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Raw Story
This generation of Americans could crush Trump to a pulp — if they show up on November 7elections.” Palumbo’s Fordham University chapter of College Democrats is close
This generation of Americans could crush Trump to a pulp — if they show up on November 7
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
elections.” Palumbo’s Fordham University chapter of College Democrats is close to District 15’s City Council office, where New York City Council member Ritchie Torres briefs students on the political scene. At 28, Torres is the council’s youngest... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
How to spend $1M on North Shore? Ideas include community garden, bike pathsa playground at the West Shore Little League Complex, bike paths and more trash
How to spend $1M on North Shore? Ideas include community garden, bike paths
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
a playground at the West Shore Little League Complex, bike paths and more trash cans on local streets. In 2011, four New York City Council Members launched a participatory budgeting process to allow residents to allocate part of their capital... Read more
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KERA North Texas
In New York City, lawyers make all the difference for immigrant detainees facing deportationto win their cases by 1,000 percent. But the data, says Markowitz, is still pre
In New York City, lawyers make all the difference for immigrant detainees facing deportation
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
to win their cases by 1,000 percent. But the data, says Markowitz, is still preliminary. After its pilot year in 2014, the New York City Council publicly funded the New York Immigrant Family Unit Program. The coalition of nonprofit organizations... Read more
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The Forward
New York City Council Votes 40-4 for Anti-BDS Resolution(JTA) — The New York City Council approved a nonbinding resolution to condemn t
New York City Council Votes 40-4 for Anti-BDS Resolution
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
(JTA) — The New York City Council approved a nonbinding resolution to condemn the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel. The resolution, which passed Wednesday in a 40-4 vote with six abstentions, condemns “all efforts to... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Connecting the World to Jewish News, Culture, and Opinionboycott and divestment, and sanction in international arenas and organizations
Connecting the World to Jewish News, Culture, and Opinion
The Jewish Week / Posted 12 days ago
boycott and divestment, and sanction in international arenas and organizations It is precisely for that reason that New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark- Viverito deserves the support and appreciation of the pro-Israel community here... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Next round of participatory budgeting is set to starthow you want your local City Council member to spend $1 million of your tax dol
Next round of participatory budgeting is set to start
Times Newsweekly / Posted 13 days ago
how you want your local City Council member to spend $1 million of your tax dollars. Participatory budgeting is back for New York City Council District 30, and Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley is hosting four assemblies next week across the... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie's former treasurer running Trump rival's N.J. campaignalso worked under former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, another top Trump a
Christie's former treasurer running Trump rival's N.J. campaign
NJ.com / Posted 18 days ago
also worked under former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, another top Trump adviser. Sidamon-Eristoff served on the New York City council from 1993 to 1999 and then worked in Giuliani's cabinet as the city's commissioner of finance from 1999... Read more
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The Forward
WATCH: Dozens of New York Protestors Tossed During Tumultuous BDS HearingProtests erupted during a New York City Council hearing on an anti-BDS bill — s
WATCH: Dozens of New York Protestors Tossed During Tumultuous BDS Hearing
The Forward / Posted 18 days ago
Protests erupted during a New York City Council hearing on an anti-BDS bill — so much so that City Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal called for the crowd to take a “deep yoga breath.” Dozens of people were forced out of the hearing on a resolution to... Read more
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NBC News
'Golden Girl' Bea Arthur will always be a friend to LGBTQ youthof Housing and Preservation Development," Siciliano explained. "The funds for t
'Golden Girl' Bea Arthur will always be a friend to LGBTQ youth
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
of Housing and Preservation Development," Siciliano explained. "The funds for the gut renovation were provided by the New York City Council and the Manhattan Borough President." The total funding for the project is estimated to be around $3.3... Read more
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The Jewish Press
NYC Councilman Successfully Takes on Neturei Karta at Anti-BDS Hearing [video]Credit: Councilman David Greenfield NY Councilman Greenfield successfully took
NYC Councilman Successfully Takes on Neturei Karta at Anti-BDS Hearing [video]
The Jewish Press / Posted 19 days ago
Credit: Councilman David Greenfield NY Councilman Greenfield successfully took on a Neturei Karta leader at a New York City Council hearing after the Neturei Karta’s tirade against Israel. CITY HALL — New York City Councilman David G.... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 19 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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International Business Times
