nyc 2013 elections

De Blasio leads primary, but may face runoff; Lhota secures GOP nomination
De Blasio leads primary, but may face runoff; Lhota secures GOP nomination
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 9/11/2013 at 7:51AM

Tuesday came and went with a mayoral Republican nominee but an unclear outcome in the Democratic primary. Public Advocate Bill de Blasio’s last minute momentum was enough to secure him a first place finish, but not necessarily enough to earn him the nomination without a runoff. Though he beat former City Comptroller Bill Thompson by [...]

James, Squadron to vie for Democratic public advocate nomination in runoff
James, Squadron to vie for Democratic public advocate nomination in runoff
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 9/11/2013 at 12:55AM

The race to determine the Public Advocate Democratic nominee is still not over. Councilmember Letitia James, who received 36 percent of the vote and State Senator Daniel Squadron who received 33 percent, with 98 percent of the precincts reporting, according to unofficial results, will go on to a runoff next month. If any citywide candidate [...]

Primary guide: City Council District 27
Primary guide: City Council District 27
Politics Queens Courier Staff 9/06/2013 at 1:43PM

As the clock ticks closer to city primaries on Tuesday, September 10, The Courier would like to provide you, the reader and the voter, with a fair, detailed guide of who is running. Here is a list of the City Council District 27 primary candidates (St. Albans, Hollis, Cambria Heights, Jamaica , Baisley Park, Addisleigh Park;parts of [...]

Primary guide: City Council District 24
Primary guide: City Council District 24
Politics Queens Courier Staff 9/05/2013 at 1:54PM

As the clock ticks closer to city primaries on Tuesday, September 10, The Courier would like to provide you, the reader and the voter, with a fair, detailed guide of who is running. Here is a list of the candidates in City Council District 24 (Briarwood, Fresh Meadows, Hillcrest, Hillcrest Estates, Jamaica Estates, Jamaica Hills, Kew Gardens [...]

Mayoral primary guide
Mayoral primary guide
Politics Queens Courier Staff 8/29/2013 at 4:21PM

As the clock ticks closer to city primaries on Tuesday, September 10, The Courier would like to provide you, the reader and the voter, with a fair, detailed guide of who is running. Here is a list of the mayoral primary candidates, who they are, what they stand for and what they want to continue [...]