NYC High“: A portrait series and daily feature in which we introduce you to one New York City council member per day, as drawn by Lauri Apple, until Election Day 2010 (Nov. 2).

Name: James Sanders Jr. (D)
District 31: Queens
Reps: Rosedale, Laurelton, Springfield Gardens, Far Rockaway, Arverne, Bayswater, Edgemere
Member: since January 2002

-Describes himself as a “tireless community organizer,” which makes him a muslin/Christian Liberation theologist.
-Opposes kids doing stupid things to make themselves drown.
-Just wants “to get some stuff done,” which makes him unique among politicians.

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