Campaigns & Elections

New York City

After hammering bail reform for a year, Eric Adams hits the campaign trail

The New York City mayor plans to attend a get out the vote rally the weekend before Election Day, but some suggest his focus on crime has played into Zeldin’s strategy.

Opinion

Opinion: Governor’s race now a nailbiter

A deep analysis of recent polling shows momentum seems on the side of Republicans, not Democrats, both across New York State and the country.

2022 congressional primaries

NY-19 – or the one where Marc Molinaro doesn’t have it in the bag

The Republican county exec initially had reason for optimism to prevail over newcomer Josh Riley. That’s changed.

New York State

Who are the Republican candidates running for statewide office?

New York’s GOP candidates include a political news commentator, a financial expert and a former New York City Police Department official.

2022 general election

Can Republicans hinder absentee voting in New York a month from Election Day?

The state constitution prohibits no-excuse absentee voting. The state GOP is suing to stop people from being able to use fear of COVID-19 as an excuse to request a mail-in ballot.

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Heard Around Town

Hochul up 17 points on Zeldin in latest Siena poll

The governor holds a slim lead in the suburbs and a significant advantage among women.

2022 general election

Sean Patrick Maloney is running where he lives

Winning a Trump district has been key to the Democrat’s political identity. Now he’s got a new district – and a target on his back.

Heard Around Town

John Zaccaro Jr. likely heading to the Assembly after county committee nod

The chief of staff to New York City Council Member Rafael Salamanca is expected to succeed Assembly Member Nathalia Fernandez in the Bronx.

Politics

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.

2022 congressional primaries

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.

Campaigns & Elections

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.

2022 congressional primaries

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.