Trouble for Donald Trump over illegal contribution to official probing his universityhas broken campaign limit laws. In the 1980s, Trump admitted he gave tens of t
Trouble for Donald Trump over illegal contribution to official probing his university
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
has broken campaign limit laws. In the 1980s, Trump admitted he gave tens of thousands of dollars to the president of the New York City Council through 18 subsidiary companies in order to evade contribution limits, the New York Times reported. He... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
Local 10 Miami / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
KTVZ Bend / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump often skirted political donation rulesinvestigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he
Trump often skirted political donation rules
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 days ago
investigating public corruption and campaign donations to discuss donations he made to Andrew Stein, who was running for New York City Council president at the time. Trump testified that he gave a $50,000 loan to Stein in 1985, but ultimately... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Trump takes heat over political donationstestify under oath before New York state officials after he directed tens of th
Trump takes heat over political donations
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 days ago
testify under oath before New York state officials after he directed tens of thousands of dollars to the president of the New York City Council through subsidiary companies to evade contribution limits. In the 1990s, the Federal Election... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump Donation Is His Latest Brush With Fund Limitstestify under oath before New York state officials after he directed tens of th
Trump Donation Is His Latest Brush With Fund Limits
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
testify under oath before New York state officials after he directed tens of thousands of dollars to the president of the New York City Council through a myriad subsidiary companies to evade contribution limits. In the 1990s, the Federal Election... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Election Season Heats Upaffordable housing and schooling. Darlene Mealy, a Democrat, is running as the
The Election Season Heats Up
The Jewish Press / Posted 27 days ago
affordable housing and schooling. Darlene Mealy, a Democrat, is running as the Council member for the 41st District of the New York City Council. The district includes Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brownsville, Bushwick, Crown Heights, East Flatbush,... Read more
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Irish Central
Residents furious over proposed hotel homeless shelter in NY Irish neighborhood1 opening for the shelter, but an agreement has not yet been finalized accordin
Residents furious over proposed hotel homeless shelter in NY Irish neighborhood
Irish Central / Posted 27 days ago
1 opening for the shelter, but an agreement has not yet been finalized according to Maggie Hayes, a spokesperson for New York City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley who represents the area and is a staunch opponent of the plan. Maspeth... Read more
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The Forward
New York City Council Mulling Resolution To Condemn BDSThe New York City Council is moving to consider a resolution condemning boycott
New York City Council Mulling Resolution To Condemn BDS
The Forward / Posted 28 days ago
The New York City Council is moving to consider a resolution condemning boycotts of Israel next week. The council’s Committee on Contracts is scheduled to consider a resolution next Thursday, Politico reported, that would condemn “all efforts to... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Hillary’s Muslim Adviser Huma Abedin Leaving Anthony Weinerin the picture on purpose. A protégé of then Congressman and now Senator Chuck
Hillary’s Muslim Adviser Huma Abedin Leaving Anthony Weiner
The Jewish Press / Posted 29 days ago
in the picture on purpose. A protégé of then Congressman and now Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Weiner was elected to the New York City Council in 1991, defeating fellow Democrat Adele Cohen in the primaries by 195 votes after sending out leaflets... Read more
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NBC New York
Driver for Nonprofit Gunned Down on Brooklyn Streetworked for the nonprofit Women in Need, which provides rides to homeless women
Driver for Nonprofit Gunned Down on Brooklyn Street
NBC New York / Posted 29 days ago
worked for the nonprofit Women in Need, which provides rides to homeless women and their families in New York City. Former New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn has been president and CEO of Women in Need since September 2015. "We cannot... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Brooklyn office project gets push forward with city zoning votesTwo New York City Council committees approved a zoning change that would clear
Brooklyn office project gets push forward with city zoning votes
Crain's New York Business / Posted 29 days ago
Two New York City Council committees approved a zoning change that would clear the way for what developers say will be the first primarily office project to be built in Brooklyn in more than a generation. Toby Moskovits's 25 Kent Ave. won approval... Read more

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