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MAYDAY!

Desperate times call for desperate measures. And after a recent poll showed Jeanne Shaheen dropping 10 points in just six weeks, no one is more desperate right now than the out-of-state special ...
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THEY NEED A MIRACLE

Lucas -- We need a last-minute miracle: We’re not just getting outspent by the Republicans… we’re getting PUMMELED by Obama-bashing attack ads. The fundraising deadline is tonight ...
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HE'S PLEADING

We’re running out of people to email you, Lucas. In the past week, you should have received an email from: -- Nancy Pelosi -- Howard Dean -- and Debbie Wasserman Schultz That’s how ...
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STEP UP, LUCAS!

From: Jeff Lewis, RecchiaforCongress.com Sent: ‎Sunday‎, ‎August‎ ‎31‎, ‎2014 ‎4‎:‎46‎ ‎PM To: Lucas A Ferrara Take a look below. Making our September ...
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WHAT'S UP WITH ALL THESE (PHONY) IPHONE MESSAGES?

Lucas - I’m sorry for emailing this weekend, but Russell tells me that he expects Mark Greenberg will rush to increase his ad buy now that our first ad is up. This makes our midnight budget ...
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(NOT) FROM HIS IPHONE (EITHER)

From: paul@paultonko.com Sent: ‎Sunday‎, ‎August‎ ‎31‎, ‎2014 ‎4‎:‎17‎ ‎PM To: Lucas A Ferrara I really hope she did, but I don't want to risk it. ...
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(NOT) FROM HIS IPHONE

Lucas – I wanted to make sure I caught you before tonight’s budget deadline. My team is working overtime to ensure we hit our goal. It’s almost the fall, which means election season ...
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"SORRY ABOUT BORIS"

Lucas, sorry about Boris. He can be a little over-the-top sometimes… but he’s my Campaign Manager, so it’s his job to be stressed. I can’t really blame him. Every piece of ...
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LABORING OVER MINIMUM WAGE

Weekly Address: This Labor Day, Let’s Talk About the Minimum Wage In this week’s address, the President wished Americans a happy Labor Day weekend, highlighted the important economic ...
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HE NEEDS $200K, FAST

Dear Lucas, Tomorrow is Labor Day, which means you only have one more day to grab a bag of mini donuts and drink as much milk as you can handle for a buck. The Minnesota State Fair closes up shop ...
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OLLIE GETS THE TIMES

Got this message from Oliver Koppell (pictured left): It is with great pride and much gratitude that I have received the enthusiastic endorsement of The New York Times Editorial Board for my campaign ...
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SHE WANTS 40 A DAY

Lucas-- It's been a busy month for our campaign and I can't wait to hit the ground running after Labor Day. Throughout August, I've been all over the district talking with voters about the ...
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HOW SERENDIPITOUS!

Golden Opulence Sundaes: $1000 I went simple (and comparatively cheap) with the Frozen Chocolate: $11.00 You'd think for that kind of money you'd get fresh whipped cream. Nah. This stuff came ...
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SIPPING...

On a recent Asiana Airlines flight from Seoul to JFK.
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LINING UP FOR THE WORLD'S BEST

Only the best for Buzz Lightyear, Mario, Elmo and Cookie Monster @ Times Square
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NOT DIGGING DIG

Last weekend, stopped by DIG @ 777 East Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach, Florida.... Sampled the chicken meatball flatbread: $13 (The menu didn't forewarn that this dish was going to require a ...
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SCARY PRINCESS

@ Dylan's Candy Bar (South Beach)
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WATCH THE MANATEES!

Cuidado con los manaties! (Miami, Florida)
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DISPOSING OF YOUR ART?

Practical Planning for Art Collectors & Their Advisors Ramsay H. Slugg, Managing Director and Wealth Strategist, U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management Do you have questions ...
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DON'T MESS WITH AMORALITY

Bad and games From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. A study indicates that playing the bad guy in a violent video game raises the risk of a ...
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THE GRAND DECEPTION: QUEENS VILLAGE REPUBLICANS

NEXT GENERAL CLUB MEETING: THURSDAY SEPT. 4, 2014 AT 7:00 PM Knights of Columbus – St. Anne’s Council 263-15 Union Turnpike, Glen Oaks, NY 11004... The award winning film, "The Grand ...
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CANTON FAIR, ANYONE?

