Democrat Alicia Hyndman defeated the Republican candidate, Scherie Murray, Tuesday night in a landslide victory in the off-year general election for the state Assembly seat formerly held by William Scarborough. On an unseasonably warm November day, the votes came in low and slow, according to the unofficial city Board of Elections results. With 87.1 percent[…]
Democrat Alicia Hyndman cruised to victory Tuesday night in the special election for the 29th State Assembly District. “It hasn’t been an easy course, but this community is worth it,” Hyndman said at her election night headquarters, joined by most of the region’s political leaders.
On Tuesday, voters in Southeast Queens will go to the polls to vote for a new member of the state Assembly. In a rare instance, there are two competing candidates running for the seat. Democrat Alicia Hyndman and Republican Scherie Murray. In a community where very often politicians run with nominal or no opposition, it[…]