- May 29, 2000
- Stand and Deliver
Rudy pulls out, taking his negatives with him, leaving Hillary to face a low-profile but highly focused Rick Lazio. Now's the time for her to tell voters what she's running for.
- July 9, 2001
- 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.
- May 1, 2000
- What's My Line?
Can Al Gore afford to spurn Ray Harding to avoid sharing a ballot line with Hillary's nemesis? Sure -- the Liberal Party's no longer the only other game in town.
- February 7, 2000
- Ad Lib
The best new TV spot is an indie director's short film -- and viewers are showing their love for it on a Website that agencies are watching very, very closely.
- February 7, 2005
- Who Failed the C Train?
Not a homeless person. It was Governor George Pataki, and his enabler, Mayor Mike Bloomberg. A lesson in why budgets matter.
- June 7, 1999
Harold Ickes -- the "nuclear weapon" of political campaigning and unlikely Bubba loyalist -- is quietly laying the groundwork for Mrs. Clinton's Senate bid.
- March 8, 2004
- New Yorkers for Kerry
Local pols have been jumping on the front-runner’s bandwagon faster than you can say “double-digit lead.” So what if they once backed Dean? And Clark?
- March 12, 2001
- Dese Dems Don't Doze
Keep an eye on the Campaign for America's Future, a liberal policy group that's funneling anger over the election into agenda-setting Democratic strategies.
- November 6, 2000
- The Zion Game
Will a Bush administration be "good for the Jews," or should supporters of Israel worry that Dubya's foreign policy might be a replay of his dad's pro-Arab tilt?
- November 18, 2002
- Party Like It's 1984
There's more to the Democrats' debacle last week than the loss of congressional bragging rights. For the true lesson, look back to the last time Fritz Mondale came up short.