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Christine Quinn

Quiet NYC Candidate Runs Steady, Under-The-Radar Campaign

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 08.25.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- In the topsy-turvy New York City mayoral race that has been filled with larger-than-life characters, Bill Thompson has run a steady, under...

Michael McLaughlin

Candidate Calls For Birth Control For 11-Year-Olds

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.23.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Christine Quinn is the sole woman running for mayor of New York, but it wasn't until this week that her historic quest to be the city's fi...

Dems In NYC Mayoral Race Argue Over Police, Ads

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- The surprising new front-runner in the mayor's race received the bulk of the attacks Wednesday in a free-wheeling and often testy debate, ...

Does Your Vagina Vote for You?

Rachel Lavine | Posted 10.20.2013 | New York
Rachel Lavine

What's with all this talk of vaginas and Christine Quinn running for mayor anyway? What is it about the prospect of a vagina possibly sitting in the seat of power that has so many people -- even people with vaginas themselves -- all worked up?

Quinn's Wife: She's Received Anti-Gay Threats

Posted 08.21.2013 | New York

New York City mayoral candidate Christine Quinn has received threats for being gay, her wife Kim Catullo told The New York Daily News. “Chris h...

New York City's Opportunity to Lead

Ian Bassin | Posted 10.19.2013 | New York
Ian Bassin

This is New York City. We should be at the forefront of progressive change. But for too long, New York has shirked this responsibility.

Underdog Leaps To Front Of Race For Mayor

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 10.17.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK — Bill de Blasio has gone from afterthought to front-runner with stunning speed. The most liberal candidate in the New York City mayor...

Mark Blumenthal

HUFFPOLLSTER: Quinn, De Blasio Ahead In NYC Mayoral Primary

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.15.2013 | Politics

Another New York City mayoral poll finds momentum for de Blasio (though not first place). The New Republic's Nate Cohn spars with PPP over the chances...

Michael McLaughlin

Mayoral Candidate Promises Better Condoms For New Yorkers

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- More jobs, lower taxes, affordable housing -- voters have heard those clichéd promises from New York mayoral candidates before. But how a...

Michelangelo Signorile

Christine Quinn: I Am Proud Of The 'Support Of Tens Of Thousands Of LGBT New Yorkers'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 08.15.2013 | Gay Voices

In an interview on Wednesday, New York City mayoral candidate Christine Quinn, who would make history as the city’s first openly gay or lesbian mayo...

New Leader In NYC Mayoral Race

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio leads the Democratic primary field for the city's 2013 mayoral elections, according to a Quinnipiac Unive...

Mayoral Candidates To Face Off

Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics

BY JONATHAN LEMIRE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — The Democratic candidates for New York City mayor are holding their first debate since Anthon...

Michael McLaughlin

Stop-And-Frisk Ruling Divides Mayoral Candidates

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.13.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Democrats running for mayor of New York City were unanimous in embracing a federal judge's Monday ruling that the police department's stop...

Christine Quinn Will Be a Great Mayor

Gara LaMarche | Posted 10.12.2013 | New York
Gara LaMarche

A beneficial side-effect of the Anthony Weiner sideshow has been to refocus New York voters on the critical question in the Mayoral race: who is best suited to lead this country's largest, most dynamic, complex, diverse, and global city.

'Let Them Use Rabbit Ears': Viewers Held Hostage: CBS/Time Warner Cable City Hall Hearings

Sandi Bachom | Posted 10.09.2013 | Media
Sandi Bachom

In careless disregard for millions of paying customers held hostage by Time Warner Cable's recent blackout of CBS and Showtime programming, the two media giants are duking it out in a corporate donnybrook over transmission fees.

Weiner Sexting Partner Backs Dem Rival For Mayor

Posted 08.08.2013 | Politics

Sydney Leathers, the woman at the center of former Rep. Anthony Weiner's (D-N.Y.) latest sexting scandal, is endorsing Christine Quinn for New York Ci...

No Dem Commands NYC Mayoral Race Yet

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn leads the Democratic primary field in the city's mayoral race, according to a New York Times/Siena Colle...

Fluke Gives Big Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

Sandra Fluke, who became a women's rights activist after she was denied the right to speak at a controversial contraception hearing on Capitol Hill an...

Who Will Be NYC's Next Mayor?

Bill Schneider | Posted 10.06.2013 | New York
Bill Schneider

New York City is going to elect a new mayor this fall and it won't be Anthony Weiner. Who will it be? My money is on Bill de Blasio. Why? Because he's the un-Bloomberg.

Anthony Weiner Gets Skewered By Irate Voter

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics

Apparently Sydney Leathers isn't the only person disappointed in New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. According to PolitickerNY, 35-year...

WATCH: All The Candidates, Except Weiner, Have A Joke

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 08.05.2013 | New York

New York City mayoral candidates, with the notable exception of Anthony Weiner, recently took enough time off campaigning to showcase their finest com...

Michael McLaughlin

NYC Mayoral Candidate Attends Vigil For Slain Woman In The Middle Of The Night

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.03.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- It's 3 a.m. Do you know where your candidate for mayor is? Maybe poll leader and City Council Speaker Christine Quinn is dreaming abou...

WATCH: De Blasio Says Quinn Is 'Not A Progressive'

Posted 08.01.2013 | New York

Anthony Weiner's implosion in the polls has drastically altered the landscape of the New York City Democratic primary for mayor. The once-frontrunner ...

Weiner Rivals Adjust To Campaign 'Debacle'

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK — Mayoral hopeful Christine Quinn suddenly finds herself in demand on national political television talk shows, and they all want to as...

Weiner Rival Takes Hit At Spitzer For Sexting Slam

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

New York mayoral candidate and current City Council Speaker Christine Quinn appeared on MSNBC's "Hardball" Tuesday to address her rival Anthony Weiner...