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Making of a Candidate: Shoe leather for signatures

Posted by Connor Adams Sheets in Making of a Candidate on July 15, 2010 | No Comments

As the petitioning period for the 2010 city election comes to a close, voters will soon learn whether the sizable investments candidates have made on this critical step have paid off.

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So you want to run for office? Join the club

Posted by Connor Adams Sheets in Making of a Candidate on June 16, 2010 | No Comments

Paying dues is the key to making it onto the northeast Queens political map, Democrat and Republican political operatives say, unless a potential candidate has serious money and connections.