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Day: <span>January 21, 2012</span>

Kings County Politics: Early skinny on Borough President’s race

Although the Borough President’s race is still a year away, several sources say Sen. Eric Adams has a strong inside track to replace the term-limited Marty Markowitz in 2013. Thus far, the only declared candidate is Markowitz’s former Chief of Staff Carlo Scissura who, while raising a hefty $127,605, has never held elected office. Adams […]readmore

Hakeem Jeffries Enters 10th CD Race Joins City Councilman Charles

They came, they saw and they chanted his name over and over again as Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries officially announced last Sunday on the steps of Borough Hall that he is running for the 10th Congressional District seat. The expected announcement, before about 100 loyal supporters on a cold and windy day, sets the stage for […]readmore

View From Here: An American Tragedy Revisited

If you’re not apprehensive about the candidates running for the Republican nomination, then you haven’t been paying attention. All talk about being in a post-racial society has to be seen now as hopelessly naïve and dangerous to health and liberty. Former Congressman Rick Santorum got the ball rolling when he said he didn’t want to […]readmore