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New York gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout joins HuffPost Live and talks about Andrew Cuomo's "audacity" to refuse a debate.
Pastor Michael Walrond, who filed to run against Rangel in October, listed Edgewater, N.J., as his current residence on his
What we need is someone who respects the human scale -- the need for light and air and parks that make a city not just habitable but a joyful place for those who live in it.
Never one to avoid creating a stir, Anthony Weiner unleashed another head-turning phrase Tuesday night at a debate among
The memorial, planned to coincide roughly with the time Brown died, ended with a prayer outside a liquor store nearby, where
"Every child is my child," he said. "Daddy is fighting for his kids." Jimmy McMillan, who is best known for his stylized
Schneiderman, a Democrat like Cuomo, said the panel not only would look for wrongdoing but also would make suggestions about
Jason Alexander recorded himself saying that New York, "will set the trend for the whole country, which is exactly what New
Candidates know about it. Election lawyers know about it. Political insiders do too. Yet, I've learned over the past few years that in this otherwise politically savvy town, ballot access still remains foreign to many.
In a 2011 speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives, civil rights hero and Congressman John Lewis (D-Ga.) eloquently
In California, an expanded disclosure bill is advancing in the state Legislature, while the Fair Political Practices Commission
What about the other sixty races of NYC 2013? There's a tremendous amount of power up for grabs in races not for Mayor and we mustn't forget about them.
In the four states with the highest turnout in 2012, the number topped 70 percent, led by Minnesota at 75.7 percent, McDonald
Obama supporters on the Lower East Side also erupted when the race was called. Some residents in hard-hit areas had to walk
The closing time for New York polls is 9 p.m. Eastern Time; Opening time for New York polls is 6 a.m. Not sure where to vote
WASHINGTON -- Some New York voters who requested absentee ballots may receive them late because the New York City Board of
Two Republican state senators who provided pivotal votes to legalize same-sex marriage last year fought opponents to a standstill
It’s Election Day in New York next Thursday! But instead of a titanic battle between ideologies–your Mitt Romneys vs. Barack
"If they didn't think after 42 years that I was the best qualified, I promise them that in the next two years they'll have
Tuesday is primary day for New York. Surprised? This is the second of three state primary dates. Mitt Romney won the presidential primary in April. (What? You didn't hear about that either?)