Why is this so difficult?
Here are some accounts of the explanations from the campaign of Councilman-elect Mathieu Eugene about when he moved into the district that just elected him.
His campaign spokesman told me shortly after his election that he had signed a lease at an address in his district at the beginning of Read More
Joe Placide, the campaign manager for soon-to-be City Council member Mathieu Eugene, just told me that his candidate has signed a lease for a three-bedroom apartment in his new district.
He says that the lease was signed on Feb. 1, pending the result of the election.
– Azi Paybarah
Errol Louis has more on the residency problems facing newly elected City Councilman Mathieu Eugene, whose swearing-in ceremony was just postponed. because he lives outside the district.
[UPDATE: Eugene's campaign manager called to say that neither newly elected Council member was sworn in today because the outcomes were not certified by the city's Board Read More
Ten Creole translators from the citys’ Board of Elections were dispatched to the top ten Haitian polling sites in Brooklyn’s 40th Council district, where there’s a special election today.
Joe Placide, a former David Dinkins staffer running Dr. Matthieu Eugene’s campaign, said that there have been issues at some polling sites. “Primarily with Haitian-speaking Read More