Michael Miller scores big win in primary against Comaianni

Posted by Howard Koplowitz in Assembly, District 38 on September 16, 2010 | 1 Comment

State Assemblyman Michael Miller (D-Woodhaven) cruised to victory over his Democratic primary opponent, Community Education Council 24 President Nick Comaianni, 77 percent to 23 percent with 87 percent of the precincts reporting Tuesday night, according to unofficial results, clearing the largest hurdle in his re-election battle.


Incumbents Hevesi, Miller face Dem rivals

Posted by Howard Koplowitz and Anna Gustafson in Assembly, District 28, District 38 on September 13, 2010 | No Comments

State Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi (D-Forest Hills) entered the last throes of the primary campaign with more than twice as much money in his coffers than his Democratic challenger Joe Fox in the race for the 28th Assembly District, according to their last filings with the state Board of Elections. Assemblyman Michael Miller (D-Woodhaven), fending off a challenge by Community Board 9 member Nick Comaianni, has a 20-1 fund-raising advantage over his opponent in the last days of the campaign, the records showed.

City’s biggest municipal union makes endorsements

Posted by Ivan Pereira in Assembly, Congress, District 10, District 10, District 11, District 14, District 15, District 16, District 23, District 24, District 26, District 28, District 30, District 35, District 37, District 38, District 39, District 6, District 9, State Senate, U.S. House on September 3, 2010 | No Comments

Representatives from DC 37, which represents 125,000 New York workers in various sectors and 5,000 retirees, released an incumbent-heavy list of endorsements of political candidates running for office in Queens and throughout the city, but also withheld its endorsement in several contested races.


Miller focuses on service after Seminerio scandal

Posted by Howard Koplowitz in Assembly, District 38 on September 2, 2010 | No Comments

“I’m responsive to the people and people see that,” Miller said during an interview at his campaign headquarters on Myrtle Avenue in Glendale. “When people come in my office, they say Miller gets results.” “It’s a trust thing?,” he said. “You have to gain the trust of the people and I’ve worked hard for that.”


Comaianni pushes reform in race for Assembly seat

Posted by Howard Koplowitz in Assembly, District 38 on September 2, 2010 | No Comments

State Assembly candidate Nick Comaianni is running on a platform of reforming education, boosting small businesses, cutting wasteful spending and taxes and addressing quality-of-life issues in his primary election battle against Assemblyman Michael Miller (D-Woodhaven).


Miller lands endorsement from Weiner

Posted by Rebecca Henely in Assembly, District 38 on August 19, 2010 | No Comments

Miller is running for re-election in the 38th Assembly District, a seat he won in a 2009 special election. He currently faces opposition from Community Board 9 and Community Educational Council 24 member Nick Comaianni, a Democrat, and Forest Park Senior Center Executive Director Donna Caltabiano, a Republican.