Press Release

Dan Quart for DA Is Organizing in Every Manhattan Assembly District

April 27, 2021
Contact: Kate Smart

MANHATTAN - With seven weeks until the Democratic primary, Dan Quart for Manhattan DA is safely knocking on doors and talking to thousands of voters in every Manhattan Assembly District. From Inwood to the Financial District to Roosevelt Island, the campaign is holding quality conversations with voters across the borough.

This weekend, activist T.S.Candii joined volunteers on the Lower East Side and candidate for Manhattan DA Dan Quart and Assembly member Diana Ayala talked with voters in East Harlem. Since petitioning began in March, the campaign has scaled its organizing program, bringing on hundreds of volunteers to talk with Manhattanites about Quart’s vision and plan to build a fairer and safer Manhattan.

About Dan Quart: Dan Quart is one of NYC’s top pro bono attorneys and a New York State Assemblymember representing Manhattan’s East Side. A Washington Heights native who grew up in subsidized housing with working-class parents, Dan was raised by a public school teacher and a social worker who taught him the value of public service. Since graduating law school, he has dedicated his career to standing up for tenants' rights and advocating for criminal justice reform.

As Manhattan’s next District Attorney, Dan will fight to end mass incarceration, hold law enforcement accountable for police brutality, and ensure that all Manhattanites feel safe. Learn more at and