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Trump endorses Donovan over Grimm in GOP primary

In a major blow to former U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm, who has been campaigning to win back his old seat in the House of Representatives by touting his steadfast support for Donald Trump, the president has endorsed current U.S. Rep Dan Donovan in the June 26 Republican primary.  … Full Article

Brannan, DOT unveil new speed bump near Bay Ridge school

Councilmember Justin Brannan, the NYC Department of Transportation, parents and students were in attendance for a ribbon-cutting ceremony yesterday for a speed bump on 87th Street between Third Avenue and Ridge Boulevard, near P.S. 185 the Walter Kassenbrock school. … Full Article

Adams appoints Albanese to Charter Review Commission

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams plans to name former Councilmember Sal Albanese, a veteran Bay Ridge Democrat who has run for mayor several times, to his Charter Review Commission. … Full Article

Golden co-sponsors speed camera bill

A state Senate bill to allow New York City to install more cameras on streets near schools to catch speeding drivers has won the support of a major holdout, state Sen. … Full Article

Acting AG Underwood, others in running, have strong Brooklyn ties

The county of Kings is certainly a kingmaker when it comes to the race to be the new state Attorney General. … Full Article

Curtis Sliwa and the Reform Party want Preet Bharara to become Attorney General

Former federal prosecutor Preet Bharara is the right person to be New York State Attorney General — and he can have a spot on the ballot in November if he just asks for it. … Full Article

Brooklyn Political Roundup for May 9: Kavanagh names Breedlove ‘Woman of Distinction’

Amy Breedlove’s civic activism has won her recognition from New York State. Breedlove, president of the Cobble Hill Association, was named by state Sen. Brian Kavanagh as one of the State Senate’s “Women of Distinction” for 2018. She was honored at a recent ceremony in Albany. … Full Article

Cynthia Nixon unveils pro-tenant agenda

Cynthia Nixon, the actress who is challenging Gov. … Full Article

Councilman Levin: Why I support safe places for drug addicts to use

You are forgiven if you read one of our rival papers and misunderstood why Councilmember Steve Levin was arrested on Wednesday for protesting about " … Full Article

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