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  1. local politics
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wins Primary in a District She’s Not Running In“I am honored that so many Bronxites are excited about our campaign,” she tweeted after hearing the news.
  2. politics
    Meet the 28-Year-Old at the Center of One of This Year’s Most Exciting PrimariesThe Cut talks to the Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Bronx-born socialist congressional candidate before she faces off against Joe Crowley in the polls.
  3. local politics
    This Man Was Denied a Marriage License by Kim Davis, Now He Wants Her JobDavid Ermold applied to run for Rowan County Clerk in Kentucky today.
  4. politics
    The First Openly Transgender Woman Was Elected in VirginiaShe defeated a 13-term incumbent to win a seat in the state’s House of Delegates.
  5. local politics
    State Rep Gives Ominous Warning About Removing Confederate Statues“I can guarantee you won’t be met with torches but something a lot more definitive.”
  6. If Trump’s Win Made You Want to Run for Office, Read This“Hate should not be normalized or accepted in this country.”
  7. local politics
    Tennessee Politician Busy Drinking and StalkingHe’s not getting reelected.
  8. oh albany!
    Corrupt Politicians Sent Each Other Sexy Valentine’s Day Texts (About Money)Add another blemish to former city councilman Dan Halloran’s record.
  9. oh brooklyn
    Brooklyn Declared ‘Lesbian Capital of the Northeast’By straight, white Borough President Marty Markowitz.
  10. early and awkward
    Carl Paladino’s Comeback Will Probably Stop at the School BoardChecking in with Buffalo’s finest.
  11. early and often
    NYC Might Let Documented Immigrants Vote in Local ElectionsBloomberg opposes the legislation, but could be overruled.
  12. local politics
    Carl Paladino Crushed His Opponent for a School Board SeatHe did it.
  13. local politics
    Yet Another New York Politician to Be Charged With CorruptionThis time it’s State Senator John L. Sampson.
  14. local politics
    It’s Best to Assume All Crooked New York Politicians Are Also Wearing a WireTwo in one month.
  15. oh albany!
    Corrupt City Councilman Didn’t Respect His Religion’s Rules, Either And he was flogged for it!
  16. local politics
    Alleged Bribery Scheme for Mayor’s Office Trickles Up to AlbanyWhat’s the political fallout?
  17. 2013
    Scarlett Johansson and Family Present Scott Stringer for Mayor at the Jane HotelUnderdog politician and A-lister join forces at hip hotel.