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Billy Thai Campaign Draws Powerful Allies Thanks To A Common Foe

The fight for control of the 47th Assembly District has created some unexpected bedfellows, thanks to a common enemy: Assemblyman William Colton. Several key political players in southern...

Colton Blasts ‘Imposter’ Billy Thai For Misleading Leaflets

Mysterious leaflets associating Billy Thai -- a challenger for the 47th Assembly District male district leader seat -- with Assemblyman William Colton and Female District Leader...

Gentile Seen As Most Likely Democratic Contender For Grimm’s Vacant Seat

Councilman Vincent Gentile is widely perceived as being the most likely Democratic contender to face off with Staten Island prosecutor Daniel Donovan for Congressman Michael Grimm's now vacant...

William Colton “Seriously Considering” Bid To Replace Grimm

As Congressman Michael Grimm officially resigned Monday, long-time Brooklyn Assemblyman William Colton has announced that he is seriously considering a bid for the congressional seat. "People...

Congressman Michael Grimm Pleads Guilty In Tax Fraud Case

Those who reelected Congressman Michael Grimm on the expectation that he would be convicted of tax fraud and forced to resign might be getting...

Southern Brooklyn Re-Elects Two Indicted Pols, Plus Other Election Results

It was mostly a predictable day at the polls yesterday when it came to Southern Brooklyn races, including the reelection of two lawmakers currently facing federal...

Southern Brooklyn Re-Elects Two Indicted Pols, Plus Other Election Results

It was mostly a predictable day at the polls yesterday when it came to Southern Brooklyn races, including the reelection of two lawmakers currently facing federal...

Poll: Grimm Has A 19-Point Lead Over Recchia Before Elections

Things are looking pretty grim for Congressman Michael Grimm's opponent on Election Day tomorrow. According to the most recent poll, conducted by Siena Research Institute, NY1, and...

Advance’s Endorsement Of Grimm Shows We’re In The Real Life Version...

One candidate is facing a 20-count indictment on charges of tax evasion. His campaign is mired with allegations of illegal contributions. Friends are likely...

Attacks Fly In Third Grimm-Recchia Debate: Links

Republican Congressman Michael Grimm and Democratic challenger Domenic Recchia faced off for their third debate last night, trading barbs about corruption, influence and skinny...

Democrats Register 6,600 New Voters As Part Of Bid To Unseat...

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is deep in a campaign to register new voters across the nation in their hopes of taking back the...

Recchia Bails On Debate, Giving Grimm A Platform For Attack

Democrat Domenic Recchia missed last night's debate in Bay Ridge, giving Republican Congressman Michael Grimm, whose seat he's seeking, an opportunity to bash him...

Grimm And Recchia Neck-And-Neck In Latest Poll

Embattled Congressman Michael Grimm is holding a lead, though just barely, against Democratic challenger Domenic Recchia, according to a new poll from NY1 /...

Congressman Michael Grimm’s Fraud Trial To Begin In December

Congressman Michael Grimm's trial on fraud and tax evasion charges is set to begin on December 1 after a federal judge yesterday denied a...

Recchia Releases First TV Campaign Ad, Touts Staten Island Cred

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5j-3ztW3cNE?rel=0] Former Councilman Domenic Recchia, who is challenging embattled Congressman Michael Grimm, released his campaign's first television ad this week. The message appears to...