Bronx Political Round Up

Where The Pols Are, February 7:

Where The Pols Are, February 7:

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in Albany with no public schedule. 1:00 PM – Mayor de Blasio will visit an English class at South Bronx Preparatory and make an education announcement. South Bronx Preparatory. 360 East 145 Street, Bronx. 4:30 p.m. – State […]

Bronx Political Round-up: Cuomo Sets 4/24 Special Election

Bronx Political Round-up: Cuomo Sets 4/24 Special Election

Governor Andrew Cuomo released the proclamation declaring April 24 as the date of the special election to fill 11 legislative vacancies in the State Senate (2) and the State Assembly (9).

NY City Hall -- Council Chambers, East Wing

Where The Pols Are, February 6: NYCHA Showdown at City Hall

The state Legislature is in session. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in Albany with no public events scheduled (as of 7:00 AM). Public Advocate James attends the City Council hearing on NYCHA’s heating systems and boilers. 10:00 AM – The New […]

Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda, 32nd Senate District candidate

Bronx Political Round Up: SEIU 32BJ Taps Sepulveda

Local 32BJ SEIU Union Endorses Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda Bronx Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda added the endorsement of Local 32BJ SEIU to his growing list of supporters in his bid for Senate District 32 in the Southeast Bronx. The 163,000-member national union, […]

Donald Trump: Presidential Address To Congress (State of The Union ...YouTube

Press Clips: State of the Union and other musings

Press Clips By Robert Press State of the Union Address If you are a Republican or a Bernie Sanders Democrat who voted for Donald Trump, you loved it. If you are a Democrat or number in the majority of people […]

by · February 1, 2018 · Bronx Politics, Opinion, Press Clips
Where The Pols Are, January 21

Where The Pols Are, January 21

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in the New York City area with no public schedule. 11:00 a.m. – New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer releases audit on the MTA’s Access-A-Ride program. St. Catherine’s Park, East 68th Street and First Avenue, Manhattan. […]

NYS Senator Adriano Espaillat, 31 SD.

State of the District Event — Rep. Adriano Espaillat, 2/1

Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) will hold his first State of the District Forum on Thursday, February 1, at the Vagelos Education Center Columbia University Medical Center located at 104 Haven Avenue in Upper Manhattan from 6:30 – 8:00 PM. The […]

Where The Pols Are, January 19

Governor Cuomo is in Albany with no public schedule. Comptroller Stringer has no public schedule. Approximately 10:00 AM – Mayor Bill de Blasio will appear live on WNYC’s The Brian Lehrer Show. 1:00 PM – Public Advocate Letitia James delivers […]

Bronx Political Round Up: Salamanca Hits Gold

Bronx Political Round Up: Salamanca Hits Gold

Bronx Councilman Salamanca Lands Prestigous, Powerful Land Use Committee Last week, the New York City Council held its first Stated meeting of the year, where Council Members were assigned their new committee memberships. As chairman of the powerful and prestious […]

Where The Pols Are, January 11

Where The Pols Are, January 11

The New York City Council holds a stated meeting, Council Chambers, City Hall, Manhattan, 1 PM.

Where The Pols Are, January 10

Where The Pols Are, January 10

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in New York City with no public schedule. 11:00 AM – Mayor de Blasio will participate in a plaque dedication ceremony honoring NYPD Detective Steven McDonald. Central Park Precinct, 86th and Transverse Rd, Manhattan. 11:00 AM — Comptroller […]

New York's 29 electors are bound by rules and tradition dating back about 200 years. The electors fill out paper ballots and submit them into a wooden box. The electors must sign the ballots, which are counted manually at the state Capitol.

Where The Pols Are, January 9

Tuesday, January 9 Governor Andrew Cuomo is in Albany. Public Advocate Letitia James has no publicly scheduled events. 8:30 AM – The Citizens Crime Commission of New York City holds a breakfast forum to discuss a 21st century prosecutor’s role […]

Speaker Corey Johnson Hold His First Press Conference After Being Elected -- Credit William Alatriste (Flickr)

Bronx Political Buzz: Johnson Owes The Bosses

It’s No Surprise As Council Elects CoJo Speaker Last Wednesday, as expected, the City Council elected Manhattan Democrat Corey Johnson as its newest Council Speaker, 48-1 with two absences. Even the three Council Republican members voted for the openly gay […]

Speaker Corey Johnson Hold His First Press Conference After Being Elected -- Credit William Alatriste (Flickr)

Press Clips: Trump Names New US Attorney

PRESS CLIPS: Trump Names New US Attorney By Robert Press   New U.S. Attorney for the Southern District Former US Attorney for the Southern District Preet Bharara was fired in the early stages of the new Trump Presidential administration. The […]

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Police Commissioner James O'Neill and School Chancellor Carmen Fariña hold a press conference on school safety at M.S. 88 in Brooklyn on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office

Where The Pols Are, January 6

Friday, January 6 Governor Andrew Cuomo is in New York city with no public schedule. Comptroller Scott Stringer has no public schedule. Public Advocate Letitia James has no publicly scheduled events. Approximately 10:00 AM – Mayor Bill de Blasio will […]