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Jerry Nadler Defeats Carolyn Maloney In High Profile Case in NY

After a judge ordered two veteran politicians into the same New York City congressional district...

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Rep. Jerry Nadler defeated U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney in a...

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Democratic primary

With Nadler's triumph, Maloney's 30-year tenure in Congress comes to an end. 

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What did Maloney fight  for

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Maloney fought for government assistance for those who...

Were ill from toxic soot clouds following the Sept. 11 attacks 

Due to a redistricting process that combined Maloney's home base on the east side of Manhattan with 

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Nadler's home base on the west side of Manhattan, an unusual race between incumbents who are generally allies resulted.