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Robert Jackson gets to gloat now

The state Senate incumbent decisively defeated a moderate challenger backed by Rep. Adriano Espaillat and charter school PAC money.

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Dan Goldman declares victory in 10th Congressional District

The former House impeachment counsel spent his way to victory in a close race for the open seat over Yuh–Line Niou, other progressives.

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Tracking the contested state Senate primary races in New York

At least seven Democratic incumbents are facing primary challenges, and competitive races are underway for open seats in Brooklyn and Staten Island.

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The endorsements for New York’s 10th Congressional District

Who’s backing who in the competitive open seat race to represent parts of lower Manhattan and Brooklyn in the House of Representatives.

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After a rough June primary in New York, insurgent progressive candidates are doubling down

Following up with voters and preemptive defense from attack ads – not moderating leftist views – are part of the strategy.

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City Council Speaker Adrienne Adams endorses Elizabeth Crowley for state Senate

In her first major endorsement, the speaker broke from some of her progressive colleagues to endorse a moderate candidate in District 59.

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It’s Gustavo Rivera versus the Bronx machine

The state senator faces a primary challenger backed by many of the borough’s power brokers.

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Rep. Jamaal Bowman can’t please everyone in Congress, and moderate challengers see an opening

In New York’s newly redrawn 16th Congressional District, the high-profile incumbent needs to convince a whiter, wealthier electorate to stick with a leftist.

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Can abortion rights turn out voters in a purple Hudson Valley district?

Democrat Pat Ryan is betting on voters turning out to support abortion rights – in both the 18th and 19th congressional districts.

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Bill de Blasio ends congressional campaign for NY-10

A couple of discouraging polls preceded the former mayor’s exit from the crowded, high-profile race.

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Jones swore off Goldman Sachs’ money – but took donations from its top lobbyists

A look at fundraising in the 10th Congressional district, where Mondaire Jones has more money than de Blasio, Goldman and the rest of his opponents combined.

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Allegedly fraudulent petitions cost Lee Zeldin a third ballot line in November

The state Board of Elections invalidated the Republican and Conservative gubernatorial nominee’s petitions to also appear on the Independence Party line.