5 days ago · More recently in Buffalo, Democratic Socialist India Walton defeated four-term Mayor Byron Brown in the Democratic primary where just 20% of the city’s 106,000 registered Democrats came out to vote. Brown ultimately defeated Walton in the 2021 general election after a rigorous write-in campaign .
Jun 23, 2022 · In the most recent McLaughlin poll from Zeldin’s campaign, released Tuesday, June 21, Zeldin had 38% of the vote, Giuliani 17%, Astorino 17%, and Wilson 16%, while 12% of voters said they were undecided. The poll’s results are similar to its findings in late May, though they show Zeldin dropping three points and Wilson gaining three points.
4 days ago · NEW YORK — At six feet, five inches, former New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ’s lumbering height is an apt embodiment of his status as a political lightning rod. After a decade and a half as a school board member, city councilman and citywide public advocate, de Blasio landed a come-from-behind victory in New York City’s 2013 mayoral race.
- Daniel Marans
Jun 23, 2022 · In a virtual press conference Thursday attended by fewer than 30 people—including the PR consultants hosting the event—former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani compared his son, who is hoping to be...
Jun 21, 2022 · As one of the few Asian Americans who attended the 1987 federal retrial of Vincent Chin’s killer in Cincinnati, I have seen firsthand the harm these scapegoating and xenophobic narratives can bring to our families. Unless we can course correct and join together in solidarity, we are doomed to repeat a dangerous history that targets our racial ...
- Linda Moy
3 days ago · Early polls showed Adams trailing only Andrew Yang, who benefited from outsized media attentionand high name recognition from his 2020 Democratic presidential run. On July 6, 2021, the Associated Pressdeclared Adams the winner of the 2021 Democratic mayoral primary.
Jun 27, 2022 · The most obvious bit of catharsis comes from ex Republican billionaire Rick Caruso dropping 40 million only to get a mere 36% and not even win first place in LA Mayoral Primary. Keep in mind, people were genuinely worried that Caruso would get over 50% and win outright.