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Politics

Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018

Political Action

The 1948 presidential election and its lasting effect

World War II was a time of unity in our country among various political factions. With the end of the war, political interest seemed to come to pass. Comment

Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018

Vanel secures landslide victory over Bryan

State Assemblyman Clyde Vanel (D-Queens Village) rode the Democratic blue wave to victory as he beat out his challenger, community leader Oster Bryan, for his re-election bid to continue representing southeast Queens. Comments (2)
East Elmhurst

Monserrate marks political comeback with district leader victory

Former City Councilman and state Sen. Hiram Monserrate won an election to become Democratic district leader last Thursday in East Elmhurst. Comments (4)
Jackson Heights

Election season sees incumbents fall as Queens County Democratic Party’s power begins to wane

Voters across the borough followed suit on a trend that indicates the waning influence of the Queens County Democratic Party under the leadership of outgoing U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-Jackson Heights) by voting against state Assemblywoman Ari Espinal (D-Jackson Heights). Comments (1)

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Do you know an immigrant in Queens who has made an impact on the community? Nominate a person who has made a difference for the 2018 Queens Ambassador Awards.
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