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Michael Tomasky

July 23, 2001 | The City Politic
Truth and Justice

Chuck Schumer has bravely introduced -- gasp! -- honesty into the judicial-confirmation process. John McCain warned him he'd pay for it. Just wait until the fall.

July 9, 2001 | The City Politic
Wealth Vs. Wisdom

Much of what Michael Bloomberg has said and done -- and unsaid and undone -- since declaring his candidacy for mayor suggests that it's possible to be too outside.

June 18, 2001 | The City Politic
Smart As a Pistol

Looking to the future, Joe Lieberman considers last November's election debacle, and how hot-button issues like gun control will affect the next.

June 11, 2001 | The City Politic
Endorsement Tango

With the mayoral race fully under way, the Democratic hopefuls are courting partners who can deliver votes and support. Here are the ones to watch.

May 21, 2001 | The City Politic
Slave Trade-Off

Don't accuse Al Sharpton of grandstanding in Sudan; the anti-slavery mission was the real thing. But back at home, he can't seem to resist hijacking the mayoral race.

May 7, 2001 | The City Politic
Green No More

Entering the race for mayor, Mark Green shows signs of growing beyond his unctuous, punch-line-drunk image and coming across as serious, thoughtful -- even mature.

April 23, 2001 | The City Politic
Out of Comptroller?

Carl McCall has stellar endorsements and an enviable war chest. So why does his campaign for governor feel like it's losing momentum?

April 9, 2001 | The City Politic
Learn, Baby, Learn

We beat crime by holding precinct commanders accountable for every mugging and break-in on their watch. Now it's time to let Mr. Chips fall where he may.

April 2, 2001 | The City Politic
Who's Off First

Alan Hevesi beat the pack to declare his candidacy for mayor. But could he ever be pronounced the winner when many can't pronounce his name?

March 19, 2001 | The City Politic
Pol Versus Pole

Congressman John Sweeney led the Republican troops in Miami last November. But when he wrecked his car a few weeks ago, he stayed way out of the limelight.

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