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Erick Salgado: Candidate for Mayor

Tuesday, April 09, 2013

Reverend Erick Salgado, candidate for the Democratic nomination for New York City mayor. (Courtesy of Salgado for Mayor Facebook/Facebook)

Erick Salgado, reverend who established Bensonhurst's first Hispanic church, founder of a radio ministry known as “Radio Cantico” Nuevo Inc., (New Song Radio), and now candidate for the Democratic nomination for mayor, discusses his work and his candidacy.

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Comments [12]

Dorothy from Manhattan

I found the repeated "who did you vote for?" (going back to Guiliani) offensive. He should have responded "None of your business."

Certainly not someone I'd ever vote for, but since you invited him, he should be treated with respect.

Apr. 09 2013 11:14 AM
Truth & Beauty from Brooklyn

If he can't even tell us which candidates he voted for, it means he's hiding something. I don't care which party he chooses to run for, he's not getting my vote. Next!

Apr. 09 2013 11:10 AM
kthmcgv from nyc

Creating non-profits to use school facilities is not going to generate money for the city, the money the non-profits pay the city will be public funds given to the non-profits. so the money will go around in a circle while the people involved will take their fat cuts.

We need an innovative leader, not a government program loving bureaucrat.

Apr. 09 2013 10:50 AM
Tony from Canarsie

Next!

Apr. 09 2013 10:49 AM
mick from Inwood

Typical right-wing fundamentalist Christian. He will receive the votes from some of his congregation and that's all. Otherwise, he is running as a spoiler...whether he realizes it or not depends on just how un-Christianly big his ego is.

Apr. 09 2013 10:46 AM

Wow. This is actually painful. I feel bad for him.

Apr. 09 2013 10:44 AM
Jack in the Bronx from South Bronx

I own a building with a big brick wall facing Third Avenue. If Erick needs a billboard space, he can have it!

Apr. 09 2013 10:44 AM
blacksocialist from bk baby

this guy sounds like a clown.... a nyc democrat that supports bloomie/ghouliana..... clown

Apr. 09 2013 10:43 AM
Nick from UWS

Jesus, another greasy mouth politician. Can't even answer the simplest questions about when and who he voted for. Even used the standard perp answer..."I don't remember." NEXT

Apr. 09 2013 10:42 AM

ask him about who he voted for on american idol

Apr. 09 2013 10:42 AM
andrew from Brooklyn

Are you kidding me? Yet another fool entering the race.

Apr. 09 2013 10:41 AM

Oh, GEEEZUS!!

...you're kidding us, right??

APRIL FOOLS!!

Apr. 09 2013 10:40 AM

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