Campaigns & Elections

Campaigns & Elections

Endorsing Keron Alleyne for Assembly, DSA is teaming up with the Barrons

The Brooklynite is a late addition to the DSA slate, but he might need more than that sought after endorsement to beat incumbent Nikki Lucas.

New York City

Ranked choice advocates want to tackle broader voter engagement

They’re asking for recurring funding from New York City dedicated to a voter education program.

Campaigns & Elections

Who wants to run for governor as a Republican in 2022?

The race appears up in the air with months to go before the June primary.

Campaigns & Elections

Here are the New York Democratic lawmakers facing 2022 primary challenges

The left is once again coming after incumbent members of the state Senate and Assembly.

Campaigns & Elections

Going to the wrong polling place might not mark the end for your ballot

A dozen election commissioners back a bill in the Assembly to change when affidavit ballots get thrown out.

Campaigns & Elections

Petitioning kicks off, with pandemic-era signature requirements gone.

Hundreds of political candidates across the state have begun collecting signatures to qualify for the ballot in June primary elections.

Campaigns & Elections

Working Families Party announces Ana María Archila as Lt. Gov. candidate

Archila is best known for her viral confrontation of Sen. Jeff Flake in a Capitol elevator in 2018.

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New York State

Republicans are backing a Brooklyn cop for lieutenant governor

NYPD Deputy Inspector Alison Esposito is running unopposed for the GOP nomination as the running mate to gubernatorial candidate Rep. Lee Zeldin.

New York State

Is Republican gubernatorial candidate Harry Wilson the Mike Bloomberg of 2022?

The deep-pocketed businessman’s past association with Democrats could prove that money can’t buy partisan love.

Campaigns & Elections

Max Rose has a Fall-ing out

Assembly Member Charles Fall rescinded his congressional endorsement after Rose wouldn’t support his girlfriend for state Senate.

Campaigns & Elections

With Diana Reyna, Suozzi makes a downstate ticket

The moderate gubernatorial candidate announced the Brooklyn former council member as his running mate and very first endorsement.

Campaigns & Elections

Voters head to the polls to fill two empty Assembly seats

A vacant seat in Brooklyn promises to be the latest in a series of proxy wars that have characterized the borough.

Politics

Why New York Attorney General Letitia James is getting so many endorsements in an uncontested primary

Organized labor is backing her for reelection as rumors continue about a possible primary challenge from ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo.