PinHawk - News for Professionals

Two week free trialTell a friend 
Westchester Political News
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Vol. 18, No. 230
powered by 
NY Gov
Lt. Governor
NY Senate
County Exec
NY Atty Gen
NY Comptroller
NY State Senate
Assembly Speaker
NYC Mayor
Indy Dems
11th CD
17th CD
18th CD
Skelos Senate
Indian Point
Voting Issues
Election Law
Albany Project
Daily Kos

PinHawk - Custom Newsletter

PinHawk - Watch a Page

To see archives click on a section title on the right.

  PinHawk - NYC Real Estate


New York Governor

  1. Andrew Cuomo's marquee attractions | CSNY - City & State, (Andrew Cuomo), December 5, 2018
  2. Rep. Faso denies report that he could be next NY state Republican chairman - The Daily Freeman, (Edward Cox), December 4, 2018
  3. Andrew Cuomo Elected as National Governors Association Vice Chair - Dan's Papers, (Andrew Cuomo), December 4, 2018
  4. Governor Cuomo Announces $383 Million for Technology Upgrades in New York City Schools -, (Andrew Cuomo), December 4, 2018
New York Senate

  1. Lack of minority staffers threatens to hobble 2020 Democrats - Politico - Politico, (Kirsten Gillibrand), December 5, 2018
  2. Gillibrand calls on Trump to follow through on law to stop toxins in firefighting foam - News 12 Westchester, (Kirsten Gillibrand), December 5, 2018
  3. Chuck Schumer: Ad for Unpaid Interns Was Posted in 'Error' - Rolling Stone, (Chuck Schumer), December 4, 2018
  4. Sen. Chuck Schumer says Marriott should pay to replace hacked passports - WABC-TV, (Chuck Schumer), December 4, 2018
Westchester County Executive

  1. Tuckahoe, Westchester To Continue Shared Services Agreement -, (George Latimer (D)), December 4, 2018
  2. Law will help ex-convicts get a job - News 12 Westchester, (George Latimer (D)), December 4, 2018
  3. Latimer Family Owes $42000 In Rye School, City, County Property Taxes - Rye Daily Voice, (George Latimer (D)), December 4, 2018
Incumbents in Congress

  1. Engel Statement on the INF Treaty, Congressman Eliot Engel - New York, 16th (D), December 4, 2018
  2. Engel Statement on Rohingya, Congressman Eliot Engel - New York, 16th (D), December 4, 2018
New York Attorney General

  1. Will the next public advocate hail from Brooklyn? - Brooklyn Daily Eagle, (Letitia James), December 4, 2018
New York Comptroller DiNapoli

  1. Lulu of a reform: Junior members of the Assembly must demand a pay raise in exchange for a ban on extra payments ... - New York Daily News, (Tom DiNapoli), December 5, 2018
  2. Comptroller chides colleges over chemical storage safety - Oneonta Daily Star, (Tom DiNapoli), December 4, 2018
  3. Audit: SUNY urged to tighten control on toxic materials - Glens Falls Post-Star, (Tom DiNapoli), December 4, 2018
Incumbents NY State

  1. Cuomo re-election price tag topped $34 million - Albany Times Union, (Jeff Klein (D) - Bronx), December 4, 2018
  2. A.G. Underwood Announces Record COPPA Settlement With Oath – Formerly AOL – For Violating Children's Privacy, Attorney General: New York, December 4, 2018
New York State Senate

  1. Stewart-Cousins Makes History as First Female to Lead Senate Majority - The Hudson Independent, (Andrea Stewart-Cousins (D) - Yonkers), December 4, 2018
  2. MTA Monopole to be Relocated to State Police Barracks - The Hudson Independent, (Andrea Stewart-Cousins (D) - Yonkers), December 4, 2018
  3. Bill would legalize driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants - News 12 Westchester, (Shelley Mayer), December 4, 2018
Assembly Speaker

  1. Show some backbone: The legislative pay panel can help clean up Albany by phasing in raises in exchange for reform - New York Daily News, (Carl Heastie), December 4, 2018
New York City Mayor

