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Jackson Raises and Spends More Than Espaillat

Former Councilman Robert Jackson beat out State Senator Adriano Espaillat in fund-raising by $22,000 in the first filing period–but spent more than five times as much as the incumbent, leaving the two neck-and-neck in cash on hand with two months until Election Day. 373 more words

Michele Bachmann's take on Elizabeth Warren: If I were Hillary, I'd be concerned

(CNN) – Should Hillary Clinton be concerned about a possible Elizabeth Warren candidacy in 2016?

Rep. Michele Bachmann believes so.

The Minnesota Republican, who ran for president in 2012, was responding to a question posed Tuesday by CNN’s Van Jones on “Crossfire” on whether Warren might be somebody who could pull away Republican votes in a presidential election.

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Protesters Crash Major Israel Rally at City Hall

As the Democrats and religious leaders, one after the other, lined up once more to defend Israel, the cries beyond the City Hall gates threatened to drown them out. 714 more words

You've Got Mail: Fund-Raising Emails Bombard Inboxes More Frequently Than Ever

Nancy Pelosi had acknowledged the obvious this week. They keep emailing.

“President Obama has emailed you. Vice President Biden has emailed you. And now I’ve emailed you.  755 more words

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Rangel, Maloney Slam City on Section 8 Housing Downsizing

A slew of elected officials including Congressman Charlie Rangel and Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney slammed the city’s policy of forcing seniors and single parents with Section 8 vouchers to move into smaller apartments today. 727 more words

Charlie Rangel Rapper Fireboy LD: 'I Am The Voice Of Hip-Hop And Politics'

Congressman Charlie Rangel wasn’t the only winner in the Democratic primary race of the 13th Congressional District. Rapper Fireboy LD, who composed the official campaign song “Vote For Rangel” also received some attention. 495 more words

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Adriano Espaillat Led All of State Senate in Missed Votes

A chance to represent upper Manhattan and the Bronx in Congress wasn’t the only thing Adriano Espaillat missed this year.

The Democratic state senator, who failed once again to unseat Congressman Charlie Rangel on Tuesday, missed 891 votes in this state legislative session, leading every single other lawmaker in the upper chamber. 246 more words