New York State Conservatives petition Gov. Hochul to ax Manhattan DA Bragg


The New York State Conservative Party on Friday launched an online petition calling on Gov. Kathy Hochul to remove new Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg from office over his controversial push to downgrade or not prosecute many crimes.

Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg
Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg has been under fire for his policy of not prosecuting many crimes.

“The Conservative Party is the party of common sense in New York, and common sense is needed more than ever in this case,” said Chairman Gerard Kassar.

“We have a renegade district attorney on our hands, and he must be removed from office. We urge New Yorkers to sign our petition to Gov. Hochul, because — guaranteed — people are going to die because of Mr. Bragg’s wild ideological policy decision.”

Bragg has been on the defensive after issuing a “Day One” Jan. 3 memo that instructed prosecutors to

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