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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


Albany Exodus Is Largely A Success

Sep 11, 2013

We wrote last last month that a handful of state legislators had determined that it was a good year for them to get out of Albany. Although former Assemblyman Vito Lopez


Recount Likely In Race For Bronx Assembly Seat

Sep 11, 2013

The race to replace Assemblyman Nelson Castro in the Bronx’s 86th Assembly District will likely come down to a recount with newcomer Victor Pichardo and former district leader Hector Ramirez


Vito Lopez Ally Wins His Old Assembly Seat

Sep 11, 2013

Former Assemblyman Vito Lopez was chased out of Albany after being accused of sexually harassing four of his young female staffers — seeking the relative satefy of a Brooklyn City


Campaign Trail Update: Borough Race Results

Sep 11, 2013

Here are unofficial results reported by The Associated Press for key borough-wide races: Former federal prosecutor Ken Thompson won the Democratic primary for Brooklyn district attorney against six-term incumbent Charles Hynes.


A Runoff In the Public Advocate Race

Sep 10, 2013

Two candidates in the race for the Democratic primary for the office of public advocate, Letitia James and Daniel Squadron, will have to face off in a runoff election on

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