Kevin Parker

Kaegan Mays-Williams Hopes to Unseat Senator Kevin Parker in District 21 by Being Proactive

Kaegan Mays-Williams is running against Sen. Kevin Parker and David Alexis to represent District 21 in the state senate. Mays-Williams, a lawyer, hopes to offer an alternative for those wishing to vote for someone who is not associated with the troubled Brooklyn Democrats, is not known for anger issues, and promises to show up for the constituents on issues that matter to them. If elected, her focus will be on tackling crime (from assault weapons laws to package theft) and advocating for renters, small landlords, and homeowners.
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Kevin Parker is feeling confident about his reelection chances

State Sen. Kevin Parker is preparing to take on a couple challengers in the Aug. 23 Democratic primary. The longtime legislator has represented parts of Central Brooklyn in the state Senate since he was elected in 2002. He faces former Manhattan Assistant District Attorney Kaegan Mays-Williams and ride-hailing driver organizer...
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Brooklyn Daily Eagle

What is a State Committee member and who are your District Leaders? We Spoke with Senator Kevin Parker to find out!

On Tuesday, June 28, most New Yorkers will be watching the primaries for Governor, Lt. Governor, and the 150 Assembly primaries taking place that day. However, in the 58th Assembly District, there is another key vote happening for the State Committee. State Committee, or District Leaders, are party positions that decide and advocate for key issues around who runs for what office, which issues are on the Democratic party platform in Kings County, and other party structure issues that have a broad impact on Brooklyn politics.

Brooklyn State Senator Kevin Parker celebrates Juneteenth

Brooklyn State Senator Kevin Parker joins "In Focus" to celebrate Juneteenth and discuss why he pushed for making it an official state holiday, prior to it being a federal holiday. He also discusses why he fought for legislation declaring racism a public health crisis. Parker represents district 21, including Flatbush...

AOC pits socialist David Alexis against NY Democrat Kevin Parker

Lefty firebrand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is looking to knock out another Democratic incumbent — Brooklyn state Sen. Kevin Parker. AOC is backing Uber driver and fellow democratic socialist David Alexis against Parker, who was first elected to the Senate in 2002. Alexis is one in an ever-growing slate of now 13 Democratic Socialists of America-backed candidates that Ocasio-Cortez endorsed Thursday for state legislative seats– six incumbents and seven newcomers. “Let’s gooo! Together we’ve sent 6 incredible new members to the New York State Legislature. What’s another 7 more?,” AOC tweeted. Parker, who ran for city comptroller last year and chairs the Senate energy and...
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Kevin Parker

After a brief illness, Kevin Parker passed away on Sept. 30, 2021, from complications of heart disease and COPD. Kevin was born in Manchester, graduated from West Delaware High School, and majored in Education at Upper Iowa University. Kevin was a dedicated teacher and coach at Orient-Macksburg (1978-1979) and MFL...
Guitar World Magazine

Tame Impala's Kevin Parker: “I've rediscovered the joy of trying random chord shapes and seeing what happens. That's how so many great guitar parts were written”

Kevin Parker – the force behind the psychedelic groove machine that is Tame Impala – is well known for recording and mixing sublime sonic confections that blend both vintage and modern studio production gear. When it comes to recording guitars, though, his approach concerns itself with capturing the final sound live: “It’s got to have the character that I'm intending for it while I'm playing it.”
Guitar World Magazine

Watch Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker jam onstage with the Wiggles

It’s time to wiggle and learn with Kevin as he performs Elephant and Hot Potato with the Aussie kids' TV institution. Everyone is looking for synergies these days. Collaboration across genres and cultures has never been hotter. But can anyone top the moment Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker took to the stage at the RAC Arena in Perth, Australia, to join the Wiggles in an epic jam?