Former Governor Mario Cuomo Endorses Council President Chuck Lesnick for Re-election

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Yonkers, NY — At a reception held yesterday morning former Governor Mario M. Cuomo endorsed Yonkers City Council President Chuck Lesnick for re-election. Hailing Lesnick as, “the first President to have come out of my administration…so far,” Cuomo praised Lesnick as "an independent watchdog for Yonkers’ taxpayers who has opened up the City Council review process to unprecedented transparency."   …

eHeziFormer Governor Mario Cuomo Endorses Council President Chuck Lesnick for Re-election

What We Need in the Office of Yonkers City Council President By Dennis Robertson

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It has become quite obvious that Yonkers needs an honest, decisive, experienced leader in the office of City Council President. Clearly we do not presently have such a person and after much discussion with Democratic party leaders it is apparent that they recognize this fact and are looking for a candidate that embodies those qualities. The person who exemplifies those …

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Lessons Unlearned in the Past May Dismember Yonkers’ Future By Hezi Aris

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The blood sport that defines Yonkers politics is guaranteed not to disappoint. All within and without our border who know of the City of Hills, will chuckle with derision or thrust their hands as if expecting a helping hand from above. Until that day comes to be, let us examine the protagonists that profess to have a handle on acceding …

eHeziLessons Unlearned in the Past May Dismember Yonkers’ Future By Hezi Aris

County Likely to Exact Chargebacks for Election-Related Expenses By eHezi

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YONKERS, NY – The Yonkers City Council weeks ago passed a resolution that would transfer funds residing within the Yonkers City Clerk’s budget that was set initially allocated for the meeting the costs of election related expenses. Fearing a future chargeback for election-related expenses Councilmember  John Murtagh, and Councilmember Dee Barbato admonished the City Council against approval of the transfer.

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