Eric Adams and Darlene Mealy Endorse Candidate for Boyland’s Seat

A poster for Ineisha Williford's kickoff this weekend, featuring Borough President Eric Adams and Councilwoman Darlene Mealy.
A poster for Ineisha Williford’s kickoff this weekend.

In the race to replace disgraced ex-Assemblyman William Boyland Jr., one candidate is already scooping up key establishment support.

Ineisha Williford, a staffer to Brooklyn Councilwoman Darlene Mealy, secured the backing of Borough President Eric Adams and Ms. Mealy at a Saturday fund-raising event, according to source at the event.

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Challengers Emerge for Indicted Assemblyman William Boyland

William Boyland (Photo: Facebook)
William Boyland (Photo: Facebook)

Brooklyn Assemblyman William Boyland, thrice indicted, may be fending off at least two challengers if he seeks re-election this year. 

One candidate, Lori Boozer, a community activist, told Politicker today she will take on Mr. Boyland in the Democratic primary. She joins a field that may also include Ineisha Williford, a staffer to Brooklyn Councilwoman Darlene Mealy, who has filed to run for the seat but did not return a request for comment. Continue reading “Challengers Emerge for Indicted Assemblyman William Boyland”