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Vanel Sworn in as Assembly Member for District 33

Vanel Sworn in as Assembly Member for District 33

Neighborhoods, News, Southeast Queens Neighborhoods
On Sunday, January 22, Assembly Member Clyde Vanel (Democrat) held his inauguration ceremony at York College.  Inaugurations give a glimpse of how that elected will govern, interact with his colleagues and deal with constituents.  What Assembly Member Vanel’s inauguration showed was his immigrant heritage, his engagement and large constituent following, his professional background and the respect his colleagues have for his perseverance at attaining the seat including those from a Democratic party that routinely did not back his candidacies.  The venue was packed to the rafters.  There was a constant stream of getting more chairs as residents continued to pack the venue.  Standing room only turned into balcony seating as accommodations were made for the large