De Blasio Sets Aside $20 Million For Board Of Elections Reforms After Primary ProblemsDe Blasio is demanding the board hire an outside operations consultant, establish a blue-ribbon panel to identify its failures, enhance poll worker training, and improve communications with voters.
Probe: De Blasio Administration Showed A 'Willful And Flagrant' Violation Of Campaign Finance LawsBoard of Elections Chief Enforcement Officer Risa Sugarman said in a memo that the probe found there was enough evidence to refer the case to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance for criminal prosecution.
Top Board Of Elections Official Removed Following New York Primary Voting MessA top official for the Board of Elections in Brooklyn is being removed following thousands of voting complaints on New York’s primary day.
Voter Records List 73-Year-Old Bronx Woman's Age As 164A 73-year-old Bronx woman has discovered her official voter registration card lists her birth year as 1850, aging her by a whopping 91 years.
AP: Rep. Charles Rangel Holds Off Challenge To Win Congressional PrimaryWith 100 percent of the vote counted in unofficial results, Rangel led Espaillat 47.4 percent to 43.6 percent, a difference of fewer than 2,000 votes.
De Blasio: 'I Will Never Forget That As Mayor, I Work For You'In his victory speech as mayor-elect of New York City Tuesday night, Democrat Bill de Blasio declaed a mandate to repair the inequality he said has left the city suffering, and said as mayor, “I work for you.”
Letitia James Likely City's Next Public Advocate After Winning Democratic RunoffJames defeated state Sen. Daniel Squadron in incomplete and unofficial returns and faces a general election next month without a Republican opponent.
Thompson Concedes NYC Dem Mayoral Primary, Endorses de BlasioNew York City mayoral candidate Bill Thompson said at a news conference Monday that he was proud to endorse Bill de Blasio as the Democratic nominee.
BOE: 78K Paper Ballots To Be Counted In Democratic Mayoral PrimaryBipartisan teams across the city are unsealing and opening more than 5,000 voting machines Friday.
Hold Everything! Number Of Mayoral Ballots To Be Counted Closer To 70,000There has been a stunning development in the race for New York City mayor. Tens of thousands of ballots have yet to be counted, leaving open the possibility that there could be a runoff to pick a Democratic Party nominee.
De Blasio In Command, But Thompson Has No Intention Of ConcedingPublic Advocate Bill de Blasio emerged as the top choice in the Democratic mayoral primary, but could still face weeks and another electoral fight before becoming his party's nominee.
Rangel's Lead Widens Over Espaillat In Primary Ballot CountThe New York City Board of Elections concluded its two-day count of absentee and affidavit ballots with Rangel 989 votes ahead of state Sen. Adriano Espaillat.