TITLE

STATE BY STATE: NEW YORK

AUTHOR(S)
A. B.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Hill;10/4/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 116, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the attack made by a local Republican committee against Representative Vito Fosella in New York. The group is said to be aggressing Vito with robo-calls. It notes that John Friscia, a Grand Old Party (GOP) member, organized the calls aimed at Brooklyn City Councilman Domenic Recchia regarding his silence about Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's recent visit to Columbia University.
ACCESSION #
26996368

 

Related Articles

  • Parliament Vetoes Ministers.  // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Oct2005, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p10 

    The article presents information on the parliamentary rejection of four of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's 21 cabinet nominations in Iran. In a rare use of its veto, the conservative-dominated parliament has rejected four cabinet nominations of new president Ahmadinejad. Ahmadinejad now has...

  • Oil sector chaos as Majlis rejects Tasalloti.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;11/25/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 47, p13 

    The article reports on the rejection of the nomination of Mohsen Tasalloti to the Oil Ministry of Iran by the Iranian parliament in November 2005. The unprecedented third successive rejection of a cabinet appointment has left Iran's political world in turmoil, with parliament deputies saying it...

  • Tough times in Tehran. McDowall, Angus // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/26/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 34, p27 

    Focuses on the appointment of cabinet ministers by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in Iran in 2005. Factors that influenced his choices; Criticisms over the selections of the president; Background on several cabinets ministers appointed by Ahmadinejad, including oil minister Ali Saeedlou.

  • Chapter 1: Political Outlook.  // Iran Business Forecast Report;2006 1st Quarter, p5 

    This article presents information on political outlook in Iran. Hardliner conservative Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has succeeded reformist Mohammad Khatami as the president of Iran, completing the recapture by conservative forces of all the key positions of power, including the Guardian Council, the...

  • IRAN: RISK SUMMARY.  // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Oct2005, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p10 

    The article focuses on the developments related to politics, economy and business environment in Iran. In August 2005, parliament vetoed President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's cabinet nominations for the oil, welfare, co-operatives and education ministries. The failure to gain confirmation of all his...

  • MILESTONES.  // Time International (South Pacific Edition);8/15/2005, Issue 32, p22 

    The article offers news briefs from around the world. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, former mayor of Tehran, is taking over as the President of Iran. Former State Department official John Bolton is the official nominee for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. British Labour Party politician Robin Cook...

  • IRAN: RISK SUMMARY.  // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Mar2006, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p10 

    The article reports economic developments in Iran. President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's four nominee, Kazem Vaziri-Hamaneh for the key cabinet post of oil minister has been approved by the Parliament. The president plans to increased government expenditure by 27 percent in 2006-2007. Security Council...

  • Knives out over Oil Ministry appointment.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;11/4/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 44, p11 

    Focuses on the opposition of members of the political pressure group Majlis to the appointment of Sadeq Mahsouli to the Oil Ministry by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on November 2, 2005. Career background of the appointee; Other candidates nominated for the post; Significance of the post.

  • Campaign operatives not waiting on Fossella. Allen, Jared // Hill;5/13/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 55, p6 

    The article reports on the decision of the Republicans and Democrats to not wait for Representative Vito Fosella to decide on his future plans in Washington.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics