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NYC to lead on food and climate policy? Bill de Blasio and the 'foodprint' resolution

8 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

"Today it is estimated that nearly 1/3 of green house gas emissions come from pollution caused by the production, processing and transportation of food. In collaboration with Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer, I have sponsored the first City Council resolution ever that addresses climate change through our food system. Show More Summary

Stringer Steamrolls Spitzer's Comeback

In spite of his opponent's name recognition and family fortune, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer defeated former Governor Eliot Spitzer to win the Democratic primary for Comptroller last night. Stringer got 286,361 votes (52.1% of the vote) to Spitzer's 263,501 votes (47.9%). Show More Summary

Spitzer Loses N.Y.C. Comptroller Primary

Eliot Spitzer lost a bid for political redemption on Tuesday as he was defeated in the Democratic primary for New York City comptroller by the current Manhattan borough president, Scott M. Stringer. With 97 percent of the precincts reporting early Wednesday, Mr. Show More Summary

Eliot Spitzer Stunningly Loses Comeback Bid For City Comptroller To Scott Stringer

Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer has conceded in the New York City comptroller race, and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer has won the Democratic primary. With 92% of precincts reporting as of 11:21 p.m., The Associated Press projected Stringer as the winner with 51.8% of the vote. More to come... Join the conversation about this story »

Exit Polls: Stringer Leads Spitzer in NYC Primary

12 months agoPolitics / US Politics : Swampland

(NEW YORK) — Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer was running ahead of ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer in the Democratic primary for city comptroller as voting places closed Tuesday, according to exit poll interviews with voters as they left their precincts. Show More Summary

New poll has Stringer, Spitzer in virtual dead heat

With less than a week before voters head to the polls, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer and former Gov. Eliot Spitzer are neck-and-neck in the race for city comptroller, according to a new poll, with Mr. Stringer narrowly leading Mr. Show More Summary

NY Democrat Controller Candidate Scott Stringer Voted to Keep NAMBLA’s Tax Exempt Status

By: Rachel Pulaski It looks as though Anthony Weiner isn’t the only clown running for office in New York City. Democrat candidate Scott Stringer, currently the Borough President of Manhattan, is running against former Gov. Elliot Spitzer in the Democratic primary for city controller.  In … Continue reading ?

Spitzer tied with Stringer in Quinnipiac poll

Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer lost a lead of 19 percentage points and is now tied with Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer in the race for city comptroller, according to a Quinnipiac University poll. Today's survey, released 12 days before a Sept. Show More Summary

Spitzer in dead heat with rival in NYC comptroller race: poll

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The race for New York City comptroller is now a dead heat between Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer and Eliot Spitzer, the disgraced former New York governor, as a series of high-profile endorsements have apparently helped...

Out Of Comptrol: Spitzer And Stringer Are In A Dead Heat

Once upon a time, former Governor Eliot Spitzer was leading the polls in the race to be NYC's next Comptroller. Now, he's in a dead heat against Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer. [ more › ]

Dead Heat In NYC Comptroller Race

last yearLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

In more surprising polling news, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer has wiped out former Gov. Eliot Spitzer's big lead in the race for NYC comptroller. The entire political and media world has jumped on Manhattan Borough President...Show More Summary

Spitzer's lead much smaller than polls suggest, his foes claim

The city comptroller race between former Gov. Eliot Spitzer and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer is far closer than public polls indicate, according to a memo from a powerful labor coalition opposing Mr. Spitzer. Progress NYC, an independent-expenditure committee, found in extensive telephone polling that Mr. Show More Summary

Stringer, Spitzer spar over pension reform

Mere hours after their contentious televised debate on Monday evening, former Gov. Eliot Spitzer and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer met again in Harlem on Tuesday morning for another lively exchange. At the forum, both candidates...Show More Summary

Accusations Of "Dirty Hands" & "Backroom Cabal" At Official Comptroller Debate Between Spitzer And Stringer

Last night's Democratic Comptroller debate between former Governor Eliot Spitzer and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer was a struggle between the man who has dedicated himself to the city's Democratic firmament and the disgraced Sheriff itching to be deputized once more. Both drew blood, and it was shockingly entertaining. [ more › ]

Eliot Spitzer And Opponent Scott Stringer Went Scorched Earth On Each Other In Last Night's Nasty Comptroller Debate

The second debate between two Democratic candidates vying for the job of New York City's comptroller — former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer — got highly personal Monday night with less than a month to go before the Democratic primary. Show More Summary

The NYC Democratic Comptroller Debate Is Happening Now!

Former governor Eliot Spitzer and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer are battling to win the Democratic spot in the NYC Comptroller election. Tonight is the official Campaign Finance Board debate, co-sponsored by Gothamist and...Show More Summary

Comptroller Battle, 2013: What Questions Do You Have For Spitzer And Stringer?

This Monday, August 12, will be the official NYC Campaign Finance Board debate between the two Democrats running for Comptroller: Former governor Eliot Spitzer and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer. And you can suggest topics and questions for the debate! [ more › ]

Eliot Spitzer's Opponent Totally Wailed On Him In A Debate

Ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer (D-N.Y.) is trying to make his comeback with a run for New York City Comptroller, and his opponent has had enough. In a debate this morning, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer (D) attacked Spitzer for not...Show More Summary

Lena Dunham Is Right About Rents Driving Artists Out Of New York

I owe Lena Dunham an apology. On Tuesday, the Girls creator and star spoke at a fundraiser for Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer (D), who is running for comptroller. And Capital New York reporter Azi Paybarah tweeted the following:...Show More Summary

Lena Dunham Is Worried About NYC Losing Its Creative Capital

Last night GIRLS creator Lena Dunham appeared at a Meatpacking District fundraiser for NYC comptroller candidate Scott Stringer (who currently holds the office of Manhattan borough president). In a speech explaining her endorsement of...Show More Summary

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