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Adam C. Powell IV Sets His Sights On Congress, Again

In a phone conversation earlier this week, Adam Powell revealed that his upcoming FEC report filing (July 15) will show that he has raised $100K towards his 2014 congressional bid for the Harlem/Bronx congressional seat now held by Rep. Charles … Continue reading

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NY Senate Democrats’ road to respect—Michael Benjamin – NYPOST.com

If African-American state senators want to be taken seriously by Gov. Cuomo and opinion leaders, they’re going to have to step up their game big-time.They can start by naming a new leader. When you remove the emotion, the issue of … Continue reading

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Frustration driving out NY lawmakers – AP News

I was recently asked to comment about reports that upwards of thirty state legislators are leaving office by year’s end. I think I may have over-dramatized my sentiments (See the closing paragraphs of the AP article). I didn’t mean to … Continue reading

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The Week That Was – TW2Minority Review

The post-Fourth of July fireworks continued with ex-Governor Paterson singing the praises of his successor (emphasis on success-or) Governor Cuomo on his radio show. It seemed odd (to some) that Paterson would praise the man who many political insiders say … Continue reading

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