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Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

In her 21years on Capitol Hill, U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-Astoria) has sponsored more legislation than any other member of Congress. Eleven of the bills she has proposed have been enacted into laws. Comments (1)
The Jamaica branch of the NAACP called on all New Yorkers to vote no on Proposal 1 when they head to the polls on the Nov. 4 Election Day. Comments (2)

Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014

Forest Hills

Alan Hevesi resumes spotlight at the Y

Former state Comptroller Alan Hevesi made his first post-prison public foray Monday when he took the podium at a Central Queens Y lecture series he regularly attends. Comment

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014

U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley (D-Jackson Heights) is seeking re-election for the eighth time in the 14th Congressional District, which covers large sections of Queens and the Bronx. As vice chairman of the Democratic Caucus, he holds the fifth-highest ranking post in House Democratic leadership. Comments (4)

Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Flushing

Gim challenges Kim for Assembly seat

Flushing

Gim challenges Kim for Assembly seat

Phil Gim is taking another crack at state Assemblyman Ron Kim’s (D-Flushing) seat. Comment
Bayside

A vote for yes on Proposal 1 is a vote for fairness

A Vote For Yes On Proposal 1 Is A Vote For Fairness Comments (1)
State Sen. Michael Gianaris (D-Astoria) is running for a third term in District 12 against a man he doesn’t like. The feeling is mutual. Comment

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Voters in some northeast Queens neighborhoods will play a key role in the 3rd Congressional District race between U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Melville), who is seeking his eighth term in office, and Republican Grant Lally, who survived a tough primary challenge in July by Stephen Labate. Comments (1)
After fending off former city Comptroller John Liu in a tight primary battle, state Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) is facing a long-shot Green Party challenger in the general election. Comment

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