Meet the Candidates: State Senate District 20

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams speaks at a rally supporting a proposal to stop prosecution of low-level marijuana possession on the steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall on Friday, April 25.

Two candidates are vying for now-Borough President Eric Adams' vacant senate seat for District 20, which includes parts of Sunset Park, Brownsville, Gowanus, Park Slope, and Prospect Heights. First, Rubain Dorancy and then his opponent, Jesse Hamilton, will share their platforms, and what they bring to the table for voters.