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De Blasio In Position To Win NYC Mayor Race

Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

Democratic candidate Bill de Blasio is projected to beat Republican opponent Joe Lhota in the race for New York City mayor. The latest poll shows the ...

De Blasio Vs. Lhota

Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

The race for New York City mayor comes to an end this Tuesday. Democratic candidate Bill de Blasio is projected to beat Republican opponent Joe Lhota...

De Blasio Projected To Win Tuesday's Election

Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

New Yorkers are preparing to cast their ballot for the 2013 mayoral election this Tuesday. The latest poll shows Bill de Blasio maintaining a 40 point...

Lhota Looking For A Miracle

Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

As New Yorkers head to the polls on Tuesday, Republican nominee Joe Lhota is hoping for a major upset to beat the city's public advocate, Bill de Blas...

Lhota Trails In Polls

Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

New York City is going to the polls Tuesday with Republican nominee Joe Lhota searching for an upset over Bill de Blasio. The lastest poll shows Lhota...

In Final Debate, Lhota Goes On The Attack

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 10.31.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — New York City mayoral hopefuls Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota debated for a final time, offering starkly different leaders...

Tempers Rise At Second Mayoral Debate

| Posted 10.23.2013 | New York

By Colby Hamilton CIVIC CENTER — Tempers flared during the second televised mayoral debate between Democratic Bill de Blasio and Republican Joe L...

Lhota Stands By Orthodox Synagogue That Refused Female Reporters Entry

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.17.2013 | New York

During a walking tour of the Borough Park section of Brooklyn Tuesday, Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota took some time to stop at the orthodox S...

WATCH: Lhota's Latest Ad Features Biker-SUV Attack

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 10.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Republican Joe Lhota on Wednesday released the New York City mayoral campaign's harshest ad to date, using footage of a ...

An Environmental IQ Test for the Next Mayor of New York

Matthew Chapman | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Matthew Chapman

There are garbage transfer stations in industrial areas in the outer boroughs. To get to them, unregulated private garbage trucks must pass through residential neighborhoods causing pollution. Fearing for their children's health, the residents want help. As mayor of this city, which of the following solutions would you support and why?

Michael McLaughlin

De Blaiso, Frontrunner In Mayor's Race, To Skip Debate | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 10.09.2013 | New York

Bill de Blasio, the Democratic candidate for New York City mayor with a huge lead in opinion polls, is expected to be a no-show at tonight's first deb...

Michael McLaughlin

EXCLUSIVE: Joe Lhota Put In The Good Word For Political Ally Later Busted For Bribes | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 10.07.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A letter of recommendation that New York City GOP mayoral nominee Joe Lhota wrote for a political ally who was buying an apartment contain...

Red Scare on the Campaign Trail

Richard Goldstein | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Richard Goldstein

On election day we will see if red-baiting still has the power to scare an urban electorate. It doesn't seem likely, but the real stuff of New York campaigns has yet to assert itself.

Michael McLaughlin

Lhota: Only Some Of Stop And Frisks Constitute Racial Profiling | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 09.26.2013 | New York

The controversial police tactic of stop and frisk isn't necessarily a form of racial profiling, said Republican candidate for New York City mayor Joe ...

Michael McLaughlin

Bill De Blasio Is Starting To Look A Lot Like Someone Else We Know | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 09.25.2013 | New York

A Facebook page updated regularly with the latest political news. A home on YouTube for official campaign commercials and videos of appearances on the...

Happy To Play The Underdog

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 09.22.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Joe Lhota spent more than 30 years quietly stalking New York City's halls of power, remaining largely unknown as he sat at Mayor Rudolph G...

Lhota Vs. De Blasio: Who Will New Yorkers Choose?

AP | Posted 11.12.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Republican New York City mayoral nominee Joe Lhota says New Yorkers will have a real choice between him and his likely Democratic opp...

Primary Results Live

Posted 09.10.2013 | New York

Can Bill de Blasio secure enough votes to avoid a runoff? Will Tuesday night see political comebacks for Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer? With po...

Lhota 2013: Former MTA Chief Wins GOP Nomination

Posted 09.10.2013 | New York

Former MTA chief Joe Lhota won the Republican primary for New York City mayor on Tuesday. Lhota will face off against the Democratic primary winner...

Lhota Hopes For Primary Win

Posted 09.10.2013 | New York

Joe Lhota, a Republican, is a former MTA chief and previously served as an aide to Mayor Rudy Giuliani. Voters will decide during Tuesday's primar...

Koch Brother Donates Big Money To Mayoral Candidate

Posted 09.04.2013 | New York

A political action committee organized to support Republican candidate Joe Lhota in the upcoming New York City mayoral race is being backed by Tea Par...

NYC Mayoral Hopeful: Don't Stop Trains For Kittens!!

AP | Posted 08.30.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A former chairman of the Metropolitan Transit Authority and New York City mayoral hopeful says he wouldn't have stopped the subway because...

Lhota Hope More Women From Weiner's Past Emerge

Posted 07.02.2013 | New York

Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota said he hoped more women from Anthony Weiner's past would come forward with unflattering details, steering fema...