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Jamaica »

Queens Councilman Wants Trump's Name Removed From Jamaica Hospital Pavilion

Councilman Eric Ulrich said the name should be removed after Trump’s attacks on John McCain. 

Crown Heights »

Meet the Crown Heights Butcher Who Wants to Be Your Next Assemblyman

Menachem Raitport is running as the only Republican candidate in Brooklyn's 43rd Assembly District.

Civic Center »

GOP Poster Depicts De Blasio as Woman in 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

A GOP spokesman said the poster depicts Al Sharpton as someone with control over de Blasio.

Upper East Side »

PTA Mom Wins Primary for Assembly Seat on the Upper East Side

Rebecca Seawright, a mother of two, beat three Democrats competing for the 76th District Assembly seat.

Central Harlem »

Lhota Courts Sharpton, Hoping to Gain Traction With Black Voters

Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota is trying to foster a good relationship with Rev. Sharpton. 

Civic Center »

GOP Mayoral Candidates Vow to Improve City Schools

The GOP candidates for mayor focused on the state of the city's schools in the wake of low test scores.

Upper East Side »

Mayoral Wannabe George McDonald Settles Legal Flap With His In-Laws

George McDonald and his wife had been accused of taking loans in her dad's name.

New York City »

Corruption 'Pervasive' in New York Politics, Says U.S. Attorney

Dan Halloran on New York politics: "Money is what greases the wheels... It's all about how much."

Jamaica »

Malcolm Smith's Plan to Build Lab in Jamaica in Jeopardy After Arrest

The state senator, who advocated for a new healthcare lab in Jamaica, was arrested April 2, 2013.

New York City »

Rudy Giuliani is Not a Jerk, Joe Lhota Says

Joe Lhota defended his former boss during a GOP mayoral debate.

New York City »

Republican John Catsimatidis Unveils First Radio Ad in Race for Mayor

The new radio ad is intended to introduce New Yorkers to the Gristedes billionaire .

Bay Terrace (Staten Island) »

Staten Island Republican Leader Drops Lhota After Unreturned Calls: Report

Guy Molinari has instead endorsed candidate Adolfo Carrion, according to a report.

New York City »

Republicans Bracing for 'Historic' Primary

At least half a dozen candidates are now vying to become the Republican Party's choice for mayor.

New York City »

Billionaire Candidate One-Ups Mayor, Says He'll Work for 99 Cents a Year

Billionare John Catsimatidis launched his bid for mayor Tuesday.

New York City »

John Catsimatidis to Launch Bid for Mayor

Supermarket magnate John Catsimatidis will officially launch his mayoral campaign Tuesday.