- Blow against O in Weiner race - Koch: Vote for GOPer a vote for Israel (By CARL CAMPANILE, NY POST) In "a shot across President Obama's bow," Democratic former Mayor Ed Koch yesterday urged voters in Queens and Brooklyn to make "history" by voting for the Republican candidate to replace randy ex-Rep. Anthony Weiner in the Sept. 13 special election -- as a protest against the White House's policy on Israel.
- Bob Turner Launches Congressional Campaign (By: Grace Rauh, YNN Central NY) On Monday, Weprin picked up support from the Working Families Party. He also has the backing of the Independence Party. The Conservative Party has endorsed Turner.
- Cuomo has plenty of work left: From education to redistricting, many fights loom (BILL HAMMOND, NY Daily News) Cuomo should give lawmakers an ultimatum: If they won't create an independent, nonpartisan redistricting commission at once, he will do it on his own.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
NY 9: Partisan Picks for Anthony Weiner's Seat - Very Slim