Posts Tagged ‘Joe Addabbo’

Rep. Senate Candidate Accuses Opponents of Vandalizing His Home

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reyes It’s not exactly Watergate, but last night Republican Senate candidate Juan Reyes fired the first, slightly out of left field shot in his primary battle against Queens Councilman Eric Ulrich. In a press release entitled, “REYES HOME TARGETED BY CAMPAIGN VANDALS,” Reyes says that on June 13, he returned to his Forest Hills home to [&hellip
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Campaign Roundup: Bill Thompson courts the Orthodox Jewish vote

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2013 Mayoral Race Bill Thompson is courting the Orthodox Jewish vote. Queens Joe Addabbo and Shirley Huntley aren’t getting campaign cash for supporting same-sex marriage. Manhattan Former Clinton and Obama aides are backing Clyde Williams over Charlie Rangel. Rangel’s fellow House Democrats are not helping him out much either. Clyde Williams told Errol Louis why [&hellip
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For Eric Ulrich, Gay Marriage an Attack Line and Potential Liability

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For Senate candidate and City Councilman Eric Ulrich, gay marriage is both an attack line and a potential liability. During his first week as a candidate for the state Senate, Ulrich, a Queens Republican, repeatedly criticized his opponent, Democratic State Sen. Joe Addabbo, flip-flopping on the issue of gay marriage. In 2009, Addabbo voted against [&hellip
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