Jackie Salit

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Bloomy Gives $250K to Independence Party

    Last spring, when the cult-like Independence Party bestowed its nomination on Mayor Bloomberg for his third term run, party leader Jackie Salit told reporters with a grin that the billionaire pol had assured them that "ample resources will be brought to bear." She was right. Campaign filings for th ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 8, 2009

    Bloomberg's Loyal Cult: The Independence Party

    Despite mayor's term-limits flip, Independence Party says all is forgiven

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2009

    Mating Game: Bloomy Loves Fred Newman, All Over Again

    One of this town's great political love stories is about to have a re-run. And like Taylor and Burton, and Madonna and Guy, it's bound to be even steamier the second time around .Mike Bloomberg and Independence Party guru Fred Newman are trying to patch things up, the Times reports this morning, and ... More >>

  • News

    September 20, 2005

    Party Lines

    Independence Party chief says guru Newman OK'd Bloomberg endorsement