Here‘s a palm card for David Greenfield, who is running against Joe Lazar for City Council in a special election today in Brooklyn. The back features a number of elected officials, not all of them are Democrats: Michael Bloomberg, Marty Golden and Joe Lieberman.
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City Council canddiate Joe Lazar is trying to pick up votes from Asian-American voters by using, what else? John Liu.
Citizens Union announced they’re backing David Greenfield for the special election to fill Simcha Felder’s City Council seat.
Among the reason’s given: his main rival didn’t talk.
“Unfortunately, Lazar was unable to complete the questionnaire or schedule a meeting with Citizen Union within our timeframe,” the organization wrote in a press release, announcing their Read More
There’s a forum tonight for the candidates looking to replace City Councilman Simcha Felder. Expected to be there are Democrats David Greenfield and Joe Lazar, and Republican Jonathan Judge.
What would you ask them?
A reader forwarded this mailer from City Council candidate Joe Lazar, touting his support from elected officials.
His opponent, David Greenfield, also has support from a bunch of elected officials, including Michael Bloomberg, and Ed Koch. They’re competing for the seat vacated by Simcha Felder.
Remember that publicly funded mailing sent by Assemblyman Dov Hikind’s office which includes the name and photo of possible Council contestant Joe Lazar?
Well, Lazar is a bit closer to being an official candidate than I realized.
He has two committees set up with the state Board of Elections.
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A helpful reader sent in this recent mailing from Assemblyman Dov Hikind of Brooklyn which features rather prominently a man by the name of Joe Lazar.
That’s the same Joe Lazar who is running for City Council in Hikind’s section of Brooklyn, and, hypothetically, could benefit from this kind of Read More