Election

Public defender Tiffany Caban declares victory in the Queens District Attorney Democratic Primary election at her campaign watch party at La Boom nightclub
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Glenn Schuck
June 26, 2019 - 4:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Public defender Tiffany Caban is claiming victory in the Democratic primary for Queens district attorney Tuesday night. The race is still officially too close to call, as Caban leads Queens Borough President Melinda Katz by just 1,090 votes out of 85,000 votes counted. Katz...
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January 02, 2019 - 3:25 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says former Vice President Joe Biden has the best chance of snagging the Democratic ticket for the 2020 presidential election. "I think of all the names that are out there, I think Joe Biden has the best case," Cuomo said in a radio interview with...
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November 13, 2018 - 6:09 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A post-election recount shows Connecticut Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz (ehr-eh-SIM'-oh-wits) has won his legislative district by 50 votes. The votes were re-tallied Tuesday in the 30th Assembly District. Aresimowicz had originally led Republican Michael Gagliardi by...
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November 09, 2018 - 2:10 pm
MEMPHIS, Miss. (1010 WINS) -- A hospital worker in Mississippi was fired this week after he was photographed voting in a T-shirt that read "Mississippi Justice," along with an image of a Confederate flag and a noose. A photo of the man, identified by local TV station WREG as Clayton Hickey, went...
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November 07, 2018 - 5:48 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Election officials are continuing their count in New Jersey's unsettled 3rd Congressional District, with the latest returns showing Democrat Andy Kim taking a slight lead over Republican incumbent Rep. Tom MacArthur. Unofficial Burlington County returns posted late Wednesday...
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(Charles Fox/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
November 07, 2018 - 6:11 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- Democrats seized the House majority from President Donald Trump's Republican Party on Tuesday in a suburban revolt that threatened what's left of the president's governing agenda. But the GOP gained ground in the Senate and preserved key governorships, beating back a "...
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Sen Kirsten Gillibrand
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November 06, 2018 - 9:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is projected to win the gubernatorial race against GOP candidate Marc Molinaro, based on ABC News' analysis of exit polls. Cuomo touted the accomplishments of his last two terms, and told supporters 'we did this together.' "We also...
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AP
David Caplan
October 23, 2018 - 2:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his GOP challenger, Marc Molinaro, sparred Tuesday afternoon during a debate – which will be televised Tuesday night – at the CBS Broadcast Center on Manhattan’s West Side. The pair attacked each other about a slew of issues, including taxes, cost of...
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Bill de Blasio
Robert Deutsch/USA TODAY NETWORK
October 16, 2018 - 6:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Some registered voters in New York City are getting letters from Mayor Bill de Blasio's office erroneously warning them they're marked as inactive and risk having to vote by affidavit in the upcoming elections. The 400,000 letters sent out this month came from the mayor's newly-...
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Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com via USA TODAY NETWORK
October 16, 2018 - 5:36 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A Democratic super PAC said Tuesday it's pouring $3 million into TV ads to help New Jersey incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez in a race where the party hoped to avoid sinking resources. Senate Majority PAC said Tuesday it will spend the millions on statewide ads to help Menendez...
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