Campaigns & Elections

Scenes from District 11
What’s in a name? The 11th District City Council primary is likely to find out.
City Council District 7
A diverse set of candidates want to lead the Upper Manhattan district struggling to provide affordable housing.
Following accusations of sexual harassment Councilmember Gordenchik decided not to run in 2021.
Ritchie Torres represented the district from 2014 until the end of 2020
Voters in the Bronx’s 15th Council District won’t be able to say they didn’t have options this year.
Andrew Yang has been leading the New York City mayoral primary polls.
Who’s endorsing whom in the race for City Hall.
The Upper West Side
Six Democratic candidates are running in the primary for City Council District 6, a seat based on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.
Mayoral candidate Maya Wiley with Mayor Bill de Blasio in 2014.
The veteran civil rights activist and attorney has always prioritized racial equity, but hasn’t always produced tangible results.
Marlyn Soto, Monique Johnson, Marjorie Velazquez, John Perez and Irene Estrada.
Monique Johnson, Irene Estrada, Marjorie Velazquez, John Perez and Marilyn Soto are in the running for the soon-to-be open seat held by Councilmember Mark Gjonaj, who announced in February that he won’t be seeking reelection.
Democratic district leader for Assembly District 45 and City Council candidate Ari Kagan.
The council staffer has run before, but this time he faces scandal-plagued candidates in the New York City Council District 47 field.
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams in Jan. 2021.
The Brooklyn borough president has spent his career serving the city – and making controversial moves along the way.