Politics

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Flushing

Messer makes Stavisky rematch official

John Messer, an Oakland Gardens businessman and lawyer, officially kicked off his challenge to state Sen. Toby Stavisky (D-Whitestone) Sunday, touting his multicultural credentials in a redrawn, more diverse district. Comments (1).

Friday, July 27, 2012

Middle Village

Crowley faces challenge in district leader election

Never go against the family. Comment.
Flushing

Chen kicks off run for Meng state seat

Ethel Chen, a longtime Flushing Democrat and retired librarian, kicked off her campaign last week for the Flushing state Assembly seat currently represented by Assemblywoman Grace Meng (D-Flushing). Comment.

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Flushing

Dead woman’s name on Flushing petition

Democratic candidate John Messer accused the Queens Democratic Party, which is backing state Sen. Toby Stavisky (D-Whitestone) in the race, of using forged signatures to get contenders on the ballot, but the Oakland Gardens businessman and lawyer did not take the opportunity to alert the city Board of Elections. Comments (1).

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