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Elections Board Debates Fine Print On Ballots

Oct 11, 2013

New Yorkers wanting to vote in November’s general election might need to ask poll workers for magnifying glasses. The city’s Board of Elections is mulling over whether or not it would

Last Updated (Wednesday, February 05, 2014 06:05 PM)

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Live Video Stream: NYC Comptroller Debate

Oct 08, 2013

The two top candidates for city comptroller, Democrat Scott Stringer and Republican Tony Burnett, are set to debate tonight. Check back here for a live video stream starting at 7

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:08 PM)

 

Campaign Trail: Weekend Update

Oct 06, 2013

Republican GOP mayoral candidate Joe Lhota battles "spillover effect" from Republican-led shutdown of federal government. (Newsday) Lhota's plan for downsizing government. (Crain's New York) Over the weekend, Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:05 PM)

 

Baruch to Host Conference on Ballot Measures

Oct 04, 2013

Baruch College will host a Justice League-style gathering of state government experts on Tuesday for a discussion of the state constitution and the six ballot proposals voters get to decide

Last Updated (Monday, October 07, 2013 02:05 PM)

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Advocates Call For Reform Of Runoff Elections

Oct 02, 2013

Fewer than 200,000 New Yorkers turned out to vote in the costly Democratic primary runoff for public advocate that saw Letitia James take the party nomination. Referring to the pitiful return

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:05 PM)

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James Takes Public Advocate Runoff By Large Margin

Oct 01, 2013

City Councilwoman Letitia James will likely become the first black woman to hold citywide office after winning last night's Democratic primary runoff for public advocate. The race with state Sen. Daniele

Last Updated (Wednesday, February 05, 2014 06:03 PM)

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Heated Public Advocate Runoff Ends Tonight

Oct 01, 2013

New Yorkers might not know it, but today’s another election day. Last month’s Democratic primary left the city with a tossup for who the next public advocate would be. Brooklyn Councilwoman

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:04 PM)

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