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Michael McLaughlin

Mayoral Candidate Loses Millions In Campaign Funds

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.05.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- City Comptroller John Liu's struggling campaign for mayor suffered a severe blow Monday when the Campaign Finance Board voted to withhold ...

Changing the NYC City Charter. Again?

Mark Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Mark Green

Why are we again debating a NYC Charter Commission in August? First, a stupid state law permits a mayor to keep impaneling them. Second, Bloomberg had to do a mulligan on term limits because of his shameful 2008 end run around two voter referenda.

The Heckler

Reverend Billy | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Reverend Billy

Bloomberg and Thompson strode out into the footlights. The rules were recited, the journalists introduced. I stood up, inhaled, and let out a preacher's wail, the summit of years of loud practice.