PinHawk - News for Professionals

Two week free trialTell a friend 
Westchester Political News
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Vol. 18, No. 152
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 - Watch a Page

PinHawk - Custom Newsletter

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

  HALO - Marty - banner


New York Governor

  1. The case of Governor Cuomo and the eagle feather - Spectrum News, (Andrew Cuomo), August 15, 2018
  2. Cynthia Nixon doesn’t have much money left in her campaign - New York Post, (Cynthia Nixon), August 14, 2018
  3. Gov. Andrew Cuomo & Challenger Cynthia Nixon To Square Off In 1-On-1 Debate Airing On CBS2 - WCBS-TV, (Cynthia Nixon), August 14, 2018
  4. Governor Cuomo issues state of emergency for portions of Finger Lakes, Southern Tier and CNY -, (Andrew Cuomo), August 14, 2018
  5. Governor Cuomo Announces $92 Million to modernize Albany International Airport - Hudson Valley 360, (Andrew Cuomo), August 14, 2018
  6. Trump challenges Governor Cuomo: Anyone who runs against Trump suffers - The Jerusalem Post, (Andrew Cuomo), August 14, 2018
  7. Cuomo's re-election bid gets boost from charter schools' big - New York Post, (Andrew Cuomo), August 14, 2018
  8. Andrew Cuomo Finally Agreed to Debate Cynthia Nixon - The Cut, (Andrew Cuomo), August 14, 2018
  9. Letitia James Has Embraced Andrew Cuomo. Is It Worth It? - New York Times, (Andrew Cuomo), August 14, 2018
New York Senate

  1. Donald Trump: 5 barbs he took at New York's top Democrats -, (Kirsten Gillibrand), August 15, 2018
  2. Michael Avenatti on Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer leadership: 'It's time for a change' - Washington Examiner, (Chuck Schumer), August 14, 2018
  3. Trump blasts Cuomo, Gillibrand at upstate NY fundraiser - Auburn Citizen (blog), (Kirsten Gillibrand), August 14, 2018
  4. Edie Falco tackles role of Polly Noonan, Kirsten Gillibrand's grandmother - Page Six, (Kirsten Gillibrand), August 14, 2018
  5. Ithaca dentist to challenge Gillibrand -, (Kirsten Gillibrand), August 14, 2018
Westchester County Executive

  1. Latimer outlines initiatives for Westchester airport, but privatization plans remain uncertain - Westfair Online, (George Latimer (D)), August 14, 2018
  2. New Westchester County Airport Plan Unveiled By Latimer | Rye ... - Rye Daily Voice, (George Latimer (D)), August 14, 2018
New York Attorney General

  1. Net neutrality, Uber cap are focus of AG forum - Politico, (Zephyr Teachout), August 14, 2018
  2. New York attorney general candidates avoid confrontation, blast President Trump during Manhattan debate - The San Diego Union-Tribune, (Zephyr Teachout), August 14, 2018
  3. Letitia James' ties to Cuomo help, and hinder, her bid for attorney general -, (Eric Schneiderman), August 14, 2018
Incumbents NY State

  1. Here Are the Special Interests Illegally Funding Formerly GOP-Aligned Dems in NY - Sludge, (Jeff Klein (D) - Bronx), August 14, 2018
  2. A.G. Underwood Announces Guilty Plea Of Patient Recruiter Who Bribed Medicaid Recipients To Undergo Unnecessary Medical Tests, Attorney General: New York, August 14, 2018
  3. A.G. Underwood Leads Coalition Of 12 AGs Opposing Trump EPA's Proposed Repeal Of Vital Clean Water Protections, Attorney General: New York, August 14, 2018
  4. Attorney General Underwood And Governor Cuomo Announce Suit Against Purdue Pharma For Widespread Fraud And Deception In Marketing Of Opioid Products, Attorney General: New York, August 14, 2018
  5. A.G. Underwood – Leading A Coalition Of 13 AGs & State Agencies – Tells Trump EPA To Drop Proposed Overhaul Of How Agency Values Environmental And Public Health Protections, Attorney General: New York, August 14, 2018
New York State Senate

  1. One-fourth of separated immigrant children 'in limbo' at local facilities: Catholic Charities - The Journal News |, (Andrea Stewart-Cousins (D) - Yonkers), August 14, 2018
Assembly Speaker

