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November 05, 2019 - 8:24 pm
NEW YORK (AP) - New York's first election with early voting is reaching its conclusion as people across the state cast ballots in county and municipal races. With no federal or statewide contests on the ballot Tuesday, turnout low. This year's contests mark the first time New York allowed all...
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February 26, 2019 - 9:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Democrat Jumaane Williams won the special election Tuesday night for New York City public advocate. A large field of candidates sought the position of city public advocate in a pricey special election. The new public advocate replaces Letitia James, who is now the state attorney...
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February 26, 2019 - 11:00 am
A large field of candidates are vying for the position of city public advocate in a special election Tuesday.
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April 17, 2018 - 1:27 pm
One of New York City's highest ranking elected officials is calling for a major change to a city drug law.
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