• Chris Banks

    Democrat for Distrct 42

  • Chris Banks Stands With Working People

    We need to elect tenacious candidates to fight for working people in the primary elections on June 27. As many of us are struggling to cope with the cost-of-living crisis, we need to know that our leaders will prioritize the issues that matter most to us: affordable housing and safer streets foremost among them. We need politicians who will have our backs. We need true Democrats to be our voice in City Hall.

    In Brooklyn, that means supporting Chris Banks in the Democratic primary on June 27th.

  • Chris Banks

    Democrat for City Council

    District 42

    Chris Banks is a lifelong resident, advocate, and community leader. Born and raised in East New York, he founded East New York United Concerned Citizens, Inc., an antipoverty organization that provided youth ans senior services to thousands of our neighbors.


    Chris Banks has always prioritized his community, not his political career. He understands the needs of his district and has proven his willingness to fight for District 42.


    Chris Banks represents a new generation of leadership, one that will fight to make our district affordable and safe. It’s no wonder he’s been endorsed by Assemblywoman Nikki Lucas.


    Chris Banks will fight for affordable housing

    Chris is a dedicated advocate for affordable housing. Chris will fight for fair housing by protecting tenants and holding NYCHA accountable.

    Chris Banks has a plan to make our streets safer.

    Chris has a public safety plan that emphasizes the community’s role, in partnership with the NYPD, to help make our streets safer.


    More funding for hospitals, schools, public transit, and seniors

    Chris prioritizes funding for services that improve our quality of life – and will ensure that the public has an open line of communication and a reliable advocate in their city council representative.


    Mon, June 26, 2023: Absentee ballot request deadline

    Sat, June 17, 2023 – Sun, June 25, 2023: Early Voting

    Tue, June 27, 2023: Primary Election Day


    Please click here to find your polling site.