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Councilmember Mark Weprin faces potential challenger in general election
Councilmember Mark Weprin faces potential challenger in general election
Politics Melissa Chan 8/12/2013 at 12:12PM

Numerous police unions are backing one candidate’s bid to unseat incumbent Councilmember Mark Weprin. Joseph Concannon, a retired police captain from Bellerose, announced his run for City Council on August 8 — with the full support of several law enforcement groups, including the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association (PBA). “I can assure you I will never risk [...]

Pols in support of Community Safety Act
Pols in support of Community Safety Act
News Liam La Guerre 7/19/2013 at 4:05PM

A group of Queens councilmembers that voted in favor of controversial legislation to oversee the activities of the NYPD gathered at Borough Hall to reaffirm their support last week. Led by Councilmember Leroy Comrie, the public officials, including Borough President Helen Marshall and various minority groups, said the Community Safety Act would help end profiling [...]

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 [...]