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Mayoral Race

The Trenton Train Station on August 4, 2011 in Trenton, New Jersey.  (Photo by Bill McCay/Getty Images for GBTC AMERICA FIGHT AGAINST OBESITY)

Former Public Works Director Eric Jackson Projected As Winner Of Trenton Mayoral Race

Trenton voters have elected former public works director Eric Jackson as the next mayor of the New Jersey capital city, unofficial results showed Tuesday night.

06/10/2014

Former City Council Member Dan Halloran (Credit: New York City Council)

Judge Denies Insanity Defense For Ex-City Councilman Halloran In Corruption Case

Dan Halloran, a co-defendant in the trial against state Sen. Malcolm Smith, raised the question of an insanity defense as jury selection continued Tuesday.

06/03/2014

Newark City Hall - File / Photo: City of Newark

Race Heats Up As Newark Mayoral Candidates Hurl Accusations Just Days Before Election

Both sides in Newark’s mayoral race lobbed accusations of campaign finance shenanigans Tuesday as the campaign heated up a week before Election Day. A video of candidate Ras Baraka speaking to gang members also became a focus over allegations that it was derogatory toward the city’s Latino residents.

05/06/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

Man Charged In Torching Of Newark Mayoral Candidate’s Bus

A man was arrested Friday after a candidate for Newark mayor’s campaign bus was torched.

04/04/2014

Bill de Blasio attends a press conference outside the United Nations headquarters on Sept. 23, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Lhota, De Blasio Make Weekend Push As Election Day Approaches

With just four days to go before the mayoral election, Democratic candidate and frontrunner Bill de Blasio was out Saturday reminding voters why he believes he should be the city’s chief executive.

11/02/2013

NYC mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota (credit: Getty Images)

Poll: De Blasio Opens 50 Point Lead Over Lhota In NYC Mayoral Race

“I don’t take anything for granted,” de Blasio told 1010 WINS. “Even though this is a wonderful poll, we’ve over a month ahead and we’re going to work very hard.”

10/03/2013

Democratic candidate for Mayor Bill de Blasio celebrates at his primary night party on September 11, 2013  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

President Obama Endorses Bill de Blasio For Mayor

Bill de Blasio is getting support from the highest of places.

09/23/2013

NYC mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

Bill, Hillary Clinton Endorse Bill de Blasio For Mayor

The Democratic candidate for mayor is being endorsed by Bill and Hillary Clinton.

09/18/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Bloomberg: I Won’t Endorse NYC Mayoral Candidate

Who should get Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s job? Don’t ask him.

09/13/2013

9.11 Keli Goff & Dan Gerstein

Campaign 2013: Post-Primary Analysis

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio emerged as the surprising top choice in the Democratic mayoral primary, but could still face weeks and another electoral fight before becoming his party’s nominee. Political analysts Keli Goff and Dan Gersteen joined us to discuss Tuesday’s election.

09/11/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Bill de Blasio

Cuomo Rushes To De Blasio’s Defense Over Bloomberg’s Comments

After vowing to stay out of the mayoral race, Gov. Andrew Cuomo rushed to the defense of Democratic candidate Bill de Blasio Sunday.

09/08/2013

Joe Lhota, John Catsimatidis (credit: Getty Images)

Republican Mayoral Hopefuls Face Off In Final Debate Before Primary Day

Polls showed ex-MTA chairman Joe Lhota with a consistent lead over billionaire grocery store magnate John Catsimatidis, going into Sunday’s debate.

09/08/2013

Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio campaigns at the West Indian Day Parade on September 2, 2013. Over a million people are expected to attend the 46th annual parade.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Bill De Blasio Not Expecting Easy Win In Democratic Mayoral Primary

Despite his poll numbers may be hovering above 40 percent, De Blasio said he still expects to be locked in a runoff after Tuesday’s primary — though he wouldn’t say who he’d prefer to run against. That, he said, is for the people to decide.

09/06/2013

Public Advocate and New York City Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio speaks at an endorsement in Times Square by Local 802, which represents musicians playing in Broadway musicals, the Metropolitan Opera, the New York Philharmonic, and other musical ensembles on August 12, 2013. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: De Blasio Takes 23-Point Lead, Could Avoid Runoff

Bill de Blasio’s poll numbers are close to the magic 40% that would allow him to clinch the nomination outright. If no candidate crosses that threshold though, the top two finishers will advance to a runoff on October 1st.

09/03/2013

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

Republican Mayoral Hopeful Joe Lhota Picks Up Daily News Endorsement

The Daily News endorsed Lhota in an editorial published Sunday. The paper cited his high-level government service and praised his work getting transit moving again after Superstorm Sandy.

09/01/2013

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