Post Tagged with: "Campaign Finance Board"

The Hudson Yards complex  on Manhattan's West Side is being developed buy The Related Companies, a contributor to PAC in the 2013 NYC elections. (Photo by JasonParis, Creative Commons license)

In 2013, NY PACs Rushed to Fund Campaigns

A CUNY Journalism School survey finds two-thirds of real estate donors to PACs do business with NYC.

David Walentas in 2011 at the Empire Fulton Ferry Park in Brooklyn, which his real estate company developed. (Photo by Cooper Miller, Creative Commons license)

Business Donors Get Around NYC Campaign Curbs

A CUNY Journalism School investigation shows that in 2013, insiders found ways to fund those they favored.          

New York  City comptroller John Liu at a mayoral candidate forum on the future of mass transit on February 22, 2013. (Photo by Brock Stoneham, CUNY Photo Wire)

John Liu Reflects on Highs and Lows of His Career

East Asian, Elections 2013, Politics December 12, 2013 at 4:56 pm

New York City’s outgoing Comptroller John Liu is keeping all his options open after he leaves the office on January 1, reports Queens Tribune.

Paul Vallone, Carlos Menchaca & Margaret Chin (Photos via Facbeook)

Real Estate PAC Gets Mixed Results in Elections

Elections 2013, Featured Posts, Labor, Voices' Picks September 24, 2013 at 7:58 am

Jobs for New York flooded 22 City Council races with cash but not all returned victories.

(Archive photo via El Diario-La Prensa)

Latinos Put Their Money on Salgado, Thompson

Elections 2013, Latino, Politics August 13, 2013 at 4:25 pm

El Diario-La Prensa examines donors with Latino last names in the Campaign Finance Board database to find the mayoral candidates with the most financial support from the community.

Chinese Voters Stung by Board Decision on Liu

Chinese Voters Stung by Board Decision on Liu

Verdict on campaign funds could crush nascent power of Asian electorate, but most likely will re-energize it.