The Great Debate: Young Republicans vs. Young Democrats

Tonight’s the Night!

The Great Debate: Young Republicans
Versus Young Democrats

Hudson County, NJ – The
Hudson County Young Democrats and Young Republicans (YD’s and YR’s
respectively) are proud to announce a bi-partisan collaboration to enlighten
and educate the community on their different points of view on issues facing
the world, the nation, and the state of New Jersey.
The debate will feature
two representatives of each group and be moderated by Mark Bonamo, formerly of
the Hudson Reporter and The event will consist of 3 parts: a
happy hour meet and greet, a debate of pre-selected issues, followed by a
question and answer session with the audience. Proceeds from the event will go to
local Hoboken non-profit True Mentors (
The event is Monday October 17 at Willie McBrides,
616 Grand Street, Hoboken NJ. Happy hour
begins at 6:30PM with the debate starting at 7:30PM
. Ticket price is $10
and can be purchased at the door.  All
proceeds from ticket sales will go to True Mentors.
The HCYR chairman Joshua
Sotomayor-Einstein stated they are “thrilled to engage our Democrat brothers in
a dialogue about where our nation and state is going” adding that “it will be
an epic battle of ideas that will benefit the community.” HCYD president Brian
Platt, said “well-informed voters are crucial to an effective democracy”,
adding further “we are hoping that this event will inspire meaningful
discussions around some of our most pressing issues.”
Both groups hope to bring
together members of the community from across the political spectrum in what
has been for both parties, a divisive presidential election.  Organizers look forward to highlighting their
policy differences in an engaging and meaningful way.

For more information
about the Hudson County Young Democrats, visit their website at:
 For more information about the Hudson
County Young Republicans, visit

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