Hank Sheinkopf is doing his bit to make a surprisingly lively comptroller’s race a little livelier.
Here’s the response I got from Sheinkopf, who is working for candidate David Weprin, to yesterday’s Quinnipiac poll, which showed Weprin behind the three other Democratic candidates:
“The road to city hall has never been paid Read More
At the Crain‘s business breakfast breakfast this morning Representative Anthony Weiner spoke about "saving" New York’s middle class, a theme that is likely to be at the center of his mayoral campaign.
The crux of Weiner’s speech, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Manhattan, focused on job development. He did not rule out raising taxes, Read More
Before leaving a rally in Washington Heights yesterday, Eliot Spitzer insisted that there was “no cover up” by his campaign over the drunk driving arrest of his close campaign advisor Ryan Toohey.
“We have addressed it,” said Mr. Spitzer. “We didn’t know about it, we didn’t know about it until two nights ago.”
–Jason Read More
Spitzer campaign manager Ryan Toohey confirms that Christine Anderson is joining the campaign as communications director.
Anderson had her hands full as Teresa Heinz Kerry’s spokeswoman on that campaign and then, for a time, as the spokeswoman for the Democrats’ legal operation in the tense run-up to the election. She also did time at NYC2012. Read More