Meanwhile, losing candidates in other races claimed there were a host of problems on Primary Day.
The state senator and co-majority leader easily beat a challenge from Oliver Koppell. With one tight race still to be decided, sitting lawmakers batted five for six on primary night.
University Heights, Morrisania, Highbridge, Kingsbridge Heights and Mott Haven are among the 10 city neighborhoods with the highest rate of housing maintenance problems, a new report finds.
Even as his re-election quest took on an air of inevitability, Sen. Jeff Klein spent $700,000 during the month of August on his race against Oliver Koppell, who has raised questions about the help one nonprofit is giving the senator.