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Bill de Blasio Surges Ahead of Quinn in Latest Mayoral Poll

The Public Advocate has his best poll showing yet as former congressman Weiner continues to lose ground.

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Quinn Remains Frontrunner as Weiner Plummets in Siena/NY Times Poll

The council speaker leads with 26 percent among likely primary voters, the paper reported.

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Quinn Takes Thompson to Task Over Latest Comptroller Controversy

Quinn's sharp attack comes after the latest in a series of reports over Thompson's comptrollership.

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Campaign Finance Board Members Connected to Quinn's Fundraising Operations

The board unanimously decided Monday to deny matching funds to Quinn's rival, Comptroller John Liu.  

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John Liu Gets 'Death Penalty' From Campaign Finance Board

The board declined to award matching funds to Liu's embattled campaign, which has battled fraud charges.

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Council Speaker Hopeful Weprin Donates Thousands to Key Political Orgs

Mark Weprin's donations to key groups and campaigns come ahead of the showdown for speaker next year.

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Racial Profiling Bill Backers Look to Flip Votes Ahead of Veto Override

Supporters of the bill are trying to get councilmembers who voted against it to support it.

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Brooklyn Bridge Beach Moves Forward with $7M in Funding

Funding has been secured to bring sand and surf to Lower Manhattan.

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De Blasio Courts Black Vote With Harry Belafonte Endorsement

A press conference with a civil rights legend is de Blasio's latest push for the much-needed demographic.

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Sunset Park Ferry Service to Relieve Riders During R Train Closure

The new stop at the Brooklyn Army Terminal comes ahead of 14 months of planned R train disruptions.

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Weiner in Freefall After New Sexting Scandal, Poll Shows

Anthony Weiner has dropped 10 points since his second sexting scandal broke last week.

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City to Buy West Village School Building for $40M

The long-awaited deal will create additional school seats for West Village and Greenwich Village kids.

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Fast Food Workers Rally for Higher Pay in Day of Protests

Workers from McDonald's, Burger King and other chains rallied to demand better labor conditions.

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Councilmembers Resolve to Overturn Bloomberg's Veto of NYPD Oversight Bills

Councilmembers, including Christine Quinn, are promising the votes to override his veto.

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Weiner Tumbles in Latest Mayoral Poll

Council Speaker Christine Quinn regained her lead in the wake of Weiner's latest scandal.