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Ivanka Trump Wins Reform Party Nomination

Adapted from IPR

According to the New York City Board of Elections, businesswoman Ivanka Trump, daughter of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, won the Reform Party’s primary election for U.S. 148 more words


Local Lawmakers Call For Congressional Action On Gun Safety Laws

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Several state and city politicians are calling on Congress to pass gun safety reforms.

Democrat Reps. Carolyn Maloney, Nydia Velazquez and Hakeem Jeffries and Jerry Nadler were joined by local representatives on the steps of City Hall Friday to demand action on gun control, WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported. 212 more words


After Successful Senate Filibuster, NYC Congress Members Demand House Vote on Guns

Days after a 15-hour Democratic filibuster ended with an agreement to vote on two gun control measures, a group of New York City Congress members called on Speaker Paul Ryan to let the same legislation come to the floor of the House of Representatives. 691 more words

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An 'A' for Effort: Congresswoman Gives High Marks to Long-Delayed Second Avenue Subway Project

New Yorkers who’ve waited decades for a subway line on Second Avenue may not agree, but the long-running and nearly completed project is getting high marks from a Congresswoman who was vital in securing federal funds to build the line. 382 more words

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Maloney opponent gets constituent request

By Sabina Mollot

Pete Lindner, the Union Square Democrat who recently launched a campaign against Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, has, without even been voted for yet, handled his first constituent request. 163 more words


Union Square man runs against Maloney

By Sabina Mollot

Last week, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, a 23-year Democrat incumbent, officially announced that she was running for reelection.

In a press release, she touted her experience fighting for transportation improvements as well as women and children’s rights. 891 more words


Aspiring Sheldon Silver Successor Falsely Claims Support From Elected Officials

The Democratic candidate running for the vacant seat of disgraced ex-Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver claimed to have the endorsements of a slew of high-profile politicians when she sought the support of a prominent Democratic club—even though all but one of them had not backed her. 492 more words

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