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Lander emerges ahead of Johnson in city comptroller’s race

The Villager 23 Jun 2021
In a 10-person race, Progressive Comptroller candidate and City Council Member Brad Lander (D-Brooklyn) has garnered ... But, so far, we are the number one choice of a whole lot of New Yorkers,” said Lander at his exuberant election night party in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Eric Adams takes early lead in NYC mayoral primary, Andrew Yang concedes

The Grio 23 Jun 2021
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is currently leading the Democratic challengers, garnering 31% of the vote, while civil rights lawyer Maya Wiley is in second place ... New York City mayoral candidate Eric Adams, who currently leads in first-choice votes, speaks during his election night Tuesday party in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn.

NYC Mayor: The Company Eric Adams Keeps

Democratic Underground 23 Jun 2021
Heading into Memorial Day weekend, a poll had just shown Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams with his largest lead of the contest, and the mayoral candidates were spread out across the city, trying to catch up ... Or is New York City still a town ruled by the same kind of party machines that controlled its governance for most of the 20th century.

NYC Mayor: Preliminary IN-PERSON votes

Democratic Underground 23 Jun 2021
74% of precincts reporting (4367/5901). Eric Adams. 157,228 ... A very light turnout, which will give an edge to Adams, who's tied closely to the Brooklyn Party structure ... .

Eric Adams Has Big Lead In New York Primary

Political Wire 23 Jun 2021
... heads into an instant runoff that could last for weeks and keep the Brooklyn borough president from officially claiming his party’s nomination.”.

Curtis Sliwa cruises to easy win over Mateo in Republican primary for NYC mayor

New York Post 23 Jun 2021
Curtis won and we want to unite the Republican Party and we hope Fernando Mateo will join us,” Sliwa senior campaign adviser Rob Cole told the Post ... “Curtis is the guy who can handle the crime problem,” Giuliani said at the victory party ... He was also endorsed by the Manhattan, Queens and Bronx Republican parties.

Ex-policeman Adams ahead as New York votes for post-pandemic mayor

Manila Standard Today 23 Jun 2021
New York City mayoral candidate Eric Adams speaks during his election night party at Schimanski on June 22, 2021 in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn borough in New York City ... Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images/AFP ... Sixty-year-old-year-old Adams, the Brooklyn borough president, who is Black, put public safety at the forefront of his campaign ... .
photo: AP / Kevin Hagen
Democratic mayoral candidate Eric Adams speaks at his primary election night party Tuesday, June 22, 2021, in New York

Ex-cop Eric Adams storms into early lead in New York City mayoral race

Metro UK 23 Jun 2021
SWNS) ... The current Brooklyn borough president, Adams, 60, is now the overall favorite to succeed current city mayor, Bill de Blasio, in November’s general election ... SWNS) ... Speaking at an election night party in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, last night, mayoral favorite Adams said ... He added. ‘Brothers and sisters, the race is not over but the movement is here.

First Thing: Voting rights bill blocked in Senate despite united Democrats

Yahoo Daily News 23 Jun 2021
The vice-president, Kamala Harris, presided over a Senate procedural vote on whether to debate a set of changes to protect voting rights, which resulted in an expected 50/50 deadlock along party lines ... Eric Adams speaks at a New York City primary mayoral election night party on 22 June.

Caribbean candidates contest Primary Elections

Metro USA 22 Jun 2021
Other elected officials who have endorsed Cornegy include Brooklyn Democratic Party Chair, Rodneyse Bichotte-Hermelyn, the daughter of Haitian immigrants; New York State Senator, Guyanese-born Roxanne Persaud; Council Members Farah Louis, the daughter of Haitian immigrants; and ...

Caribbean pols celebrate Caribbean-American Heritage Month

Metro USA 22 Jun 2021
“Our Caribbean communities provide rich heritage and cultural diversity,” Assemblywoman Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn, chair of the Brooklyn Democratic Party, told Caribbean Life on Monday ... in Brooklyn ... “Our Little Caribbean in Central Brooklyn has been a part of that continuum.

Ocasio-Cortez says she ranked Wiley first, Stringer second in NYC mayoral vote

The Hill 22 Jun 2021
Rep ... Democratic New York City residents went to the polls on Tuesday to cast their ballots in the race for the party’s mayoral nominee. The leading candidates include Wiley, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, former New York City Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia and former presidential candidate Andrew YangAndrew YangZaid Jilani ... ....

The Strokes share snippet of new song ‘Starting Again’ in Maya Wiley ad

NME 21 Jun 2021
... most diverse metropolis to the same kind of party machine that’s controlled NY’s governance for most of the 20th century… one of Brooklyn clubhouse politics, big real-estate money, and mutual back-scratching,” Casablancas and Alexander said in a joint statement.

Yang campaign touts donations from 24K individuals, claims new record

The Hill 21 Jun 2021
The campaign’s announcement comes just one day before voters head to the polls to weigh in on the crowded field of Democratic candidates vying for the party's nomination. A poll from Emerson College, PIX11 and NewsNation released Thursday found that Brooklyn Borough President Eric ...