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Might seem like an oxymoron, but a radio guy has created the second-best visual representation of Governor Shumlin’s fundraising power. (VPR’s Taylor Dobbs by name.) It’s a simple bar graph: Shumlin’s money totals are indicated by two impressively erect columns reaching for the sky; Scott Milne’s are two thin smears on the bottom line. 889 more words
“Did you know that labor unions will have thirty times more say than you this fall?
The Massachusetts House of Representatives recently passed a campaign finance bill to supposedly level the playing field and limit outside groups from influencing elections … except for one thing: 61 more words
Former Manhattan Councilman Robert Jackson—a challenger to State Senator Adriano Espaillat—blasted Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio last night on education issues, while rooting for Mr. 304 more words