Clarke Staffs Up

[Nicole will largely be the one covering Brooklyn’s 11th district congressional race this year. For those of you watching closely, you can email tidbits, releases, literature or anything else to the address at right. Also, full disclosure: she worked for a time for Carl Andrews.]

Roll Call reports that Council Member Yvette Clarke has hired Chris Lanier to head up her campaign for Brooklyn’s 11th congressional seat.

Lanier most recently worked on Vincent Gentile’s heated campaign for re-election, the only competitive race in Brooklyn, which Vinnie won.

—Nicole Brydson