Emily Gallagher (left) and Phara Souffrant Forrest (right).BROOKLYN – Almost a month after elections, Emily Gallagher finally declared victory in the 50th Assembly District beating incumbent Joe Lentol. In Assembly District 57, Phara Souffrant Forrest declared victory against incumbent Walter Mosely. On June 23 Primary day, both candidates were trailing
Photo via e.ann.s [https://www.instagram.com/p/BKUMkEzB0rrGRKm9BYJDdzW0BaGEqwm8IwBXfs0/?tagged=ivoted&hl=en] The election results are in for the primary elections which took place on Tuesday, September 13. The next time to vote will be the November 8 general elections. Here are all of your local election
Roxanne Persaud at the state capitol. (Photo: Roxanne Jacqueline Persaud [https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10153026436448571&set=a.10153026436378571.1073741883.824588570&type=3&theater] / Facebook)Roxanne Persaud [https://www.nysenate.gov/senators/roxanne-j-persaud/about] took her seat on the floor of the New York Senate for the first
Courtesy of Councilman Mark Treyger’s OfficeEven the threat of Hurricane Joaquin [/hurricane-joaquin-or-not-its-good-to-be-prepared/#.Vg6_n2RViko]won’t stop these volunteers. Clad in rain ponchos, Councilman Mark Treyger and State Assembly hopeful Pamela Harris [/pamela-harris-wins-democratic-nomination-for-brook-krasnys-assembly-seat/] joined a group from the Sea Gate Association today to help build a new playground at
> @Chirlane [https://twitter.com/Chirlane] @JumaaneWilliams [https://twitter.com/JumaaneWilliams] raise awareness about tenant rent regulations pic.twitter.com/JiYhWEqXJP [http://t.co/JiYhWEqXJP] — mercedes williams (@mercedesdoes1) June 4, 2015 [https://twitter.com/mercedesdoes1/status/606437136229875712] New York City’s First Lady Chirlane McCray came to our neighborhood today to
After formally tossing his hat into the ring [/blog/politics/mark-lieberman-announces-bid-for-assemblywoman-rhoda-jacobs-seat] for Assemblywoman Rhoda Jacobs’ seat [/blog/politics/well-wishes-from-colleagues-as-assemblywoman-rhoda-jacobs-announces-her-retirement] representing the 42nd District last month, Mark Lieberman has been kicked off the ballot after his petition signatures were challenged. Lieberman, a journalist and civic activist from Midwood Park [http://www.
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[/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/paperless.jpg] Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis announced the passage of legislation 5274-A [http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?bn=5274-A&term=2011], a bill she co-sponsored that would allow local governments to save money by cutting paperwork costs. The measure would eliminate the requirement that hard copies