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Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015

Flushing

House passes Meng bill seeking removal of ‘Oriental’ term

The House of Representatives passed a bill sponsored by U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Flushing) and U.S. Rep. Ed Royce (R-Calif.) last week that removes the term “Oriental” from federal law. Comments (8)
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A presidential race that is breaking all the rules

As we observe the 2016 presidential campaign at this time, it is certainly an unusual campaign. In the Democratic Party, Hillary Clinton seems to have the nomination sewed up, as her two opponents seem to have no chance of making significant gains in the polls high enough to seriously challenge her. Comments (1)

Friday, Dec. 4, 2015

Jamaica

Sanders prepares for primary against Meeks

State Sen. James Sanders (D-South Ozone Park) filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission Wednesday challenging longtime U.S. Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-Jamaica), according to federal records. Comments (2)

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