this year’s primary race.

On the ballot will be incumbent state Sen. Robert Jackson, who has held the seat since 2019, and Tirso Santiago Pina, a challenger from Washington Heights and also ran against Jackson in 2018.

Jackson, who also lives in Washington Heights, currently chairs the Cities Committee and is a member of the Education, Higher Education, Labor, Civil Service and Pensions, New York City

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