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Campaign Roundup: Gloria Steinem Pressures Quinn on Paid Sick Leave Bill

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Gloria Steinem via Wiki Commons. 2013 Mayoral Race Gloria Steinem is pressuring Christine Quinn on the paid sick leave bill. Bill de Blasio took in heavy donations from the taxi industry, which he has supported. And Quinn took in quite a bit from a developer that was exempted from the living wage bill. Manhattan Voting machines in the Espaillat/Rangel primary [&hellip
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Campaign Roundup: Cuomo Says He’ll Back Dems and Reps on Case-By-Case Bases

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Photo courtesy of Wiki Commons. State Senate Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he’ll back both Democrats and Republicans on a case-by-case basis. Manhattan Rep. Charlie Rangel re-affirmed his support for Guillermo Linares’ Senate bid. Julie Menin has already maxed out on fundraising for the Manhattan BP race. Brooklyn Simcha Felder is in talks with a top GOP operative about managing Felder’s [&hellip
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Campaign Roundup: Espaillat Reportedly Prepared to Concede to Rangel

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espaillat Manhattan Adriano Espaillat is reportedly preparing to conceded to Charlie Rangel and will run instead for state Senate re-election. Certification of Rangel’s win will likely come on Tuesday. Brooklyn Marty Golden was called a “sexist pig” on CNN for wanting to hold his now-cancelled feminine etiquette event. Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes has a primary opponent. [&hellip
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Buzzed About “Feminine Presence” Event Canceled

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Marty Golden UPDATE: Is the event canceled? That’s what the Daily News’ Ken Lovett tweets. And now it’s confirmed by the Daily Intel. However, the “bum rush” event’s founder Jon Reznick says on Facebook that the anti-Golden event is still going forward. ORIGINAL PIECE: Following up on our article this morning about an event being held by [&hellip
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Top Ten Tweets About State Senator’s “Feminine Presence” Class

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golden4-300x223 Here’s a roundup today from the Twitterverse on our story this morning, which ended up causing a bit of a stir: 10. Capital Tonight ‏@CapitalTonight Today’s time warp, courtesy of Sen. Marty Golden. 9. Senator Liz Krueger ‏@LizKrueger NY’s women need #fairpay, not posture lessons. Still can’t believe this really happened! 8. Andrew Gounardes ‏@agounardes [&hellip
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State Senator to Hold Event Teaching the “Feminine Presence”

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Photo by Hippohere, courtesy of Flickr Commons. Have we stumbled into an episode of Mad Men? Later this month, Republican State Sen. Marty Golden’s office is holding a career-development event for women in his southern Brooklyn district teaching them “Posture, Deportment and the Feminine Presence.” That’s according to a taxpayer-funded mailing being sent out in Golden’s district, which an offended reader passed [&hellip
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Campaign Roundup: Charter School Supporters Are Gearing Up

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2013 Mayoral Race Charter School supporters are gearing up. Brooklyn David Storobin’s district office will be the same one that was used by Carl Kruger. Charles Barron’s affinity for Nehru jackets could be a problem in Congress. Tenants PAC is going after Marty Golden. The Amsterdam News is backing Charles Barron. Queens A breakdown of [&hellip
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