Mayor Eric Adams has traveled across the country to court donors, receiving contributions from casino and sports betting executives.
The mayor has kicked off a cross-country fund-raising blitz for re-election, taking his tour to Chicago and Beverly Hills, even as he confronts major challenges in New York City.
Crime was on voters’ minds in California, and for Republican incumbents in the House, a vote for a bipartisan Jan. 6 inquiry loomed large.
In California, two House Republicans face tough primaries, and Los Angeles voters could elevate a conservative billionaire to lead the city. In South Dakota, a congressman faces a right-wing challenge.
Rick Caruso, a billionaire front-runner in Tuesday’s primary election for Los Angeles mayor, has built his campaign on a law-and-order message.
In the L.A. race for mayor, Rick Caruso’s aggressive promises would be hard to keep.
To many New Yorkers, he was their brash and blustery mayor. But friends are now describing the private strain endured by a public man laboring to conceal his sexual orientation.
Grand shows of largess may be back in style.
Charles Burkett was the mayor of Surfside when the 13-story Champlain Towers South complex fell in June, killing 98 people. He lost his re-election bid by 33 votes on Tuesday.
If progressives can’t win here, it will not bode well for their national efforts.
After playing pro hockey in the 1940s, Hazel McCallion entered politics at a time when few women held high office, leading a major Canadian city through epic growth. Her endorsements still matter.
The candidate, Craig Greenberg, was unharmed, but the attack left a bullet hole in his sweater. A man was charged with attempted murder, the police said.
The longtime civic leader fits the profile of successful power brokers in the city’s past. Will that kind of résumé succeed in the present?
Steve Bannon is thinking globally and acting locally. He’s not wrong.
Dorothy Mae Adams-Streeter posed for a portrait at her 75th birthday party. Her image, floating in a brandy snifter, has a powerful resonance.
A memo by New York City’s new police leader sharply questioned Manhattan’s new district attorney over his strategy for prosecuting crime.
Eric Adams, the city’s second Black mayor, faces difficult decisions over how to lead New York City through the next wave of the pandemic.
Eric Adams winning coalition shows how the city’s power structure has changed.
In an early political setback for Eric Adams, Adrienne Adams emerged from a hard-fought race with the votes she needed to be council speaker.
The city’s unease could prove pivotal next year, when Los Angeles will elect a new mayor in a contest that civic leaders say will have the highest stakes in decades.
One of them was sponsored by a contentious public relations executive, Ronn Torossian.
Mr. Dickens and Felicia Moore had advanced to the runoff election by beating former Mayor Kasim Reed.
Our beliefs just might not be as popular as we like to think they are.
What’s badly needed is a return to the moderate policies that fueled the blue-wave victories in 2018 and won Joe Biden the presidency in 2020.
Two candidates, Felicia Moore and Andre Dickens, will compete in a runoff on Nov. 30.
Really, it could have been worse.
As a Boston mayoral candidate, she had plenty of opportunity to pivot away from her more liberal ideas. She didn’t, and it paid off.
“It seems unlikely that we will end up with enough votes to inaugurate a Walton administration in January,” the democratic socialist wrote on Twitter.
The next mayor of New York City, who celebrated at a downtown club, says he will focus on public safety and the crisis at Rikers Island.
The mayoral race was shaped by Mr. Floyd death at the hands of a police officer and the debate about whether to replace the city’s Police Department.
New York City’s new mayor, Eric Adams, pays a lot of attention to what he wears. You should, too.
Her election represents a seismic shift to the political landscape of the city.
Mr. Adams, a Democrat and former police captain, will be the second Black mayor in the city’s history.
The Virginia governor’s race will be closely studied for clues about the midterms, and new mayors will be chosen in New York, Boston, Buffalo, Atlanta and more.
New York City will elect three citywide positions, while both the governor’s race in New Jersey and the mayor’s race in Buffalo could have national implications.
A victory in the Buffalo mayor’s race on Tuesday by Ms. Walton, who won the Democratic primary, would make history on several fronts. The incumbent mayor, Mr. Brown, has mounted a write-in campaign against her.
A series of Election Day contests may serve as a barometer of how far left Democratic voters in New York State want their party to go.
It is broken beyond repair.
Dysfunctional and collapsing rural towns may test voters’ loyalty to the ruling African National Congress party in nationwide municipal elections on Monday.
Mr. Adams has The Times’s endorsement.
Breaking down the five proposals New York voters will see on their ballots, all involving potential amendments to the state constitution.
The founder of the Guardian Angels has sought the spotlight for decades. With his long-shot bid to become the city’s next mayor, he has found it again.
With the New York City election just days away, we cut through the personal attacks to show where the main candidates, Eric Adams and Curtis Sliwa, stand on the issues.
Black women achieved a historic milestone as mayors of eight major American cities this year. Political analysts say the record number points to “the age of Black women in politics.”
A family crisis diverted Ms. Wu from the stable path her parents planned for her. Now she hopes to become mayor.
The vegan? The cat lover? A Mets manager?
In the final contest before Election Day, Eric Adams and Curtis Sliwa traded insults and sketched out starkly different visions for the city.
The final debate in the New York City mayor’s race quickly turned rancorous, with Eric Adams and Curtis Sliwa trading personal and political barbs.
Bill Ritter, a WABC-TV anchor who has moderated mayoral debates for almost two decades, will lead a panel of three journalists in Tuesday’s debate.
Eric Adams, the Democratic mayoral nominee, largely ignored attack lines from Curtis Sliwa, his Republican rival, in last week’s debate. They meet again tonight.