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5 City Council Races To Watch

Sep 22, 2013

For voters in a handful of City Council districts, the primary was just a warm-up to the main event: the general election on Nov. 5. Here are five races to

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:01 PM)

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Campaign Trail: Weekend Roundup

Sep 22, 2013

GOP mayoral candidate Joe Lhota has raised more money from business and finance sectors than rival Democratic candidate Bill de Blasio. (Newsday) Despite his long resume, Lhota faces "long odds" in

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 01:58 PM)


A Tainted Outcome In Bronx Assembly Race?

Sep 20, 2013

  ALBANY, N.Y. — Victor Pichardo was a relative outsider with an unblemished reputation who entered the race to replace disgraced former Bronx Assemblyman Nelson Castro with a promise of a

Last Updated (Wednesday, September 25, 2013 10:07 AM)

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Campaign Trail Update: Lhota Wants Debates In 5 Boros

Sep 19, 2013

GOP mayoral candidate Joe Lhota challenges Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio to weekly debates. (Daily News) Quinnipiac poll: More confirmation that Bill de Blasio in the lead for the mayor's

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:35 PM)


Campaign Trail: De Blasio Drums Up Endorsements

Sep 18, 2013

Bill and Hilary Clinton have endorsed Bill de Blasio for mayor. (The Huffington Post) De Blasio also received the endorsement of the United Federation of Teachers. (Brooklyn Daily Eagle) ... And the

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:35 PM)


Cuomo Enters Mayoral Race as Thompson Drops

Sep 16, 2013

"Does Cuomo make a call to Thompson and suggest he backs off to protect de Blasio?" asked Doug Muzzio, Baruch professor of political science, on Wednesday morning as Bill de Blasio

Last Updated (Monday, September 16, 2013 01:35 PM)

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3 City Council Races Still Undecided

Sep 13, 2013

NEW YORK — The mayoral race isn't the only one shrouded in doubt after Tuesday's primary elections: Three City Council contests have yet to be called. The Associated Press has yet

Last Updated (Wednesday, August 13, 2014 02:35 PM)

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Election Results: More City Council Races

Sep 11, 2013

Here are more of the city council races that have been called with data from WNYC/AP:  1st District: Margaret Chin, with 58 percent of the vote.  6th District: Helen Rosenthal, with 27 percent

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