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LAST LOOK (Video): Michael Benjamin | City & State

LAST LOOK: City & State columnist Michael Benjamin weighs in on Anthony Weiner, Eliot Spitzer and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s role in the Micah Kellner scandal in a video interview with Jon Lentz: http://bit.ly/16a2oYl http://www.cityandstateny.com/look-michael-benjamin/

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Their REAL Addiction – Weiner, Spitzer crave attention | NYPost.com

My take on the nascent political resurrections/candadacies of Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer in Monday’s NY Post. [http://m.nypost.com/p/news/opinion/opedcolumnists/their_real_addiction_1MHiXLoqDNaGo3vqhYw7XJ] Their REAL Addiction — NYPOST.com My name is Michael, and I’m a recovering politician. After 2½ years of being electorally clean and … Continue reading

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The Political Year Ahead in 2013: City&State NY

Politically, the year ahead will offer the usual crop of indicted pols, unpopular policies and heart-stopping surprises. Nonetheless, I’ll offer my thoughts on what interesting things could happen over the next 12 months. Retiring Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s second … Continue reading

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Kathy Wylde for Mayor

After reading about Pastor A.R. Bernard possibly being a mayoral candidate, I tweeted that we should forget the others and simply draft Kathy Wylde, the widely respected head of the Partnership for New York, for Mayor. Ms. Wylde is an … Continue reading

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Angry at Andrew but afraid to say so – NYPOST.com

First in a planned series looking at the state Senate Democratic conference.   For once, the elephant in the room wasn’t race — it was Gov. Cuomo.       Saturday’s National Action Network rally, led by media personality and … Continue reading

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Eliot Spitzer for NYC Comptroller?

Yeah, that’s right. According the News4New York government affairs reporter Melissa Russo, disgraced former Governor Eliot Spitzer told her off-camera that he has not ruled out running for city Comptroller in 2013. In her “exclusive” interview, Spitzer hemmed about running … Continue reading

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