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Despite challenges, campaign strategists flock to big data

But harnessing big data’s power for local elections and other grassroots campaigns has proven difficult.


Republican Strongholds are Outliers in City’s Political Landscape

Only 10 Republicans currently hold city, state or federal elected positions in the five boroughs, and nine of them represent neighborhoods in Staten Island and south Brooklyn.

Special Report: Midterm Elections 2014

Theme-less Midterm elections will be about ‘nothing’

Polls show lower voter engagement and motivation this year than in 2010, the previous midterm elections.


Moscow-born NY State Assemblyman Vies for Fifth Term

Alec Brook-Krasny, who immigrated to the US in 1989 from Moscow, hopes to be elected for his fifth consecutive term and to continue the debates that he values so much.