Just after 4 p.m. last Thursday, several New York City political reporters received an odd telephone call at their desks and on their cell phones.
“During your next election,” insisted a woman’s recorded voice, “when you are choosing which consultant to help you with your campaign mail, remember that Jim Spencer and the Campaign Network Read More
Here’s a robocall that political consultant Steve Kramer–whose list of former clients includes Michael Bloomberg–is sending out to 6,000 voters right now in response to the Senate coup yesterday. Kramer said he's paying for it himself, and is ready to send another 6,000 tomorrow to residents in Pedro Espada's district in the Bronx. Read More
Rochester-based billionaire businessman Tom Golisano is spending “six figures” on newspaper ads in the Daily News, New York Post and several weekly newspapers to denounce Michael Bloomberg’s plan to change the city’s term-limits law and run for mayor again next year.
The campaign may include radio ads on local stations but is not likely to Read More
Tom Golisano's ads may start appearing tomorrow, but already, robocalls are being made to the public saying they should contact their City Council member to vote against changing term limits.
The calls are being put out by Democratic consultant Steve Kramer, who testified last week against changing term limits, and angered some lawmakers for threatening Read More