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Jose Peralta

Peralta Beats Monserrate In Special State Senate Election

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (BY KAREN MATTHEWS, AP) - A New York state senator who was expelled after a domestic violence conviction has lost his long-shot bid to get hi...

LGBT New Yorkers Defeat Monserrate, Elect Peralta

Michael Crawford | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Michael Crawford

In what should become a model for how LGBT activists deal with elected officials who vote against equal rights, Fight Back New York's campaign to defeat Hiram Monserrate paid off big.

Monserrate Supporters Launch Campaign Against Gay-Friendly Jose Peralta

The New York Observer | Azi Paybarah | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Here's an anti-Jose Peralta flier making it's way around the district, noting that he is supportive of same-sex marriage....

Getting Back to Work

Dan Cantor | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Cantor

The Working Families Party's opponents -- Republican operatives and lobbyists -- know they can't beat progressive ideas at the ballot box. So they dragged us into court.