  1. Capitol Connection: Without anti-corruption laws, another Sheldon Silver is bound to happen - Oneida Dispatch, (Sheldon Silver), August 14, 2018
New York City Mayor

  1. De Blasio's new PAC starts taking donations in New York - New York Post, (Bill de Blasio), August 15, 2018
  2. Judge: Bill de Blasio must face NYCHA lead poisoning lawsuit - New York Post, (Bill de Blasio), August 15, 2018
  3. Small donors would have huge say under de Blasio commission proposal - New York Post, (Bill de Blasio), August 15, 2018
  4. NY Post Editor to CNN: Why Didn't You Challenge De Blasio on His Media Comments? - Townhall, (Bill de Blasio), August 15, 2018
  5. Mayor Bill de Blasio signs cap on ride-share vehicles into law - WABC-TV, (Bill de Blasio), August 14, 2018
  6. Mayor de Blasio Signs For-Hire Vehicles Legislation, New York City Mayor: Press Releases, August 14, 2018
  7. De Blasio Credited With Reducing Barriers to Nutrition Assistance - City Limits, (Bill de Blasio), August 14, 2018
  8. De Blasio wants 'consequences' for livery driver who blocked bike lane in deadly Central Park West crash - New York Daily News, (Bill de Blasio), August 14, 2018
Independent Democratic Conference

  1. Blake Morris in Search of Progressive Brooklyn Voters, One Door Knock at a Time - WNYC, (Simcha Felder), August 14, 2018
  2. Deactivated school zone cameras catch 132000 speeders since July 25 - Curbed NY, (Simcha Felder), August 14, 2018
  3. Here Are the Special Interests Illegally Funding Formerly GOP-Aligned Dems in NY - Sludge, (Jeff Klein (D) - Bronx), August 14, 2018
  4. Senator And Ex-IDC Member Tony Avella: Avoid The 'Fake News' & 'National Hype' About The IDC - Gothamist, (Tony Avella), August 14, 2018
11th Congressional District

  1. Take a hard look at Rose's Dem party (letter to the editor) -, (Max Rose), August 14, 2018
  2. Congressional Candidate Takes Time Off for Military Training - Brooklyn Reporter, (Max Rose), August 14, 2018
18th Congressional District

  1. AG candidates bash NYC bill capping ride-hailing licenses - News & Observer, (Sean P. Maloney), August 15, 2018
  2. lgbt members sean patrick maloney - French Tribune, (Sean P. Maloney), August 15, 2018
  3. Richard Gere for Congress? His publicist responds - The Journal News |, (Sean P. Maloney), August 14, 2018
  4. Letitia James Has Embraced Andrew Cuomo. Is It Worth It? - New York Times, (Sean P. Maloney), August 14, 2018

Advertise with PinHawk


Voting Issues

  1. Hennepin County Sheriff's office: no Election Day 'warrant sweep' in Little Earth - City Pages, (Voter Intimidation), August 14, 2018
  2. Top Op Digest: Voter intimidation, defamation claims survive dismissal - Virginia Lawyers Weekly, (Voter Intimidation), August 14, 2018
  3. Inside The Trump Voter Fraud Commission's Weird, Wild Attempt To ... - HuffPost, (Voter Intimidation), August 14, 2018

PinHawk - NYC Real Estate


Democracy for America

  1. 'More Questions Than Answers' as Ellison Follows Denial of Abuse Accusations With Silence - Common Dreams, (Democracy for America), August 14, 2018

PinHawk Law Firm News and Press


Election Law Blog

  1. Attempt to Keep Navajo-Preferred Candidate Off Ballot in San Juan County, Utah May Have Been via Election Official’s Fraud, August 15, 2018
  2. “Kansas Is Living in the Mess Kris Kobach Made”, August 14, 2018
  3. “The Daily 202: By overturning ballot initiatives, more lawmakers are rejecting the will of their voters”, August 14, 2018
  4. Third Circuit Tentatively Sets Oral Argument in DNC v. RNC Voter Intimidation Consent Decree Case for October 2, August 14, 2018
  5. Lots of Drama in West Virginia Over State Supreme Court Justices; Was Impeachment Timing Way for Republicans to Avoid Holding Election For Judicial Replacements?, August 14, 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