Forward NYFCR Announces Full Ticket

Forward NYFCR Announces Full Ticket

FORWARD NYCR 2017 TICKET PAUL CUESTA – CANDIDATE FOR CHAIRMAN Paul-Anthony Cuesta is the Parliamentarian of the New York State Federation of College Republicans. Cuesta is also the co-founder of the Manhattanville College Republicans Club, a member of the Black Student Union, Latin American Student Organization, Students of Caribbean’s Affiliation, and was the Student Affairs Representative in the Student Government Association.  Before being appointed, and […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Womens History Month ; Shirley Chisholm

Shirley Chisholm was born on November 30 , 1924 in New York City. She was an american politician and educator. She was most known for being the first black women elected to Congress and in 1972 she became the first black candidate for the democratic party. This also made her the first woman to run for such position. Chisholm created controversy when she visited rival […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Womens History Month ; Golda Meir

Golda Meir , born Golda Mabovitch , was born on May 3, 1898 in Ukraine , the Russian Empire. She was one of the most prominent women of Israel and the world being a teacher , kibbutznik , stateswoman and the 4th elected prime minister of Israel. Holding the office of prime minister , she was the fourth woman in the world to do so […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Womens History Month ; Eleanor Roosevelt

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was born on October 11 , 1884 and was an American politician , diplomat and activist. She was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, having held the post from March 1933 to April 1945 during her husband President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s four terms in office, and served as United States Delegate to the United Nations General Assembly from 1945 to 1952. […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Womens History Month ; Michelle Obama

Michelle Robinson Obama was born on January 17 , 1964 in Chicago , Illinois and is the former first lady of the United States , married to the 44th President Barack Obama. She is the first African American first lady. Obama is also a  graduate of Princeton University and Harvard Law School. As First Lady, Obama became a fashion icon, a role model for women, […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Womens History Month ; Lady Bird Johnson

Claudia “Lady Bird” Johnson was born on December 22 , 1912 and was the wife of President Lyndon Johnson , the first lady. She was known as the most active first lady of the era and began the tradition of the first lady a non paritisan issue to champion ; hers was beautification. Lady Bird was an ardent lifelong advocate for beautifying the nation’s cities […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Women’s History Month ; Carly Fiorina

Cara Carelton Fiorina was born on September 6 , 1954 in Austin , Texas. She is an American businesswoman , most known for her position of CEO of Hewlett-Packard. When she was the chief executive officer of HP , Fiorina was the first woman  to lead a Top-20 company ; in 2002 she oversaw the largest technology sector merger in history during which HP acquired […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Women’s History Month ; Condoleezza Rice

Condoleezza Rice was born on November 14 , 1954 in Birmingham , Alabama. She served as the 66th United State Secretary of State under the George Bush administration. Rice was the first African American woman to hold that position. She was also President Bush’s National Security Advisor during his first term, making her the first woman to serve in that position. Rice recalls that her childhood […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Womens History Month ; Sandra Day O’Connor

Sandra Day O’Connor was born on March 26 , 1930 in El Paso , Texas. Nominated by President Reagan , she is a retired associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. She was the first woman to serve in that position. Before being nominate to SCOTUS , she was an elected official in Arizona serving as the first female majority leader of […]

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Forward NYCR Honors Prominent Women During Women’s History Month ; Marie Curie

Marie Skłodowska Curie was born on November 7 , 1867 . A Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist , she conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. Curie was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the first person and only woman to win twice, the only person to win a Nobel Prize in two different sciences and was part of the Curie family legacy of five Nobel […]

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