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The Race For City Council Speaker Narrows Around Two Leading Contenders
With the official vote still weeks away, Adrienne Adams and Francisco Moya both claim they have the sufficient votes to win.
Dec 14, 2021 4:44 PM
Mayor-Elect Adams & Surrogates Test Political Might In NYC Council Speaker's Race
Over the weekend, Adrienne Adams emerged as a formidable candidate who could challenge Francisco Moya, the council member favored by Adams's advisers.
Dec 10, 2021 4:23 PM
Who Will Be The Next City Council Speaker?
It's arguably the second-most powerful position in city government, not that you get to vote any candidates.
Updated: Aug 23, 2017 3:48 PM
Rival Claims De Blasio's City Council Speaker Candidate Put Voodoo Curse On Her
A woman who ran against Mark-Viverito for city council speaker has filed a million-dollar lawsuit, claiming that Mark-Viverito cursed her with a voodoo hex by putting a giant cock on her apartment building.
Updated: Jan 4, 2014 12:28 PM
After Re-Election As Speaker, Quinn Demotes Her Rival
Just weeks after trouncing Councilman Charles Barron (D-East New York) to
Updated: Jan 22, 2010 12:39 PM
Quinn "Optimistic" She'll Survive Speaker Challenge From Barron
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn isn't sweating Councilman Charles Barron's announcement
Updated: Dec 8, 2009 6:06 PM
Run For Council Speaker
After telling the Village Voice he would be an "excellent Speaker"
Updated: Dec 5, 2009 11:46 AM
Charles Barron May Run For Council Speaker
According to Runnin' Scared, City Councilman Charles Barron is considering challenging
Updated: Nov 6, 2009 10:57 AM
City Comptroller to Review City Council Budget
In the wake of revelations that the City Council had a slush
Updated: Apr 10, 2008 7:47 PM
City Council Speaker's "Slush Fund" Investigated
According to the NY Post, the City Council Speaker's office has, since
Updated: Apr 3, 2008 2:40 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Since New York developers love to put on a happy face while
Updated: Mar 7, 2008 6:44 AM
Will the Big Apple Today, Keep Fresh Fruits and Veggies Away?
An effort to get more fresh fruit and vegetables into the hands
Updated: Mar 7, 2008 6:43 AM
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