Albert Baldeo

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    Election Weirdness: Sean Bell's Widow vs. The Armed Jail Imam

    An intriguing City Council race is heating up in the far reaches of Southeast Queens, where special election will be held on November 2. The six-way race to fill a seat left vacant by late City Councilman Thomas White Jr. pits Sean Bell's widow Nicole Paultre Bell against a popular Rikers Island ja ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Queens Special Election Announced, Rescinded, Destined for Court

    On Friday Governor Paterson issued and then rescinded an order for a special election to fill the Queens assembly seat of Anthony Seminerio, who resigned in disgrace earlier this year. The Governor's office says the order was sent in error, and that Paterson never really endorsed the idea of having ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2008

    Addabbo Gets a Boost, Still Lags in Funds

    Queens election-watcher David M. Quintana reports that Joseph Addabbo got the endorsement of the DC 37 Retirees (membership > 50,000) for the 15th District State Senate seat. He doesn't need it for the primary -- his only opponent for the nomination, Albert Baldeo, who almost won this seat in 2006, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2006

    State Senate Squeaker Surprise

    As the election returns were coming in Tuesday night, some folks at the Sheraton were already talking about 2008—not whether Hillary will win New Hampshire, but whether New York Democrats will finally achieve their goal of winning control over the State Senate. Because it clearly wasn't happeni ... More >>

  • News

    November 7, 2006

    Serph's Up

    Friendly Democrats forget muscle, fumble state senate again