Articles Tagged 'Bob Turner'
GOP Turner wins Weiner seat in upset
By SALLY GOLDENBERG, REUVEN FENTON and CARL CAMPANILE, The NY Post
Take that, Mr. President!
Republican Bob Turner scored a stunning upset victory yesterday…
Poll: Republicans On Verge Of Shocking NYC Upset
By Steven Shepard and Jessica Taylor, National Journal
Republican Bob Turner holds a six-point lead in next week’s special election to replace disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., according to a new Siena College poll released early Friday that shows voters in the overwhelmingly Democratic district are poised to deliver a stinging rebuke to President Obama and his party.
Race for Weinerâ€™s seat close but margin is up for debate
By Sean Lengell-The Washington Times
The race for the U.S. House seat vacated by disgraced New York Rep. Anthony D. Weiner – once thought to be a lock for Democrats – continues to be closer than expected. Just how close depends on whoâ€™s counting.
Results of a survey released Friday by the Democratic polling firm Global Strategy Group showed Democrat…
Dem Accused of Sending “Spies” into Rival HQ
By Melissa Russo, NBC New York
Democratic congressional candidate David Weprin isn’t denying accusations that his campaign volunteers tried to spy on his rival’s headquarters to send back intel.
In an interview with NBC New York, Weprin tried to change the subject, saying the story is a “distraction” and that he can’t be responsible for all the actions of…
GOP Poll: N.Y. Special to Replace Weiner Tied
ByÂ Joshua Miller, Roll Call
A new Republican-commissioned poll showed the race to replace ex-Rep.Â Anthony Weiner (D) in New Yorkâ€™s 9th district to be a dead heat.
A McLaughlin & Associates poll of 300 likely voters found 42 percent would vote for state Assemblyman David Weprin (D) while 42 percent said they would vote for retired businessman Bob…
Weprin Drops Out of Debate in N.Y. Special
By Joshua Miller, Roll Call
NEW YORK â€” State Assemblyman David Weprin (D) dropped out of a scheduled debate with Republican Bob Turner on Monday, just over two weeks before a special election in New Yorkâ€™s 9th district that will send one of the men to Congress.
Weprin was tripped up in a recent interview with the New York…
G.O.P. Nominee in 2010 Race to Try Again for Weiner Seat
ByÂ DAVID W. CHEN, The New York Times
Republican Party leaders in Queens and Brooklyn on Friday chose Bob Turner, a retired cable television executive, as their nominee in a Sept. 13 special election to fill the seat of former RepresentativeAnthony D. Weiner.
Mr. Turner, 70,Â lost to Mr. Weiner in the 2010 general election, but he did much…