Koo makes switch to Dem Party

Posted by Howard Koplowitz in Assembly, City Comptroller, City Council, City Offices, Congress, District 19, District 20, District 24, District 25, District 27, District 32, District 7, District 9, U.S. House on January 26, 2012 | No Comments

City Councilman Peter Koo (D-Flushing) officially registered with the Democratic Party Monday at the Queens Board of Elections offices in Kew Gardens after running on the GOP line three years ago to win a seat on the Council. Koo is the wealthy owner of the Starside Drugs pharmacy chain and self-financed his campaign. “We cherish [...]

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Special Election: Jane Deacy

Posted by Joe Anuta in Assembly, District 23 on September 9, 2011 | No Comments

Party Republican Campaign Office 112-20 Beach Channel Drive Rockaway Park, NY 11694 (718) 945-2323 Biography Jane Deacy is entering her first political race to vie for the 23rd Assembly seat. She was one of the first female police officers who went on patrol in New York City in the 1970s, according to her campaign biography. [...]

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Special Election: Marco DeSena

Posted by Connor Adams Sheets in Assembly, District 27 on September 8, 2011 | No Comments

Campaign Office: 24-55 Francis Lewis Blvd. Whitestone, NY 11357 718-690-3737 Seat: 27th Assembly District District: Parts of Flushing, College Point, Pomonok, Fresh Meadows, Electchester, Kew Gardens and Richmond Hill Parties: Republican and Conservative Bio: Marco DeSena, who was born and raised in College Point, is vying for the 27th Assembly seat. He works as a [...]


GOP’s Powietrzynski runs for Hevesi’s seat

Posted by Anna Gustafson in Assembly, District 28 on August 19, 2010 | No Comments

Alex Powietrzynski, a Republican running for state Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi’s (D-Forest Hills) seat, grew up as communism was dissolving in Poland and cultivated a hyper-awareness of politics and its direct impact on people.