CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Candidate Loses GOP Endorsement Over Same-Sex Marriage CeremoniesA Republican candidate from Long Island said officiating at same-sex wedding ceremonies has cost him the endorsement of his party.
De Blasio, James Announce Endorsement Of Each OtherMayoral candidate Bill de Blasio and public advocate candidate Letitia James announced a mutual endorsement Saturday.
Hillary Clinton To Host Fundraiser For Bill De BlasioClinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, endorsed the Democratic nominee last week.
Bill, Hillary Clinton Endorse Bill de Blasio For MayorThe Democratic candidate for mayor is being endorsed by Bill and Hillary Clinton.
Lhota On Possible Bloomberg Endorsement: 'I'm Not Really Focused On It Right Now'A published report this week said Mayor Michael Bloomberg might endorse Republican Joe Lhota if Bill de Blasio wins the Democratic nomination for mayor, but Lhota said his focus is elsewhere.
Republican Mayoral Hopeful Joe Lhota Picks Up Daily News EndorsementThe 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.
Obama Cites Cory Booker's 'Passion' In Endorsement For U.S. SenateBooker, a Democrat, won last week's primary and will face Republican Steve Lonegan in the special general election October.
Belafonte: De Blasio 'Has Been There For Us, And Now We Are There For Him'Musician and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte announced Tuesday that he is supporting Bill de Blasio for mayor.
Lautenberg's Widow Endorses Rep. Frank Pallone For Senate SeatBonnie Lautenberg also took a few mild swipes at Pallone's chief Democratic competitor in next month's primary, Newark Mayor Cory Booker, as a candidate whose numerous TV appearances and celebrity connections won't necessarily translate to effective governing.
Gillibrand, Women's Groups Back Scott Stringer In NYC Comptroller's RaceGillibrand, who rarely endorses in a Democratic primary, said on Monday that Stringer is "clearly the best choice'' for the financial watchdog position. She singled out Stringer's "temperament and judgment,'' praise that was likely a swipe at the former New York governor's track record.
United Federation Of Teachers Backs Bill Thompson For MayorThe United Federation of Teachers has endorsed former City Comptroller Bill Thompson as its choice for the next New York City mayor.