  1. Joseph Esposito is just the latest messy firing by Bill de Blasio - City & State, (Bill de Blasio), December 5, 2018
  2. De Blasio donor admits to privately bashing mayor at NYPD corruption trial - New York Post, (Bill de Blasio), December 5, 2018
  3. Mayor De Blasio Talks On Push To Replace Esposito As OEM Head - CBS New York, (Bill de Blasio), December 4, 2018
  4. NYC sees another record low for crime in November - amNY, (Bill de Blasio), December 4, 2018
  5. Emergency management chief to stay until successor is found - Merced Sun-Star, (Bill de Blasio), December 4, 2018
  6. NYC Mayor de Blasio Hails Lyft's Purchase of Citi Bike Operator but Deal Raises Serious Questions of Insider Influence - CleanTechnica, (Bill de Blasio), December 4, 2018
  7. Affordable Homes for Homeless Families: City Advances Plan to Convert Cluster Units to Permanent Housing, New York City Mayor: Press Releases, December 4, 2018
Independent Democratic Conference

  1. NYC Is Cracking Down On Yeshivas — And The Satmar Rebbe Has Declared War - Forward, (Simcha Felder), December 4, 2018
  2. Cuomo re-election price tag topped $34 million - Albany Times Union, (Jeff Klein (D) - Bronx), December 4, 2018
11th Congressional District

  1. GOP has a lot to offer, needs new message (Commentary) -, (Dan Donovan), December 4, 2018
  2. The tattered New York Republican Party can rebuild - amNY, (Dan Donovan), December 4, 2018
17th Congressional District

  1. Nancy Pelosi emphasizes pro-Israel outlook of the leaders she plans to name to the next House - Cleveland Jewish News, (Nita Lowey), December 4, 2018
  2. Congress' special committee to fix the broken budget process has broken down -, (Nita Lowey), December 4, 2018
18th Congressional District

  1. US Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney hospitalized by bacterial infection - The Daily Freeman, (Sean P. Maloney), December 4, 2018

PinHawk Law Firm News and Press


9th Senate (Skelos seat)

  1. New York Democrats Won Big on Election Night, But Many Legislative Wins Were Razor-Thin - Gotham Gazette, (Todd Kaminsky), December 4, 2018

HALO - Marty - banner


Voting Issues

  1. Crunch time nears in Pennsylvania to buy new voting machines - New Pittsburgh Courier, (Voting Machines), December 4, 2018
  2. NYC Board of Elections boss didn't properly report lavish trips funded by voting machine company - New York Daily News, (Voting Machines), December 4, 2018

Advertise with PinHawk


Election Law Blog

  1. “Republican Brad Raffensperger leads in runoff election for Georgia secretary of state”, December 5, 2018
  2. “Who is McCrae Dowless, man who appears to be center of 9th District investigation?”, December 5, 2018
  3. “U.S. Supreme Court orders state of Utah to respond to GOP lawsuit challenging election law”, December 5, 2018
  4. “Do State Legislators have Standing to Appeal a District Court Racial Gerrymandering Ruling?”, December 4, 2018
  5. “What if Trump loses but refuses to leave the White House? We have to start to contemplate the possibility”, December 4, 2018
  6. Smart David Pozen on the Use of 501(c)(4)s to Fund Trump “Resistance” Groups, December 4, 2018
  7. “NC GOP Trying Again To Cement Control Of Local Elections Boards During Election Years”, December 4, 2018
  8. “Democrats could refuse to seat North Carolina Republican, Hoyer says”, December 4, 2018
  9. “Exclusive: Emails of top NRCC officials stolen in major 2018 hack”, December 4, 2018
  10. “Improve Elections, Fully Confirm Election Assistance Commission Before 2020”, December 4, 2018
  11. “Poliquin’s election challenge faces long odds; Wednesday’s hearing is the start of a push to make Maine the national, legal test case for ranked-choice voting in any federal election.”, December 4, 2018
  12. Wisconsin: “Republicans plan vote Tuesday on curbing powers of Gov.-elect Tony Evers, limiting early voting”, December 4, 2018
  13. “Republicans Finally Have a Voter Fraud Scandal. And None of Them Want to Talk About It.”, December 4, 2018


Copyright © 2018 by PinHawk LLC. All rights reserved. This newsletter is edited by Joe Bookman.

PinHawk LLC does not warrant that the information in this email will meet any specific requirements nor that it will be error free or uninterrupted; nor shall PinHawk LLC be liable for any indirect, incidental or consequential damages (including lost data, information or profits) sustained or incurred in connection with the use of, operation of, or inability to use the information contained herein. By reading this email you agree to the Terms and Conditions.

Contact: PinHawk LLC, 445 Hamilton Avenue, Suite 1102, White Plains, NY 10601, tel. 914-358-0034 or

Don't let this important email be caught by a spam filter, ensure delivery to your inbox.

  Comment Tell a friend Subscribe Unsubscribe Advertise