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If you can judge a person by a resume, then a look at Justin Brannan’s job history reveals a guy who likes to think outside the box. … Full Article

NYC councilmembers want more women to run for office

Female members of the City Council who recently released an eye-opening report on the lack of women in city government said they hope the study will lead to major changes, namely, to more women running for public office. … Full Article

Bay Ridge City Council hopefuls get last chance to debate

With primary day fast approaching, the nine candidates running for an open seat in the City Council representing Bay Ridge will get their last chance to debate this week. … Full Article

John Quaglione supporters attend campaign rally at Bay Ridge Manor

More than 100 volunteers and supporters made their way to the Bay Ridge Manor last Wednesday evening to join in a rally for John Quaglione, who is running for the District 43 (Bay Ridge-Dyker Heights-Bensonhurst) GOP City Council seat. … Full Article

Bob Capano holds cocktail reception meet & greet

Last Wednesday, former Brooklyn GOP Chairman Craig Eaton and his wife Susan hosted a meet and greet for City Council candidate Bob Capano at their Bay Ridge home. … Full Article

Justin Brannan lands major endorsement from the United Federation of Teachers

Justin Brannan has made the grade with the United Federation of Teachers (UFT). … Full Article

BP Adams to make recommendation on controversial Bedford-Union Armory this coming week

Borough President Eric Adams will be giving his recommendation this coming week on the controversial plan to develop the Bedford-Union Armory, as part of the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP). … Full Article

John Quaglione receives three key civil service endorsements

John Quaglione, deputy chief of staff to state Sen. Marty Golden, has landed three key civil service endorsements in the midst of his run for the 43rd District City Council seat. … Full Article

Fox pushes for safety measures at Farragut Houses

In response to shootings at the Farragut Houses in Brooklyn, Democratic City Council candidate Ede Fox visited the residential complex to meet with tenants and to call on the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) to provide immediate maintenance upgrades to improve safety in the buildings.  … Full Article

City Council Candidate Liam McCabe opens new campaign headquarters

On Tuesday, City Council candidate Liam McCabe hosted a grand opening celebration for his new campaign headquarters at 6903 15th Avenue in Dyker Heights. … Full Article

Why are there so few women in city government?

Thirteen of the City Council’s 51 members are women. That’s barely a quarter. And the number could drop to as low as nine after the Nov. 7 election, according to the findings of a new report on gender equity in New York City politics. … Full Article

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