Council Speaker Johnson Hints At Mayoral Run In 2021City term limits mandate that a newcomer take office after Mayor Bill de Blasio finishes his current term. Though an election is years away, we're already getting a glimpse at the field.
Shock Poll: NYC Voters Want Low Crime Over Stop-And-Frisk Reform 2 To 1With Election Day two weeks away, city voters say safety is more important than certain privacy rights.
Kelly: NYPD Cops Are 'Phenomenal,' Not LazyLast week, Democratic mayoral hopeful Bill de Blasio agreed with actor Alec Baldwin that the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy is "lazy."
Mayoral Candidates Lhota, Carrion Debate Without De BlasioThe 60-minute debate touched on a range of issues, including income inequality, affordable housing and charter schools.
De Blasio, Lhota Issue Stern Warning To Biker Gangs -- Stay Out Of NYCThere was vows Wednesday from the Democratic and Republican candidates for mayor that there will be zero tolerance on their watch for the so-called motorcycle "wilding" that has stunned the city.
Pundit: Government Shutdown Likely Dooms Lhota In NYC Mayor's RacePundits say if House Republicans shut down government public anger could affect local elections in New York City and also Nassau County, where Republican County Executive Ed Mangano is in a tough rematch with Tom Suozzi.
Anthony Weiner To Voter: 'You Don't Get To Judge Me'The two got into a shouting match, which was caught on video, after the voter called Weiner "disgusting" and told him to "stay out of the public eye."
New Poll Has Weiner Plummeting, But No Clear-Cut Mayoral FavoriteNew polls were released Friday in the hotly contested races for New York City mayor and comptroller. With the primary just over a month away, voters are starting to really focus on the candidates and narrow down their choices.
Pundit Applauds As De Blasio, Spitzer Start Ad Blitz Courting Minority VoteThere is month to go before the New York City primary and the battle is on for votes. Two of the latest ads from candidates are tailored to the minority community.
School Administrator Lowers Boom On Weiner During Staten Island StopThere was an ugly exchange on Friday between New York City mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner and a Staten Island teacher and principal.
So Far, Spitzer Has Been Teflon In The Face Of Weiner's Countless WoesAnthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer both resigned because of sex scandals. Both are running for city office. But are Weiner's new troubles hurting the former governor's campaign for comptroller?
Weiner, Spitzer Need To Thank African-American Voters For Their Poll PositionThe so-called "tabloid twins” -- Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer -- are number one in the polls in their respective races. And it's support from African American voters that has lifted them up.
Lhota Launches Preemptive Strike On Weiner, Ask Former Dates To Come ForwardRepublican mayor candidate Joe Lhota has launched a novel strategy. He wants women who dated Anthony Weiner to come forward and spill the beans.
Quinn: If I'm Mayor And Kelly Wants To Keep Job, Stop-And-Frisk Must Come DownAs the race for New York City mayor has heated up, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn’s support for Police Commissioner Ray Kelly has cooled off.
CBS 2, WCBS 880, 1010 WINS Among Those Chosen To Hold NYC Election DebatesPolice practices, educating our kids and the best way to deliver a vast array of city services will all be fair game during Campaign 2013 and CBS 2 will be putting the candidates for public office to the test, hosting a series of in-depth debates.