Crooked Domestic Abuser Monserrate Sees City Council Hopes Dashed
Crooked domestic abuser Monserrate sees City Council hopes dashed
Convicted felon and disgraced former Queens politician Hiram Monserrate lost his comeback bid for a seat on the City Council Tuesday as voters in his working class Corona district couldn’t look past his sordid history of corruption and domestic abuse.Monserrate was beaten by Assemblyman Francisco Moya after a mud-spattered campaign that included the National Organization for Women standing on the steps of City Hall urging voters to reject a man convicted of assaulting an ex-girlfriend.
With all precincts reporting Tuesday night, Moya had 56% of the vote.
At a packed victory party in a pizza restaurant on 104th St. in …