The names of three Democratic candidates will appear on the ballot for the Aug. 14 State Senate primary; Ernie Newton, (State Rep.) Andres Ayala andRead more
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Newton’s Redemption–Gomes’ Steady Eddie–Ayala’s Fresh Face–What Say You?
OIB, based on input from readers, has submitted five questions each to the State Senate campaigns of incumbent Ed Gomes, party-endorsed Ernie Newton and StateRead more
Online Publication Claims ‘Race Plays Major Role’ In Newton, Gomes, Ayala Primary–Newton: Call Me Ernesto
A new online news website www.ctlatinonews.com hasn’t wasted any time featuring the most-watched legislative race in the state: the Aug. 14 Democratic State Senate primaryRead more
AB Exercises In Newton, Ayala, Gomes State Senate Primary
Absentee ballots are not yet available for the Aug. 14 Democratic primary but why wait until the last minute? That, at least, is the attitude amongRead more
Why Andres Ayala Is A Threat To Win The State Senate Primary
It’s been a long time since a Democratic primary to decide a State Senate seat in the city featured three candidates all with an equalRead more
The Shock Factor Of Newton’s Endorsement–Wide-open Primary
The State Senate primary promises political pyrotechnics. Is there a shock factor to the Ernie Newton endorsement? Mark your calendar for Aug. 14. It’s gonnaRead more
Did Lydia Lose Her Claws Against Santa? Is Andres Ayala’s Head In The Sand?
City Councilwoman Lydia Martinez lost more than just control of her district on Tuesday, if a recount scheduled for Monday upholds the 5-4 town committeeRead more
East Side Insurgents Claim District Victory–Recount Required
The battle for control of Democratic Town Committee seats on the East Side’s 137th District turned out to be just that with a challenge slate led by formerRead more