Political Newswire

TimesLedger to blog primary coverage in Queens

Posted by Roz Liston in Uncategorized on September 12, 2016 | No Comments


Jung receives backlash from LGBTQ and women’s groups in Queens

Posted by Mark Hallum in District 16 on September 7, 2016 | No Comments

State Assemblyman Ron Kim (D-Flushing) stood with Emily Kadar of the Committee for a Pro-Choice New York PAC and Eleanor’s Legacy Executive Director Brette McSweeeney Tuesday to endorse state Sen. Toby Stavisky (D-Flushing) for re-election, as well as to denounce her rival in the Democratic primary, S.J. Jung for recent remarks against a woman’s right [...]

Tuesday night debate in Bay Terrace

Posted by Mark Hallum in Uncategorized on August 30, 2016 | No Comments

Candidates for Senate, Congress in the 3rd District, state Senate and Assembly have been invited for a forum to be held at ClearvIew Golf Course Clubhouse at 202-12 Willets Point Blvd., Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. The debate has been organized by Bay Terrace Community Alliance.

Stavisky and DiNapoli to talk campaign finance reform in Flushing

Posted by Mark Hallum in Uncategorized on August 18, 2016 | No Comments

State Sen. Toby Stavisky (D-Flushing) and state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli will discuss campaign finance reform and the need for comprehensive ethics at Stavisky’s campaign headquarters in Flushing at 37-02 Main St., at 3:30 p.m. Friday. Specific details have not yet been revealed, but the announcement comes following the State Supreme Court trial concerning the validity [...]

Tom Suozzi raises $750K for congressional primary

Posted by Roz Liston in Congress on June 20, 2016 | No Comments

BY MARK HALLUM Former Nassau County Executive Tom Suozzi announced Thursday his campaign for Congress has raised over $750,000, bringing him one step closer to the June 28 primary election.  His campaign said $300,000 alone has been gained in contributions since Suozzi’s last filing with the Federal Election Commission. According to Suozzi, bringing relief to [...]


Canvassers say Brown campaign struggled to pay primary day staff

Posted by in Uncategorized on September 19, 2014 | No Comments

State Senate hopeful Everly Brown’s job creation stumping fell short long before he made it out of his campaign office, canvassers said. Multiple canvassers for the Brown campaign said they did not receive the $150 promised to them on primary day in exchange for handing out literature on behalf of Sen. James Sanders’ (D-South Ozone [...]