Politics

Monday, Oct. 15, 2012

Letters

More must be done to clean up politics

For three of the most powerful men in our state to be involved in using $103,000 to quiet several female staffers and include $32,000, supposedly provided by the accused, proves there is something wrong and that this should be looked into immediately. Comment.

Friday, Oct. 12, 2012

Bayside

Letter Carriers endorse Avella in re-election race

Endorsements have continued to pile up for candidates running for state Senate in northeast Queens, with the latest endorsement coming from postal workers in support of the 11th Senate District’s Democratic incumbent. Comments (1).
Bayside

Concannon launches Senate bid in Bayside

State Senate hopeful Joseph Concannon said that, if elected, he will focus on reducing crime and taxes and bringing new jobs into the community at an opening celebration at his new campaign headquarters in Bayside Saturday. Comment.

Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012

Flushing

Campaign filings at core of Halloran, Meng flap

Two candidates for the congressional seat based in Queens traded more barbs this week after violations from one candidate’s past elections surfaced and could land him in legal trouble, according to the state Board of Elections. Comment.
Howard Beach

Poll shows Addabbo leads Ulrich by slim margin

Just weeks before voters cast their ballots, opponents in the 15th state Senate District race are locked in a virtual tie, according to a new Siena College poll released Monday. Comment.
Flushing

Rozic, Fuchs outline plans in Assembly race

Candidates running for the state Assembly seat currently held by Assemblyman Rory Lancman (D-Fresh Meadows) in the 25th District have begun collecting endorsements as they take their messages to the public this week. Comments (1).
Fresh Meadows

Lancman bides time before mulling Council run

State Assemblyman Rory Lancman (D-Fresh Meadows) said at a harvest season celebration at his Fresh Meadows home Sunday he will not make a final decision about a potential future run for another New York government office until the end of the current election cycle. Comment.

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