15th State Senate district

War chests, war of words increase as primary approaches
News Terence M. Cullen 9/10/2012 at 5:08PM

As primary campaigns for the 15th State Senate District came to a close, campaign funds and mudslinging came to a head. Although Councilmember Eric Ulrich outraised opponent Juan Reyes by hundreds of thousands of dollars, the Reyes camp spent $9,000 more to sway voters before polls open, according to 11-day Pre Primary disclosure reports released [...]

Reyes campaign mailer depicts opponent as Soviet leader
Reyes campaign mailer depicts opponent as Soviet leader
Politics Terence M. Cullen 9/07/2012 at 4:16PM

A Stalinist era-themed mailer sent out by the Juan Reyes campaign last week depicts his opponent, Councilmember Eric Ulrich, as a Soviet leader and alleges the State Senate hopeful has been picked by the New York Republican party to take the senate seat. “Comrades! The glorious party leadership has already chosen Comrade Ulrich as your [...]

Patrolmen’s organization endorses Ulrich in State Senate primary
Politics Terence M. Cullen 9/06/2012 at 10:26AM

The time till voting is getting smaller, but the list of endorsements is growing. The Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association (PBA) endorsed on Wednesday, August 29 Councilmember Eric Ulrich for the 15th State Senate District. “On behalf of the New York City Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association, Inc., I am pleased to announce our endorsement of your candidacy for State [...]

A Giuliani connection in the 15th Senate District
News Terence M. Cullen 7/31/2012 at 10:42AM

There are four Rudolphs in the Giuliani family, two of whom went into politics. Rudolph W. L. “Rudy” Giuliani served as mayor of New York City from 1994 to 2001, and has been nicknamed “America’s Mayor.” Rudolph S. Giuliani, a second cousin, is cutting out a life in politics for himself, currently serving as chief-of-staff [...]