Politics

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Letters

Facts get in the way of beliefs

As painful as it may be to the chronically misinformed, but President Barack Hussein Obama II has not only not overused his executive orders, but he has through his second term used it less than any president from Dwight Eisenhower on. Comments (1).

Friday, May 2, 2014

Maspeth

Fedkowskyj launches bid to unseat Markey

Civic leader Dmytro Fedkowskyj announced his candidacy last weekend to challenge state Assemblywoman Margaret Markey (D-Ridgewood) in her first primary in more than a decade. Comment.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Hollis

Crowley, Rev. Norris and Miller endorse Comrie’s Senate campaign

Former City Councilman Leroy Comrie lined up a handful of endorsements as he made the announcement earlier this week that he will challenge embattled state Sen. Malcolm Smith (D-Hollis) for his southeast Queens seat. Comments (2).
Kew Gardens

Doors remain open at Borough Hall

Former Deputy Borough President Leroy Comrie will stay on as a special assistant at Borough Hall as he campaigns for a spot in Albany, according to a source who hinted the doors in Kew Gardens may be open should his bid fall short in the crowded southeast Queens race. Comment.
Little Neck

GOP candidates lash out over police complaint

The two Republican candidates vying for a congressional seat in northeast Queens are facing off over a police report filed against candidate Grant Lally for allegedly intimidating a family that took part in the petitioning process for his opponent, Stephen Labate. Comments (9).
Woodhaven

Three challenge Velazquez

Half of the candidates running for U.S. Rep. Nydia Velazquez’s (D-Brooklyn) seat live outside the 7th Congressional District, including the incumbent. Comment.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Hollis

Comrie to serve as special assistant to beep during campaign for Smith’s seat: Source

Former Deputy Borough President Leroy Comrie will stay on as a special assistant at Borough Hall as he campaigns for a spot in Albany, according to a source who hinted the doors in Kew Gardens may be open should his bid fall short in the crowded southeast Queens race. Comments (1).

Monday, April 28, 2014

Hollis

Comrie will challenge Smith for Senate seat: Reports

Deputy Borough President Leroy Comrie could announce later this week his plans to challenge indicted state Sen. Malcolm Smith (D-Hollis) for Smith’s southeast Queens seat, according to several news reports. Comments (4).

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