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New York City Comptroller John Liu on the steps of City Hall (file / credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Report: Finance Board Recommendation Could Cripple John Liu’s Bid For Mayor

The board is expected to consider the recommendation on Monday. If it denies the funds, Liu’s campaign would be severely hampered financially.

08/02/2013

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Kelly Camp Denies Plans For Mayoral Bid, Phone Poll Remains Shrouded In Mystery

“It was not commissioned by Commissioner Kelly, and I don’t know who it was commissioned by,” spokesman Paul Browne said.

05/25/2013

Anthony Weiner (C) smiles while courting voters outside a Harlem subway station a day after announcing he will enter the New York mayoral race on May 23, 2013. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo On Weiner: If He’s Elected Mayor, Then ‘Shame On Us’

There was a stunning denunciation Thursday of Anthony Weiner’s mayoral bid by none other than the scandal-fighting governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo.

05/23/2013

Anthony Weiner (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Former Rep. Anthony Weiner Launches New York City Mayoral Bid

“I’m running for mayor because I’ve been fighting for the middle class and those struggling to make it my entire life. And I hope I get a second chance to work for you.”

05/22/2013

FILE - Anthony Weiner (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Democratic Mayoral Candidates Weigh In On Weiner Entering Race

Several candidates weighed in on the latest addition to the race Wednesday morning at the Crain’s New York Business Democratic debate, just hours after Weiner released a YouTube video declaring his bid for mayor.

05/22/2013

Anthony Weiner (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Report: Former Rep. Anthony Weiner Hires Campaign Manager

The website Politico is reporting that multiple sources claim Weiner is likely to announce a bid for New York City mayor sometime next week.

05/15/2013

Former Rep. Anthony Weiner speaks to reporters about a possible run for mayor on April 10, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Anthony Weiner Eyeing Run For NYC Mayor

An article in New York Times Magazine said Weiner’s “political committee spent more than $100,000 on polling and research.” It also said his wife Huma Abedin is starting to think he should run.

04/10/2013

Twitter's Jack Dorsey at the opening of the company's new offices - New York, NY - Oct 6, 2011 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Twitter Founder Says He Hopes Someday To Run For New York City Mayor

Speaking to CBS News’ Lara Logan in a segment broadcast Sunday on “60 Minutes,” Twitter founder Jack Dorsey said he wants to run for New York City mayor someday.

03/17/2013

New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: Quinn Leads NYC Democratic Mayoral Pack

The Quinnipiac University poll shows New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn could get 37 percent of the vote.

02/27/2013

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Democratic N.J. Mayor Endorses Christie For Reelection

The race for governor in New Jersey was officially underway this weekend, with Democratic state Sen. Barbara Buono kicking off her campaign, and incumbent Republican Gov. Chris Christie out meeting voters and collecting endorsements.

02/02/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch attends the celebration of his 85th Birthday at the Bryan Cave LLP Celebration at the St. Regis Hotel on November 18, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Bryan Cave LLP)

Famous Ed Koch Remarks Over The Years

“How’m I doing?” was his trademark question to constituents, although the answer mattered little to Koch. The mayor always thought he was doing wonderfully.

02/01/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Former Mayor Koch Cracking Jokes, Enjoying Milkshakes At Hospital

The 88-year-old was hospitalized Saturday night with fluid in his lungs and swollen ankles.

01/22/2013

Joseph Lhota (file/credit: Andy Kropa/Getty Images)

It’s Official! Former MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota Enters Mayoral Race

The former Metropolitan Transportation Authority chairman announced on Twitter that he is now a candidate for mayor of New York City.

01/17/2013

Joe Lhota (credit: MTA)

Lhota Says He Plans To Kick Off Mayoral Campaign This Week

Former Metropolitan Transportation Authority President Joseph Lhota said Monday that he plans to kick off his mayoral campaign later in the week.

01/14/2013

Cory Booker (credit: Twitter)

Booker Says It’s ‘Premature’ To Say For Sure That He’ll Run For Senate

Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker said Sunday that it was “premature” to say definitively that he will run for a U.S. Senate seat next year.

01/13/2013

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