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Brooklyn Daily Eagle Headline: “After 20 easy years, Velázquez has a challenge”

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Dan’s campaign was featured in the following article at the Brooklyn Daily Eagle. Describing Dan as a “trilingual economist”, the article focused on the campaign’s outreach to the Chinese community. O’Connor, whose campaign office is based in Manhattan’s Chinatown, has focused on connecting with the district’s growing Chinese population, which has a Brooklyn hub in […]


Dan O’Connor on “Inside City Hall”

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Last night Dan appeared on NY1′s television program, “Inside City Hall“.  Watch the video below:


Dan O’Connor Supports Chinatown and Challenges the Political Establishment


Dan O’Connor Receives Key Endorsement

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This past weekend Dan O’Connor received a major endorsement from the Chinese community. Please click the link or image below to see the video. Dan O’Connor Receives Key Endorsement


Brooklyn Daily Eagle | Velázquez Faces Challengers in Dem. Primary

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BROOKLYN – Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez has been representing New York’s Seventh Congressional District, which encompasses parts of Brooklyn and Manhattan, in the House of Representatives since 1992. Within the past month, however, the boundaries for the district have been redrawn as a result of the 2010 Census. It still includes Downtown Brooklyn, Lower Manhattan, Red […]


New Tang Dynasty Television | 紐約國會議員候選人華埠設競選辦公室

The opening of Dan’s campaign office was featured in this story from New Tang Dynasty Television.


City & State NY | White Velazquez Challenger Courts Chinese Vote

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Can a white guy, with an Irish last name, win a seat in Congress running as the Asian-American candidate? That’s the intriguing question posed by the candidacy of Dan O’Connor, one of the three candidates running against longtime Brooklyn/Manhattan Rep. Nydia Velazquez. O’Connor, who stopped by our Manhattan office recently to discuss his campaign strategy, […]


It’s Neither Obama Nor Bush—Dan’s Op-Ed Featured in Brooklyn Daily Eagle

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Dan’s op-ed on the future of the Occupy Wall Street movement was featured in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle. Check it out below! BROOKLYN — Where will the Occupy Wall Street protesters turn if they want to translate their outrage into electoral politics?  Cynics across the political spectrum have predicted that the Occupiers will just end […]


Singtao Daily | Dan O’Connor (李旦) Challenges US Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez

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Dan was featured in the December 03, 2011, online edition of Singtao Daily, the most widely read Chinese newspaper in North America. Below is a translated version of the original article. Reporter Wang Di in New York reports: The 2012 election has gradually come to the forefront. In the middle of it all is a […]


Singtao Daily | Dan O’Connor to set up campaign headquarters in Chinatown

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Dan was featured in the September 17, 2011, print edition of Singtao Daily, the most widely read Chinese newspaper in North America. Below is a translated version of the original article. On September 9, 2010, Dan’s campaign launch party was a successful election fundraiser where he laid out his campaign plan and strategy. Chinatown district […]


Singtao Daily | Dan O’Connor (Dan Lee) Will Challenge Nydia Velazquez in Next Year’s Primary Election

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Dan was featured in the August 8, 2011, print edition of Singtao Daily, the most widely read Chinese newspaper in North America. Below is a translated version of the original article. “I joke around with Chinese friends who say I’m like an “egg “, because my skin is white, but the inside is yellow. I’m […]