Dan Cantor

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2011

    Right-Wing Sites Succumb To Silly Occupy Wall Street Conspiracies

    A wave of reports "exposing" the secret liberal money behind the Wall Street occupation has been cresting over the right-wing blogosphere, which has been at a loss to explain how a movement of dumb dirty hippies has managed to build up attention and support rather than explode or fade away. The answ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2010

    Working Families Party Staten Island Lawsuit Settled: Sources

    ​So much for the sensational scandal we were promised by former Giuliani deputy Randy Mastro in his blockbuster lawsuit against the campaign of rookie Staten Island councilwoman Debi Rose (pictured) and her Working Families Party allies. A settlement will be announced in court tomorrow, source ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2009

    De Blasio, Others Subpoenaed on WFP; "ACORNing" Suspected

    Remember when Randy Mastro and some Staten Island voters sued because they said Data and Field Services had willfully undercharged Working Families Party candidate Debi Rose, and thereby injured the voters' rights? WFP's now getting more heat of a similar nature. Federal prosecutors have subpoenaed ... More >>

  • Columns

    July 8, 2009

    Mayor Bloomberg Goes Party Shopping

    Bloomie and Working Families agree only that he's likely to win—which may be enough

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2009

    Poll: Cuomo right at Paterson's heels

    Governor Paterson tried to show he's listening today by cancelling one bad idea -- the tax-payer-financed junket he'd planned to the glitzy World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.  But the poor guy can't catch a break:  A new poll has his would-be rival, Attorney General Andrew Cuomo, just ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2007

    Protesters Pop In On the Carlyle Group

    About two dozen protesters from ACORN/The Working Families party busted in on a private equity analyst conference at the Waldorf-Astoria this afternoon where Carlyle Group cofounder David Rubenstein was scheduled to speak. The demonstration was part of their campaign to raise awareness about the li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2005

    Campaign 2005's About the Polls, Not the Poor

    "We all know what's going to happen in the mayoral election," said a Democratic operative to me this morning, and that's bad news for Freddy, Virginia, Giff, and Anthony. If you're a candidate, worse than any gaffe or flip-flop or poorly pitched policy is the moment when your own party loyalists beg ... More >>

  • News

    October 5, 2004

    Bleeding Hearts

    How Guy's guys (and gals) plead his case

  • News

    October 29, 2002

    Which Third Way?

    Greens and the Working Families Party Try to Make Progressive Votes Count

  • News

    September 10, 2002

    Dead Man Running

    Ray Harding's Strategy for Liberal Party Survival

  • Specials

    February 5, 2002
  • News

    November 20, 2001

    To Play the King

    Brooklyn's Chance to Anoint the Next Council Speaker Is Slipping Through the Fault Lines

  • News

    October 31, 2000

    Nader, Schmader!

    A Third-Party Alternative? Try the Working Families Party.