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Op-Ed News
Politicians need to find way to reach millennialsWhite House and the House Government Operations Committee and for Congressmen J
Politicians need to find way to reach millennials
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
White House and the House Government Operations Committee and for Congressmen John Conyers, Charles Rangel, Claude Pepper, Ed Koch and Sen. Ted Kennedy. William Klein (Blair 2011 "millennial" grad) is from Blairstown and a 2015 Georgetown... Read more
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Variety
How Donald Trump Rode Reality TV Fame to a Bid for the White Housethe stakes in his business dealings by orchestrating press conferences that mad
How Donald Trump Rode Reality TV Fame to a Bid for the White House
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
the stakes in his business dealings by orchestrating press conferences that made for great copy. His running feud with Ed Koch became a spectator sport for most of the New York mayor’s years in office. But Trump’s image to the vast expanse of... Read more
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Billboard
Tribeca: Baz Luhrmann Reveals Details of Prince 'Great Gatsby' Song That Never Came AboutHe also pointed out that among the actors playing real historical figures, some
Tribeca: Baz Luhrmann Reveals Details of Prince 'Great Gatsby' Song That Never Came About
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
He also pointed out that among the actors playing real historical figures, someone plays late '70s New York City mayor Ed Koch. The trailer features a number of dance sequences and George revealed that while filming those scenes, Luhrmann... Read more
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New York Post
City Hall backed campaigns with series of checks to ‘dodge’ limitsthe mayor of New York raising campaign funds right out of City Hall,” said vete
City Hall backed campaigns with series of checks to ‘dodge’ limits
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
the mayor of New York raising campaign funds right out of City Hall,” said veteran New York political consultant and former Ed Koch aide Jerry Skurnik. “This would be a first in my memory.” Back in 2014, Igor Oberman — a former counsel at New York... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Stateside– April 11 All over but the shooting – April 10 Hello? A major foreign polic
2012: Stateside
World Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
– April 11 All over but the shooting – April 10 Hello? A major foreign policy setback for the U.S. in Egypt – April 10 Ed Koch to Tom Friedman on the subject of throwing stones – April 10 The right running mate for Romney: Competence over... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Middle Eastinto ‘strategic alliance’ with Israel – April 11 Hello? A major foreign polic
2012: Middle East
World Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
into ‘strategic alliance’ with Israel – April 11 Hello? A major foreign policy setback for the U.S. in Egypt – April 10 Ed Koch to Tom Friedman on the subject of throwing stones – April 10 Israel reports sharp increase in Palestinian attacks... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Are the Qualities of a Presidential Candidate?Chartier Alain (1868-1951) warned: "Nothing is more dangerous than an idea, whe
What Are the Qualities of a Presidential Candidate?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Chartier Alain (1868-1951) warned: "Nothing is more dangerous than an idea, when you only have one idea." To the contrary, Ed Koch said, "Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come." Ideas that will gel with the ideas of the young... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
A mentor in shamelessness: the man who taught Trump the power of publicitywas to file a $100m countersuit that was quickly dismissed by the court. But it
A mentor in shamelessness: the man who taught Trump the power of publicity
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
was to file a $100m countersuit that was quickly dismissed by the court. But it made the papers. Donald Trump, Mayor Ed Koch and Roy Cohn attend a Trump Tower opening in October 1963. Photograph: Sonia Moskowitz/Getty Images This was the... Read more
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Raw Story
Where did Trump come from? Tracing the political lineage of the orange-haired monsterwho gargle with razor blades and wear their shiny silver three-piece suits like
Where did Trump come from? Tracing the political lineage of the orange-haired monster
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
who gargle with razor blades and wear their shiny silver three-piece suits like armor. Next comes an avenging angel named Ed Koch. A former liberal, Koch won his underdog mayoral victory in 1977 in a madcap electoral free-for-all whose tenor was... Read more
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Salon.com
The mad king of New York: Why the Empire State lies at the heart of Donald Trump’s sinister appealproto-fascist undercurrents aren’t foreign to his home state. Perlstein delves
The mad king of New York: Why the Empire State lies at the heart of Donald Trump’s sinister appeal
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
