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Assemblymember Grace Meng of Queens to run for retiring Congressmember Gary Ackerman’s seat
Assemblymember Grace Meng of Queens to run for retiring Congressmember Gary Ackerman’s seat
News Jay Lane 3/19/2012 at 8:48AM

Queens Democrats have chosen state Assemblywoman Grace Meng of Queens to run for retiring Congressman Gary Ackerman’s seat, according to two sources close to the party.Potential candidates met with party elders Sunday to make their pitch to run in the redrawn 6th Congressional District, which would be more than 37% Asian.“She is a smart choice for [...]