Pataki, Giuliani stump for Como

Pataki, Giuliani stump for Como

Posted by Rebecca Henely in District 15, State Senate on October 28, 2010 | No Comments

Former Councilman and state Senate candidate Anthony Como netted the support of two prominent former Republicans this week.

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Two firefighter organizations endorse Markey

Posted by Rebecca Henely in Assembly, District 30 on October 20, 2010 | No Comments

State Assemblywoman Margaret Markey (D–Maspeth) netted the endorsements of the Uniformed Fire Officers Association and Uniformed Firefighters Association Wednesday.

Nicole Paultre-Bell gets support from retail union

Nicole Paultre-Bell gets support from retail union

Posted by Ivan Pereira in City Council, City Offices, District 28 on October 18, 2010 | No Comments

The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDS) has given its support to Nicole Paultre-Bell’s campaign for the 28th District Council seat. Union president Stuart Appelbaum said the 26-year-old’s fresh take on politics will help the residents in southeast Queens.

Avella kicks off campaign, lands endorsements

Posted by Howard Koplowitz in District 11, State Senate on September 30, 2010 | No Comments

State Senate candidate Tony Avella kicked off his campaign during a rally at his Bayside headquarters Monday. Also this week, a poll found the former councilman 24 points behind state Sen. Frank Padavan (R-Bellerose).


David Weprin receives the backing of NYS United Teachers and UFT

Posted by Anna Gustafson in Assembly, District 24 on September 10, 2010 | No Comments

New York State United Teachers, the group representing more than 600,000 teachers, and its United Federation of Teachers affiliate threw their support behind state Assemblyman David Weprin (D-Little Neck) last week, citing his support for public schools as a lawmaker in the city and Albany.

Cuomo endorses Moya

Posted by Rebecca Henely in Assembly, District 39, Governor on September 8, 2010 | 1 Comment

“I am proud to support one of Queens’ finest young men and give him my full endorsement in his campaign for the Assembly,” Cuomo said in a release. “Francisco Moya has been working hard for his community for two decades.”