proto-fascist undercurrents aren’t foreign to his home state. Perlstein delves into William F. Buckley’s run for mayor, the Ed Koch years, as well as Trump’s long-standing relationships with Roy Cohn, Joseph McCarthy’s right hand, and with Nixon’s... Read more
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Salon.com
Donald Trump’s avenging angels: How the orange-haired monster has rewritten the history of American conservatismwho gargle with razor blades and wear their shiny silver three-piece suits like
Donald Trump’s avenging angels: How the orange-haired monster has rewritten the history of American conservatism
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
who gargle with razor blades and wear their shiny silver three-piece suits like armor. Next comes an avenging angel named Ed Koch. A former liberal, Koch won his underdog mayoral victory in 1977 in a madcap electoral free-for-all whose tenor was... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
I'm campaignin' here! Just how New York are the presidential candidates?makes someone a New Yorker. Rudy Giuliani said it takes ten years of living in
I'm campaignin' here! Just how New York are the presidential candidates?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
makes someone a New Yorker. Rudy Giuliani said it takes ten years of living in the five boroughs. Another former mayor, Ed Koch, was more whimsical: “If you’ve lived here for six months and you walk faster and talk faster and think faster,... Read more
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First Coast News
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeers
First Coast News / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeers
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeers
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeers
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeers
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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11 News Houston
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeers
11 News Houston / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeers
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates receive New York cheers and jeers
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Candidates get NY cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get NY cheers and jeers
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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Denver Post
Donna Lynne is a worthy successor to Lt. Gov. Joe Garciawere honed in the rough-and-tumble bureaucratic environment of New York City un
Donna Lynne is a worthy successor to Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia
Denver Post / Posted 15 days ago
were honed in the rough-and-tumble bureaucratic environment of New York City under a succession of mayors that included Ed Koch and Rudolph Giuliani. Colorado is fortunate that Hickenlooper didn't choose someone whose only goal was to burnish a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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USA Today
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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First Coast News
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
First Coast News / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
KTVB Boise / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Candidates get New York cheers and jeersit’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consul
Candidates get New York cheers and jeers
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
it’s a different set of rules," said George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant and former spokesman for the late Mayor Ed Koch. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the debate has been good for the state. "In New York, we make people earn it. We always... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
City now says it looked at Staten Island sites to help replace RikersRossville land, just up Arthur Kill Road from the correction facility closed by
City now says it looked at Staten Island sites to help replace Rikers
Staten Island Advance / Posted 15 days ago
Rossville land, just up Arthur Kill Road from the correction facility closed by the state in 2011, is where former Mayor Ed Koch planned to open a 1,000-bed jail as part of a 1987 deal with former Borough President Ralph Lamberti. Staten Island... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
CAMPAIGN SHOCKER! New York tabloids still have influence in presidential racefor pain when they hit his city. Even he, however, a New York Post alumnus who
CAMPAIGN SHOCKER! New York tabloids still have influence in presidential race
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
for pain when they hit his city. Even he, however, a New York Post alumnus who went on to handle media for the late Mayor Ed Koch, has been astounded to see so many candidates resemble deer caught by headlights. “Candidates come here, and they... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Supporting Trump Should Be A No-Brainer For JewsSix years and $13 million later, the renovations were nowhere near complete. En
Supporting Trump Should Be A No-Brainer For Jews
The Jewish Press / Posted 16 days ago
Six years and $13 million later, the renovations were nowhere near complete. Enter Donald Trump. He asked then-Mayor Ed Koch if he could take over the job. Six months later the rink was ready. Trump is a man who gets things done. He is a man... Read more
