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Monday, July 4, 2016

State Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan (D-Long Island City) announced her re-election candidacy at Dazie’s Restaurant in Sunnyside Monday. She has been a member of the state Legislature ever since her ground-breaking win in 1984 as one of the youngest women ever elected in New York. Comments (4)
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Libertarians are ready to affect the presidential contest

The Libertarian Party seems to be in a much stronger political position nationally in regard to the presidential race than it has been in past years. Recent polls show them with 10 percent of the presidential vote. Comment

Thursday, June 30, 2016

In the most contested congressional primary in the borough, former Nassau County Executive Tom Suozzi won the Democratic nod to replace outgoing U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Melville) in a race that drew only about 9.4 percent of registered voters in the Queens part of the district. He will face Republican Jack Martins in the general election in November. Comments (1)
Politics

Pols, advocates divided over judge ruling city right of way law unconstitutional

Elected officials and advocates have expressed mixed reactions to a criminal court judge’s ruling that the city’s right of way law is unconstitutional on the grounds that it imposes criminal penalties without the need to prove wrongdoing. Comments (2)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

In the most contested congressional primary in the borough, former Nassau County Executive Tom Suozzi won the Democratic primary, beating four challengers. He will face Republican Jack Martins in the general election in November in a bid to succeed outgoing U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Melville). Comments (3)

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Politics

Queens’ Dem primaries: A low turnout affair

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Queens’ Dem primaries: A low turnout affair

Retired voters cast ballots at Bell Academy earlier in the day Comments (4)

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