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Queens Borough President

Jul 17, 2013

The office of borough president was created at the time of the consolidation of Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island into the City of Greater New York in

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:37 PM)

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Weiner, Spitzer Still On Top of Polls

Jul 15, 2013

In spite of some consternation in the political class, Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer still managed to come out on top of the polls. Today’s Quinnipiac poll shows Weiner maintaining his lead

Last Updated (Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:27 AM)


Comrie Drops Queens Boro Prez Campaign

Jul 15, 2013

Photo courtesy of NYC Council/William Alatriste. Citing “personal reasons," City Councilmen Leroy Comrie announced his withdrawal from the Queens Borough President race Saturday. “Today I am announcing that I will not continue

Last Updated (Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:45 AM)


Complaint Filed Over Quinn Trips Paid for by PAC

Jul 11, 2013

  A complaint has been filed with the New York City Campaign Finance Board seeking an investigation into mayoral candidate Christine Quinn’s decision to accept travel-expense reimbursements from a national political

Last Updated (Monday, August 04, 2014 11:15 AM)


Weiner Takes It From All Sides At Senior Issues Forum

Jul 11, 2013

Photo courtesy of Council of Senior Centers and Services. What could have been a quiet forum on issues critical to seniors in New York City became one of the ugliest political showdowns

Last Updated (Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:44 AM)

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