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Candidate Video of the Week: Khari Edwards Candidate for Brooklyn Boro President

Each week from now through Election Day, which is Tuesday June 22, 2021, NYCPolitics.com is featuring a video from various candidates. ...

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Eric Adams Picks Up Major Mayoral Endorsements from Clara Thompson and District Council 37

By Florence Mafomemeh As the NYC democratic mayoral primary race heats up with less than three months to go, candidates are scrambling for...

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CSA, The NYC Principal’s Union, Endorses Nikki Lucas For City Council In District 42 Covering East New York, Brownsville, Canarsie And East Flatbush

Today it was announced that Nikki Lucas the City Council candidate in the 42nd District, covering East New York, Brownsville, Canarsie...

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Nikki Lucas and Chris Banks Join Starrett City Residents To Stop Rent Hike

East New York community advocates gathered with Spring Creek Towers (Starrett City) residents to fight against rent increases.  Nikki...

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Ranked-Choice Voting Opens Door for Freelancers Union to Endorse Andrew Yang and Maya Wiley for New York City Democratic Mayoral Primary

By Florence Mafomemeh This year’s NYC elections could have unexpected outcomes thanks to the roll out of Ranked-Choice Voting which...

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NYC Mayoral Candidate, Ray McGuire Proposes Aggressive Catch-Up Plan to Rescue Students from the Impact of COVID-19 

By Florence Mafomemeh Ray McGuire, NYC candidate for Mayor has proposed a full-time Summer “Catch-Up” to make up for the school...

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Senator Roxanne Persaud Endorses Nikki Lucas for City Council in East New York’s 42nd District

Today it was announced in a press release that Senator Roxanne Persaud of the 19th Senate District, has officially endorsed Nikki Lucas for...

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Join Senator Roxanne Persaud At A Tenants Rights Virtual Townhall About COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium Tuesday March 16

From Senator Roxanne Persaud (19th Senate District) On Tuesday evening, March 16, 2021, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., I will host Brooklyn...

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Fulton Houses Tenants Call Out Jumaane Williams and Others for Ignoring Their 2-Year-Long Opposition to RAD the Plan That Hands NYCHA Over to Private Developers

photo: Jackie Lara and other tenants of Fulton Houses speak at a rally in December 2020 opposing any privatization of their homes and...

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Power to The People? How Charles and Inez Barron’s Seat Switching is a Dangerous Political Legacy Game for the Community of East New York

by Chanell Turner One of the most fundamental and foundational aspects of state and local government is democracy and the “changing...

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