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New York Magazine
Trump Son-in-Law’s Newspaper Endorses Trump in Trumpiest Editorial Ever Writtenalready consumed six years and more than $13 million—and there was still no com
Trump Son-in-Law’s Newspaper Endorses Trump in Trumpiest Editorial Ever Written
New York Magazine / Posted 16 days ago
already consumed six years and more than $13 million—and there was still no completion in sight. Mr. Trump convinced Mayor Ed Koch—over a great deal of opposition—to allow him to take on the project. Mr. Trump offered to risk his own money, and... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Mind the merde: why can't French cities clean up after their dogs?major city to force its citizens to pick up after their pets, in 1978, after a
Mind the merde: why can't French cities clean up after their dogs?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
major city to force its citizens to pick up after their pets, in 1978, after a long legislative battle fought by mayor Ed Koch. Animal-rights groups among the most regressive opponents: they argued it was too much to expect owners to go... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
For presidential campaigns, Empire State a haunted house1988, Tennessee Sen. Al Gore, seeking the Democratic nomination, seemingly made
For presidential campaigns, Empire State a haunted house
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
1988, Tennessee Sen. Al Gore, seeking the Democratic nomination, seemingly made a valuable ally in New York Mayor Ed Koch. But Koch alienated black voters with his strident criticism of Jesse Jackson, one of Gore’s rivals. Gore got 10% of... Read more
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USA Today
For presidential campaigns, Empire State a haunted house1988, Tennessee Sen. Al Gore, seeking the Democratic nomination, seemingly made
For presidential campaigns, Empire State a haunted house
USA Today / Posted 18 days ago
1988, Tennessee Sen. Al Gore, seeking the Democratic nomination, seemingly made a valuable ally in New York Mayor Ed Koch. But Koch alienated black voters with his strident criticism of Jesse Jackson, one of Gore’s rivals. Gore got 10% of... Read more
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The New Yorker
City of Watersomething had to be done. “One of the original tunnels was seventy years old, a
City of Water
The New Yorker / Posted 21 days ago
something had to be done. “One of the original tunnels was seventy years old, and we were unable to repair any valves,” Ed Koch, who was a congressman at the time, recalled. In some cases, he said, “we didn’t even know where the valves were.”... Read more
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FOX News
Noo Yawk slugfest: Which candidates can survive the tabloid taunts?with help from Hillary, wound up beating Jerry Brown in that primary.) Four ye
Noo Yawk slugfest: Which candidates can survive the tabloid taunts?
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
with help from Hillary, wound up beating Jerry Brown in that primary.) Four years earlier, I was based in New York when Ed Koch caused an uproar by saying that Jews would have to be “crazy” to vote for Jesse Jackson. That hurt his candidate, Al... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton, N.J. city have more in commonfollowing their famous debates for senator from Illinois in 1858, but Lincoln b
Hazleton, N.J. city have more in common
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
following their famous debates for senator from Illinois in 1858, but Lincoln beat Douglas two years later for president. Ed Koch downed Mario Cuomo in a primary for mayor of New York City in 1977, but Cuomo prevailed against Koch in 1982 when... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
What feud? Cuomo, de Blasio are friends, says guv's top aidethat's new," said Mulrow. "I mean, [Gov. Nelson] Rockefeller and [Mayor John] L
What feud? Cuomo, de Blasio are friends, says guv's top aide
Crain's New York Business / Posted 23 days ago
that's new," said Mulrow. "I mean, [Gov. Nelson] Rockefeller and [Mayor John] Lindsay had historic battles. [Mayor Ed] Koch and [Gov.] Mario Cuomo. [Mayor] Rudy Giuliani and [Gov.] George Pataki. Institutionally, there is some rubbing,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
What feud? Cuomo, de Blasio are friends, says guv's top aidethat's new," said Mulrow. "I mean, [Gov. Nelson] Rockefeller and [Mayor John] L
What feud? Cuomo, de Blasio are friends, says guv's top aide
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
that's new," said Mulrow. "I mean, [Gov. Nelson] Rockefeller and [Mayor John] Lindsay had historic battles. [Mayor Ed] Koch and [Gov.] Mario Cuomo. [Mayor] Rudy Giuliani and [Gov.] George Pataki. Institutionally, there is some rubbing,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump's 1990 Playboy Interview: "We Are Being Laughed At Around The World..."if I saw this country continue to go down the tubes. More locally, one of your
Trump's 1990 Playboy Interview: "We Are Being Laughed At Around The World..."
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
if I saw this country continue to go down the tubes. More locally, one of your least favorite political figures was Mayor Ed Koch of New York. You two had a great time going after each other: He called you “piggy, piggy, piggy” and you called him... Read more
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