How did Queens end up electing three Republicans on Tuesday?
The first was Eric Ulrich, who held his seat in the Howard Beach, Rockaway section, which is pretty blue-collar and the kind of place Rudy Giuliani did well. Which is why the former mayor campaigned there with Republican Eric Ulrich. But Ulrich could have held Read More
Somehow, Queens Republican Dan Halloran survived a lot of talk about his pre-Christian religious beliefs to capture Tony Avella’s City Council seat last night.
Mr. Halloran, reported to be the “First Atheling” of a neo-heathen tribe, beat the Democratic nominee Kevin Kim 53 percent to 47 percent in a campaign marred by a Read More
Mario Cuomo endorsed fellow Democrat Kevin Kim in Bayside, who, if elected, would be the first Korean-American in the City Council. Cuomo referenced what he said was an ethnically motivated attack by unnamed critics, and called it “the worst kind of politics.”
Kim has accused opponent Dan Halloran of stoking racial fears. Read More
Rough day for Dan Halloran.
An article in the Daily News this morning accused the Queens City Council candidate of playing the race card against his opponent, Kevin Kim, who is Korean-American. But, as we noted a few weeks ago, and as the Daily News notes here, and as every article on Read More
So, who do you think is going to win that City Council race between “Democratic Victor” Kevin Kim and “Pagan Lord” Dan Halloran?
In a Queens Tribune story, Mr. Halloran doesn’t deny being ‘“First Atheling,’ or King, of Normandy, a branch of the Theod faith of pre-Christian Heathen religions assembled in the Greater Read More