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Monday, Jan. 23, 2017

Flushing

City fines Liu for campaign finance violations in 2009 comptroller run

Former mayoral candidate John Liu, who began his political career as a city councilman representing northeast Queens, was fined more than $15,000 for violations related to his successful 2009 run for New York City comptroller by the city’s Campaign Finance Board. Comments (3)

Friday, Jan. 20, 2017

Opinion

Let’s call a cease-fire on extreme political warfare

American politics has always been a contact sport. But it has crossed a line in recent years. It is now less like sport and more like war. Comments (3)

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017

Flushing

Flushing lawmakers demand apology from comedian Steve Harvey

Flushing elected officials are taking issue with a recent segment on comedian Steve Harvey’s talk show that implied Asian men are not dateable. Comments (9)
Politics

Poets verses Trump: Protesting POTUS with poetry

On Nov. 9, 2016, I woke up numb. Comments (3)
Jamaica

Pols say King’s legacy holds lessons for facing Trump

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy and direction is as pertinent as ever, elected officials said during a celebration of King’s life held at the Jamaica Performing Arts Center Monday afternoon. Comments (1)

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