Jonathan’s Recent Stories
Politics May 14Original ‘Team Trump’ celebrates as candidate moves toward nomination
Donald Trump's original team of political operatives are celebrating the rise of the businessman's candidacy as he moves to become the Republican presidential nominee.
Politics Apr 23Railing against ‘rigged’ system may reinforce Trump appeal to base
Donald Trump keeps hammering away at Republican insiders even as campaign aides are gingerly courting those same officials.
Politics Apr 12Clinton, NYC mayor taking heat over ‘CP time’ joke
NEW YORK — Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio have come under fire over a comedy skit that some people feel was racially insensitive.
Politics Mar 07Bloomberg will not run for president
NEW YORK — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Monday that he will not run for president as an independent, in a move that would have roiled this year's already extraordinarily unpredictable presidential campaign.
Politics Mar 03Bloomberg’s policy crusades could pose obstacles with voters
NEW YORK — For many outside New York City, former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's name is synonymous with a pair of political crusades: launching a national anti-gun campaign and taking on Big Soda.
Politics Jan 23Bloomberg eyeing independent White House bid, sources say
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is taking early steps toward launching an independent campaign for president, seeing a potential path to the White House amid the rise of Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders.
Politics May 10Now in national spotlight, is NYC Mayor de Blasio forgetting his city?
Mayor Bill de Blasio's political vision - and his political travels - have increasingly reached far beyond the borders of New York City.
Politics Jun 25Rangel wins New York primary
NEW YORK — U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel, the face of Harlem politics for generations, held off a strong Democratic primary challenge and moved one step closer to what he says will be his 23rd and final term in the House.