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: Jumaane D. Williams (D)
District 45: Brooklyn
Reps: Flatbush, East Flatbush, Flatlands, parts of Midwood and Canarsie
Member: since January 2010

-Outspent all other candidates to win his seat last year.
-Is of West Indian heritage.
-Doesn’t agree that people should never be able to hire their relatives, but does think the relative should be qualified for the job.

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