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New York City has embarked on the biggest ranked-choice voting election in American history with the Democratic primary for mayor on Tuesday. Plenty of New…View More How to Use Ranked-Choice Voting to Help or Hinder N.Y.C. Mayoral Candidates
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Weather: Sunny again, with a high close to 80. Alternate-side parking: In effect through tomorrow. Suspended on Saturday for Juneteenth. Five days of campaigning left.…View More Major Moments From the Final Democratic Mayoral Debate
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In a City Council district in Upper Manhattan, a dozen candidates are on the Democratic ballot, including a former aide to the mayor, a tenants’…View More Why New York Progressives Are Pinning Their Hopes on the City Council
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Clashing over public safety, education and crises of mental health and street homelessness in New York City, the leading Democratic candidates for mayor on Wednesday…View More Candidates Clash Over New York City’s Future in Final Mayoral Debate