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Reid Calls For Compromise: 'We Are Not Ostriches With Our Heads In The Sand'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), whose victory last night marked the single greatest win for Democrats this election cycle, said Wednesday ...

New York Election Results: Chuck Schumer Defeats Jay Townsend In 2010 Senate Race

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Democratic U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer has eased to a third term over a little-known Republican challenger in New York. The Associated...

Chuck Schumer Defeats Jay Townsend In New York Senate Race

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Democratic U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer has eased to a third term over a little-known Republican challenger in New York. The Associated...

The Post Election Foreign Policy Hangover

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

Any Congress, particularly a hostile Congress, has the power to give any sitting president a major national security migraine -- and the incoming House GOP leadership has proven their determination to do just that.

Will's Wish List for Election 2010

Will Bower | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Will Bower

Upon reading this, most of my Democratic friends will think I've gone Republican, and many of my Republican friends will think that I'm still a Democrat at heart. Something to alienate anyone and everyone!

NY-Gov: 56% Cuomo (D), 29% Paladino (R) (YouGov 10/28-31)

Huffington Post | Adam Carlson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

YouGov 10/28-31/10; 578 likely voters Mode: Internet (YouGov release) New York 2010 Governor 56% Cuomo (D), 29% Paladino (R) (chart) 2010 Senate (S...

NY-Sen: 57% Gillibrand (D), 37% DioGuardi (R) (Siena 10/27-30)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Siena 10/27-30/10; 603 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Siena release New York 2010 Governor 58% Cuomo (D), 33% Pa...

NY-Sen: 56% Gillibrand (D), 36% DioGuardi (R) (SurveyUSA 1-/25-28)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SurveyUSA for the White Plains Journal News, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, and WGRZ-TV 10/25-28/10; 544 likely voters, 4.3% margin of error Mode: ...

NY-Sen: 59% Schumer (D), 35% Townsend (R) (YouGov 10/28)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

YouGov 10/25-28/10; 826 likely voters Mode: Internet (YouGov) New York 2010 Senate 59% Schumer (D), 35% Townsend (R) (chart) 57% Gillibrand (D), 33...

Harry Reid Defeat No Bad Thing for Democrats With Chuck Schumer in the Wings

Niall O'Dowd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Niall O'Dowd

A defeat for Harry Reid in his senate race in Nevada would not be a bad thing for Democrats. The fact that he has such difficulty getting re-elected in Nevada against a loony right opponent says it all.

New York's Sexy Race For State Comptroller

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Forget the likes of Carl Paladino, Andrew Cuomo and Chuck Schumer. The most interesting race on the ballot for those of us in New York City is the one for state comptroller.

NY-Gov: 55% Cuomo (D), 35% Paladino (R) (Quinnipiac 10/18-24)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Quinnipiac 10/18-24/10; 672 likely voters, 3.8% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Quinnipiac release New York 2010 Governor 55% Cuomo...

Early Edition: Woman Jumps To Death Off Staten Island Ferry

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Woman jumps to her death off the Staten Island Ferry [DNA Info] Sunday's debate proves New Yorkers don't care about foreign wars [NYTimes] Senator...

Schumer, Townsend In Heated Debate

NY1.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Senator Charles Schumer and Republican opponent Jay Townsend took part in their first and only debate of the campaign season Sunday, with each taking ...

NY-Sen: 56% Gillibrand (D), 38% DioGuardi (R) (Marist 10/18-20)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Marist 10/18-20/10; 505 likely voters, 4.5% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Marist release New York 2010 Senate (A) 63% Schumer (D),...

JellyNYC Williamsburg Concerts Saved

nytimes.com | BEN SISARIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ive days after abruptly canceling the last installment of the Pool Parties concert series at East River State Park in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, because ...

NY-Sen: 60% Gillibrand (D), 31% DioGuardi (R) (Siena 10/14-18)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Siena Research Institute 10/14-18/10; 647 likely voters, 3.9% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Siena release New York 2010 Governor 6...

NY-Sen: 50% Gillibrand (D), 25% DioGuardi (R) (NYTimes 10/10-15)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York Times 10/10-15/10; 943 registered voters Mode: Live telephone interviews New York Times release New York 2010 Senate (A) (chart) Registered...

NY-Sen: 67% Schumer (D), 27% Townsend (R) (Angus Reid 10/7)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Angus Reid Public Opinion 10/5/10 - 10/7/10; 500 registered voters, 4.5% margin of error Mode: Online survey panel (ARPO PDF) New York 2010 Senate 6...

NY-Gov: 57% Cuomo (D), 34% Paladino (R) (SurveyUSA 10/5-7)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SurveyUSA / WABC / WHEC / WNYT 10/5-7/10; 627 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (SurveyUSA release) New York 2010 Governor 57%...

NY-Sen: 55% Gillibrand (D), 34% DioGuardi (R) (Quinnipiac 10/1-5)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Quinnipiac 10/1-5/10; 1,141 likely voters, 2.9% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (Quinnipiac release) New York 2010 Senate (B) 55% Gi...

NY-Sen: 50% Gillibrand (D), 40% DioGuardi (R) (PPP 10/1-3)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public POlicy Polling (D) 10/1-3/10; 592 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (PPP release) New York 2010 Senate (B) 50% Gillibr...

Election 2010: Democrats Retreat

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Paladino's Dog Dukes It Out Like dog, like owner: Carl Paladino's pitbull attacked a passing Labrador yesterday after Paladino addressed a crowd of T...

The Never-Ending New York Battle: Upstate vs. Downstate

Jerry Kremer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Kremer

The successful primary campaign of Republican upstart Carl Paladino is proof that upstate New Yorkers have some strong feelings about their economy and life in general.

I Know Firsthand That When Mortgage Banks Compete, You're Screwed

Jane White | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jane White

Until we get Democrats in office who work for the electorate, we can't count on legislation to mandate plain-English disclosure, or better yet, prohibit irresponsible lending so disclosure won't be necessary.