Dems say ex-con Monserrate has real shot to win old Council seat
Convicted felon Hiram Monserrate has a real shot at winning back his old City Council seat in Queens, according to Democratic insiders. “People in the senior centers, the churches, people who are prime voters, they’re talking about Hiram. People are saying, ‘He’s paid his dues to society. Why not give him another chance?’ ” said one...