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David Dinkins on death of Basil Paterson: Harlem's 'Gang of Four is no more’

New York City lost one of its most powerful progressive forces Wednesday with the passing of Basil Paterson.

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'The Gang of 4 Is No More': Outpouring of Condolences After Basil Paterson's Death

Friends and former colleagues offered an outpouring of condolences this morning for Basil Paterson, the trailblazing Harlem leader and the father of Gov. David Paterson, who… 474 more words

Espaillat and Rangel Neck-and-Neck in Money Race

Congressman Charlie Rangel and State Senator Adriano Espaillat are nearly even in the fund-raising competition as they both face off in one of this year’s marquee congressional races. 362 more words

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Espaillat Supporter Skeptical of Second Hispanic Candidate's Impact

Bronx Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz is not sold on the theory that a new candidate with an Hispanic name will siphon votes away from State Senator Adriano Espaillat’s congressional bid. 369 more words

Ruben Diaz Jr. Says Charlie Rangel Was Supposed to Step Down

The Bronx Democratic Party and its most visible elected official, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr., are done supporting veteran Harlem Congressman Charlie Rangel.

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Rangel Says His Election Is Not About 'Who Is the Best Qualified'

Congressman Charlie Rangel, who is fighting what appears to be the toughest re-election battle of his life, said today that “qualifications” aren’t what matter in the race. 380 more words


Challengers Gang Up on Charlie Rangel at First Congressional Debate

Congressman Charlie Rangel fended off a barrage of attacks tonight from his two challengers, who portrayed him as an agent of gentrification and a self-interested incumbent overstaying his welcome at the uptown Congressional race’s first debate. 522 more words

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