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Endorsement Watch: Brooklyn DA race; De Blasio racks them up

Jun 17, 2013

U.S. Reps. Hakeem Jeffries and Yvette Clarke have endorsed Kenneth Thompson for Brooklyn district attorney. Thompson, a former federal prosecutor, is running against incumbent Charles Hynes, who is seeking his seventh

Last Updated (Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:40 AM)


Housing Coalition Releases Plan for Next Mayor

Jun 14, 2013

  A coalition of the city’s largest housing groups has partnered with unlikely allies to demand that the next mayor create and preserve 150,000 units of affordable housing and address homelessness. Housing

Last Updated (Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:40 AM)


Event Of The Day: Mayoral Forum On Education [UPDATED]

Jun 14, 2013

UPDATE: Organizers say de Blasio, Liu, Carrión, Albanese, Salgado and Gronowicz have confirmed they will attend. Several mayoral candidates are invited to participate in a Manhattan forum on education issues tonight

Last Updated (Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:29 AM)


This Guy Wants To Be The Next Comptroller

Jun 13, 2013

  Republican John Burnett went from working a cash register at Pathmark to overseeing wealth managers on Wall Street. Now, Daily Politics has learned, he wants to become the city’s next

Last Updated (Monday, August 04, 2014 11:18 AM)


Schedule Of Official NYC Debate Program For Citywide Offices

Jun 13, 2013

http://www.nyccfb.info/PDF/2013_DebateProgramSchedule.pdf From the press release: Today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announced the sponsors and schedule for the New York City Debate Program for the 2013 elections. The CFB

Last Updated (Monday, August 04, 2014 11:18 AM)


A Guide To City Council Candidates In The 36th District

Jun 12, 2013

Haven’t had the time to tune into the upcoming City Council elections? Well, if you’re in Council District 36, which encompasses Brooklyn’s Crown Heights and Bedford-Stuyvesant, The Power Lever Project by

Last Updated (Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:28 AM)

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