Brooklyn Dems endorse four judicial candidates for Civil Court, one for Surrogate Court


Brooklyn Democratic Party Chair, Assemblywoman Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn and the Executive Committee of the Kings County Democratic County Committee on Tuesday endorsed four judicial candidates for election for Civil Court, Kings County, and one for Surrogate Court, Kings County.

The endorsements for Civil Court are: Marva Brown, Esq.; Monique Holaman, Esq.; Turquoise Haskin, Esq.; and Betsey Jean-Jacques, Esq.

For Surrogate Court, the Brooklyn Democratic Party endorsed Hon. Bernard J. Graham (Acting Surrogate Court Judge).

Bichotte Hermelyn, the daughter of Haitian immigrants, who represents the 42nd Assembly District in Brooklyn, said the Democratic candidates were endorsed by an overwhelming majority of District Leaders at Friday’s Executive Committee meeting to run for open bench seats in June’s Primary Election.