Campaigns & Elections

Campaign Confidential

The game-changing endorsements of the primaries

These supporters weren’t just a name on a list.


Latinas poised to be a force on the City Council

A record 10 Hispanic women won recent New York City Council Democratic primaries.

Campaigns & Elections

A historic 6 Asian American candidates win in City Council primaries

The nominees may bring New York City Council closer than ever to proportionate demographic representation.

Campaigns & Elections

New York City’s most surprising primary results

The unexpected winners, from Brad Lander to Vito Fossella.

Campaigns & Elections

Eric Adams declared winner in New York City mayoral race

Kathryn Garcia failed to catch up in the ranked-choice tallies.

Campaigns & Elections

Preliminary instant runoff errors at the NYC BOE

The board withdrew initial projections that showed Eric Adams with a much smaller lead over Kathryn Garcia.

Campaigns & Elections

How practical socialism helped India Walton win

Hard work and an emphasis on local issues means Buffalo could have its first female mayor.

New York City

Richards, Crowley close in ‘insane’ race for Queens BP

Many expected incumbent Donovan Richards to cruise to victory, but a former adversary had other plans.

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City Council poised to make strides in gender diversity

At least 22 women are likely to win the Democratic primaries and are heavily favored to win in the general election.

Eric Adams

Waiting years to be mayor, Eric Adams will have to wait a little longer

The Brooklyn borough president lead in first-place votes, but not enough to declare victory.

Brad Lander

A big night for Brad Lander

Everyone thought Corey Johnson had the comptroller race in the bag. Everyone was wrong.

New York City

2021 New York City mayoral primary election results

Will front-runner Eric Adams win on election night, or will it take weeks to determine the next mayor?

New York State

2021 Democratic upstate mayoral primary results

Insurgents show strength in Buffalo and Rochester while incumbent can declare victory in Albany.

Campaigns & Elections

2021 Manhattan district attorney primary election results

Tracking the returns in a high-profile race without ranked-choice voting.

New York City

2021 New York City comptroller primary election results

Going into the comptroller race, everyone thought Corey Johnson had it in the bag, but by the end of the night, Council Member Brad Lander was in the lead.