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The Other Power Shift

Nov 10, 2008

Gotham Gazette image by Ya-Hsuan Huang Unlike Barack Obama's victory, the election of more Democrats to the New York State Senate did not produce impromptu celebrations in the streets or tears


Longtime Incumbent Seeks Two More Years

Nov 04, 2008

Assemblymember Keith L. T. Wright is running for re-election for the seat he has held since 1992. The Harlem Democrat, who also will appear in the Working Families Party line,


Staten Island 60th Assembly District: A Swing Seat

Nov 04, 2008

Assemblymember Janele Hyer-Spencer is running for re-election for the Assembly seat she has held for one term. Hyer-Spencer, a Democrat, replaced Matthew Mirones, a Republican who held the seat from