Networking Breakfast followed by a Special Presentation Canton Fair...... Presented by..Economic Office of the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in New York Thursday, September ...
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PEOPLE'S CLIMATE MARCH

PEOPLE'S CLIMATE MARCH NYC. 9/21/2014 This is an invitation to change everything. In September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a UN summit on the climate crisis. UN Secretary­ ...
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OBAMA DIDN'T ENDORSE THIS

FTC Asks Court To Shut Down Phony Debt Relief and Credit Repair Scheme Defendants Claimed Government Affiliation and Presidential Endorsements The Federal Trade Commission asked a federal court to ...
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TEXAS IS A REAL MODEL

In Case You Missed It: Editorial Hails Texas as “Real Model For Economic Opportunity” Investors.com this week praised Texas as a real model for economic opportunity, saying "few ...
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STARTING TO SHOW STUPIDITY?

EEOC Sues Arthur’s Restaurant & Bar for Pregnancy Discrimination Addison Eatery Forced Waitress Out Because She Was 'Beginning to Show,' Federal Agency Charges Arthur's ...
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PUSHING FOR COMMERCIAL RENT CONTROL

What You Should Know By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz 32nd Senatorial District 718-991-3161 It’s Time to Pass the Small Business Jobs Survival Act You should know that the Small Business ...
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DEMOCRATS AREN'T THINKING?

Republicans' "Thought" to 2014 Election Exceeds Democrats' GOP advantage more similar to those in 2002 and 2010 than in 2006 by Jeffrey M. Jones PRINCETON, NJ -- One in three ...
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NO MORE FINGER-PRICKING

Good news for diabetics who are sick of the finger prick IMAGE: Diabetes affects nearly 10 percent of the US population. Fortunately, research published in ACS Chemical Biology reports the development ...
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HOT FLASHES ARE EXPENSIVE

The high cost of hot flashes: Millions in lost wages preventable IMAGE: Millions of women suffering in silence with hot flashes, according to a study by a Yale researcher. Click here for more ...
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MONDAY IS DOLLAR DAY!

Governor Cuomo Reminds New Yorkers to Enjoy “Dollar Day” on Monday Special Day Features $1 Admission, Midway Rides, Food and Vending Specials On Friday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo reminded ...
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SEPARATES FROM ITS SHAFT

UPDATED: CloverSnare™ 4-Loop Vascular Retrieval Snare Recall On July 10, 2014, Cook Medical initiated a recall of 696 of its CloverSnare™ 4-Loop Vascular Retrieval Snare devices. The ...
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SHE'S GOT QUESTIONABLE SEALS

Voluntary Recall Notice of Margaret Holmes 14.5 oz Turnip Greens and 14.5 oz Mixed Greens Due to Questionable Seals McCall Farms Incorporated is initiating a voluntary recall on 14.5 oz Margaret ...
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BE A BREAKFAST BUILDER

Dear Lucas, Earlier this summer I met Mrs. White, a teacher at what was, until very recently, one of the lowest performing high schools in Maryland. She shared a story about a boy who had recently ...
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50,000 GOING TO PRE-K

City Tops 50,000 Children Registered for Pre-K In first year of expansion to Pre-K for All, 30,000 more children and their families given opportunity for free, full-day, high-quality pre-K The ...
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NO FUNDING BAD HOUSING PROJECTS

DiNapoli: Delays, Questionable Choices Impact State-Funded Affordable Housing Projects New York State’s Low Income Housing Trust Fund program is meant to help alleviate New York’s ...
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STOP THE RADICALIZATION OF AMERICA

I've always been honest and direct in my communications with you – I don't hold back. For that, I've been both praised and criticized. But you will always know where I stand and what ...
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THEY'RE SPRITZING STATEN ISLAND!

Health Department to Spray Pesticide to Reduce the Number of Mosquitoes and the Risk of West Nile Virus in Selected Parts of Staten Island To reduce mosquito activity and the risk of West Nile virus, ...
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COMMON CORE VIOLATES THE CONSITUTION

GOVERNOR JINDAL SUES FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OVER COMMON CORE Earlier this week, Governor Bobby Jindal filed suit in federal court arguing President Obama’s U.S. Department of Education has violated ...
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FIGHTING TO BRING DOWN ED COSTS

Dear Lucas, Sharpen your pencils and choose your lunchbox carefully: It's back-to-school time here in Minnesota! The first day of school is always exciting for students (maybe even a little ...
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BUFFALO'S GOT BLUE BRIDGE

Governor Cuomo Announces Opening of New Offices on Buffalo’s East Side Company will bring 71 jobs to the growing business district Yesterday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that Blue Bridge ...
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SNAKE IN THE GRASS

Newman Ferrara LLP Announces Investigation of Cobra Electronics Corporation Newman Ferrara LLP is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Cobra Electronics Corporation ...
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LEGO HEAVY WEAPONS?

Photo credit: Gines Pasamonte
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WHAT A MUTT!

MONSTER JAM! @ BB&T
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WHERE'S HE GOING?

Donning a life jacket?
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