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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Queens Republicans announced a Rego Park resident will assume the candidacy left vacant when former City Councilman Thomas Ognibene opted not to run for state Senate. Comments (1)
Letters

There’s more to mayor’s vacation

Only a politically naive person would believe Mayor Bill de Blasio is vacationing in Italy when the major impetus for this trip is to meet with some of his leftist Italian comrades of the Democratic Party of the Left, the nom de guerre of the Italian Communist Party after its 1991 reorganization. Comment

Monday, July 28, 2014

A long-shot Republican candidate who is challenging U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-Astoria) has considered venturing into the world of reality TV. Comment
Bayside

Avella gets nod from firefighters

Bayside

Avella gets nod from firefighters

Some of New York’s Bravest have decided to tip their firefighter hats toward state Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) in his re-election campaign this week. Comments (1)

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Letters

Politicians only care about votes

There are few politicians who are sincerely in the game to help the people. After all, look how they are being indicted one after the other. They con the people for votes, then rob them. Comments (8)

Friday, July 25, 2014

Mayoral Spin Cycle

Do not be surprised if it’s Cuomo vs. Clinton in 2016

Those of us who are native New Yorkers like to think that the sun revolves around Times Square — or Queens Boulevard or Eastern Parkway or the Grand Concourse — depending on which borough you call home. Comments (2)

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Daniel Halloran may be the most talkative witness in his federal corruption trial. Comment
Politics

Donations pour in for 2017

Politics

Donations pour in for 2017

Although the next round of city elections is more than three years away, the delay has not stopped those with special interests from contributing to the tens of thousands of dollars amassed in Queens elected officials’ campaign coffers. Comments (2)
Politics

Boro GOP late on filings

Politics

Boro GOP late on filings

The Queens GOP locked itself out of official campaign coffers’ ledgers — and not because of inner-party bickering. Comment
Forest Hills

GOP politico Haggerty returns to prison

Forest Hills

GOP politico Haggerty returns to prison

Queens’ GOP operative John Haggerty is back behind bars, the Manhattan DA said. Comment

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