Michael Walrond

Tue, Apr 22, 2014, 1:16am

Supporters of Yolanda Garcia, the Bronx community activist who joined the race for the 13th congressional seat earlier this month, gathered in front of State Sen. Adriano Espaillat’s office on Monday morning to protest harassment and intimidation tactics they allege the senator’s supporters are using.

Mon, Apr 14, 2014, 12:44am

The debate, moderated by CBS news anchor Maurice DuBois, was the first in a rapidly heating race for the 13th Congressional District seat.

Sun, Apr 13, 2014, 5:41pm

Rep. Charlie Rangel's main contenders, State Sen. Adriano Espaillat and the Rev. Michael Walrond, pose a serious threat to his winning a 23rd Congressional term, particularly because of Walrond's get-out-the-vote efforts.

Tue, Mar 4, 2014, 1:45am

Charles Rangel’s re-election bid for his Congressional seat in the 13th District is gaining traction, thanks to key endorsements from several influential political

Fri, Feb 21, 2014, 3:48am

Out of 32 votes for the 13th Congressional district, 28 members voted to endorse Rangel, two voted for uptown State Sen. Adriano Espaillat, and none voted for newcomer Michael Walrond.

Thu, Jan 30, 2014, 1:33am

Nearly 300 people crowded into MIST Harlem on Wednesday night to hear Rev. Michael Walrond, a newcomer to the Harlem political scene, officially announce his candidacy for New York’s 13th congressional district.

Fri, Dec 20, 2013, 12:12am

Veteran Harlem congressman Charles Rangel announced Thursday afternoon he would seek a 23rd term in office, after months of speculation that he would retire next year.

Thu, Dec 5, 2013, 6:03pm

Adriano Espaillat, the State Senator who came close to defeating Rep. Charles Rangel in 2012, is planning to challenge him for Congress again next year, two uptown political insiders have confirmed to Spectator.

Thu, Nov 29, 2012, 3:41am

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, Comptroller John Liu, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, and former comptroller Bill Thompson took the stage in front of more than 1,000 people.

Mon, Oct 8, 2012, 2:02am

The new Dream Center in Harlem aims to empower kids and provide them with resources to improve their communities.