Rep. Tom Reynolds’ alleged role in covering up the Mark Foley scandal has provided New York Democrats with so much ammunition in the weeks leading up to the mid-term elections that their attacks have started to blur together.
That having been said, this headline, on a new release from the New York State Democratic Committee, Read More
This Friday’s brief edition of this not-so-regular feature brings you Blake Zeff, a former Chuck Schumer press guy who is now the prolific spokesman for the New York State Democratic Party.
BENOBSERVER: So I theorized in the paper this week that you’re part of a plot to make John Spencer the GOP Senate nominee. Read More
The liberal media-watching group Media Matters seems to share my view that the AP’s attack on the Democrats for … misstating Associated Press excerpting policy (?) … was more of a commercial dispute than a news story.
Here’s the summary: “Using an unfair and misleading comparison, the Associated Press accused the New York Read More
This week’s Friday IMterview brings us Howard Wolfson, the multifarious Hillary aide, consultant to the New York State Democratic Party, and partner in the White-House-in-Exile political consulting firm the Glover Park Group. We discussed Jeanine, Hillary, the Democrats, and the difficulty of working in his business when you’ve lost your voice; he’s been Read More
Well, somebody’s campaigning against Mike Bloomberg today:
“Bloomberg to NY Mag in 2001: ‘obscene’ to spend too much money on campaigns” is the subject line on the apropos-of-nothing campaign-style email.
“FLASHBACK: April 2001, Bloomberg tells New York magazine: $30 million is too much to spend on a campaign. ‘At some point, you start to look Read More
The Politicker hears that Blake Zeff, formerly of Chuck’s office, has started work as the new press secretary for the New York State Democratic Party.
A clear sign that the party is gearing up for … one of these elections or the other.
UPDATE: Also, a reader notes that three of the communications staffers on Read More
We’re told she’s hired Chung Seto, former executive director of the New York State Democratic Party, to run her campaign.
As longtime readers will recall, the Politicker is and remains your exclusive source for Chung Seto news.