Real estate helps moderate crush socialist in City Council race

 Democrat James Gennaro trounced Moumita Ahmed, the candidate favored by the Democratic Socialists of America, and six other contenders in a Queens City Council election Tuesday. The real estate industry independently kicked in cash to help Gennaro, who served in the Council in the 2000s. Unofficial results from the Board of Elections show that Gennaro won 59 percent of the initial vote, while Ahmed drew only 16 percent in the District 24 special election. Ninety-nine