By Joe Anuta The Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association endorsed City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. (D-Astoria) for borough president Tuesday. Union President Patrick Lynch ascended the steps of Borough Hall to give Vallone the nod, the campaign said in a statement. “Peter Vallone Jr. has always stood up for our police officers, no matter the political consequences. [...]
Warren Schreiber, a Bay Terrace activist and community leader, officially endorsed City Council Speaker Christine Quinn for mayor this week. Schreiber, who serves as President of the Bay Terrace Co-Op Board, was featured in one of Quinn’s latest “Real People, Real Voices, Real #CQResults” campaign videos offering his endorsement because of her work to keep [...]
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The endorsements are rolling in for candidates hoping to take the place of Queens Borough President Helen Marshall after this year’s elections. The Democratic field includes state Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside), businessman Everly Brown, City Councilman Leroy Comrie (D-St. Albans), Director of Community Boards Barry Grodenchik, Sen. Jose Peralta (D-East Elmhurst), former state Assemblywoman Melinda [...]
With the state Senate primaries looming, City Councilman Eric Ulrich (R-Ozone Park) and Forest Hills attorney Juan Reyes are ramping up their campaigns to win Queens’ 15th District. Ulrich, who is running in the Republican and Independence Party primaries, has earned and spent the most money, according to the latest filings with the state Campaign [...]
Former Councilman and state Senate candidate Anthony Como netted the support of two prominent former Republicans this week.
State Assemblywoman Margaret Markey (D–Maspeth) netted the endorsements of the Uniformed Fire Officers Association and Uniformed Firefighters Association Wednesday.