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Monday, Oct. 3, 2011

Letters

Avella must care about entire district

I am happy, Joseph R. Maligieri, that state Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) responded to your concerns (“Avella cares about constituents,” Aug. 18-24). Comment
Letters

9th District constituents made mistake with Turner

President Barack Obama inherited eight abysmal years from the Bush administration, a housing and mortgage mess and two wars that were funded without a tax increase — something without precedent. Comment

Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011

Politics

GOP may add state Senate seat: Rumor

Politics

GOP may add state Senate seat: Rumor

Republicans in the state Senate are reportedly thinking of adding an extra seat in the upper chamber when the redrawing of district lines are conducted next year. Comment

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011

The office of state Assemblyman Rory Lancman (D-Fresh Meadows) is building bridges to Asia in hopes of boosting its connection to the sizable Asian-American communities in his district. Comment

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011

Politics

Haggerty theft trial opens in Manhattan

Politics

Haggerty theft trial opens in Manhattan

Opening arguments began Monday in the case against John Haggerty, a Queens political operative and Bloomberg campaign volunteer who is accused of stealing $1.1 million of the mayor’s money in 2009. Comment
The rift between two warring factions of the Queens Republican Party is heating up after former City Councilman Tom Ognibene said he plans to run for chairman of the party. Comment
Bayside

Avella says Albany suits him

Bayside

Avella says Albany suits him

State Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) may be one of 62 senators, but the lawmaker said he has a stronger voice among his colleagues than when he was on the City Council, where he was one of 51 legislators — 48 of them Democrats. Comment
Politics

Reps loyal to party in vote on spending

Politics

Reps loyal to party in vote on spending

The borough’s congressional delegation voted along party lines in a spending measure that passed in the U.S. House of Representatives Friday that would have funded government services until Sept. 30 —the end of the federal government’s fiscal year. Comment

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