Queens State Senator Jose Peralta Dies At 47
Peralta represented Jackson Heights, Corona, Elmhurst, and Woodside.
Updated: Nov 22, 2018 9:59 AM
In Queens, Jessica Ramos Went From Protesting Her IDC Senator To Beating Him
'We need to show we're taking money out of politics, that we're building a people-powered movement, and sending a strong message that if we do the work we can make change possible.'
Updated: Sep 25, 2018 4:23 PM
Queens Lawmaker Seeks Tougher Massage Parlor Regulations: 'Who Gets A Body Rub At 1 A.M.?'
A Queens state Senator has introduced new legislation that would require the city's massage parlors to register with the Department of State, which he says would help shutter establishments that also sell sex.
Updated: Oct 24, 2017 10:28 AM
Activists Slam Jose Peralta For Skipping Jackson Heights Town Hall Meeting
Jackson Heights residents, hoping to get another opportunity to speak with State Senator Jose Peralta, made plans to unseat him when he didn't show up to a town hall meeting.
Updated: Jun 27, 2017 3:52 PM
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Hiram Monserrate, Infamous For Dragging Girlfriend Through Lobby, Wins Key Endorsement In City Council Race
Monserrate, convicted of both assault and mail fraud, picked up an endorsement because of his support for affordable housing.
Updated: Jun 22, 2017 4:41 PM
Meet The Teen Running For State Senate Against Jose Peralta
He's just 16 years old, but Tahseen Chowdhury already has sights set on a seat in the State Senate.
Updated: Jun 8, 2017 6:04 PM
Rogue NY Senate Democrats Face Wrath Of The Trump Resistance
Hell hath no fury like New Yorkers realizing their state senator isn't representing them very well.
Updated: Feb 7, 2017 5:34 PM
'Betrayed' Constituents Confront State Senator Peralta In Jackson Heights Over Defection To IDC
"He did this on the down low," said Lisa Jenkins, a reverend who has lived in East Elmhurst for more than fifty years.
Updated: Feb 4, 2017 4:04 PM
The Push To Make Hoverboards Legal In NYC Continues
Senator Jose Peralta has introduced a bill to make hoverboards legal in NYC.
Updated: Dec 10, 2015 1:47 PM
Monserrate Refuses To Admit He Has No Future In Politics
Daily News/Davies Former State Senator Hiram Monserrate is not stopping at
Updated: Jul 15, 2010 5:11 PM
Hiram Monserrate Discusses Possible Assembly Run
It's been too long since we've had any Hiram Monserrate news,
Updated: Jun 6, 2010 1:16 PM
Peralta Defeats Monserrate For State Senate Seat
After a contentious, nasty battle, Democratic Assemblyman Jose Peralta won the
Updated: Mar 17, 2010 12:17 AM
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