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Crain's New York Business
City approves 1 Vanderbilt after developer agrees to make upgrades to Grand Centralsweeping upgrades to nearby Grand Central Terminal that would allow more rush-h
City approves 1 Vanderbilt after developer agrees to make upgrades to Grand Central
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
sweeping upgrades to nearby Grand Central Terminal that would allow more rush-hour trains on the subway's busiest lines. New York City Council members unanimously approved a change to zoning law that will allow One Vanderbilt to rise alongside... Read more
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NBC News
Latino, black leaders: Trump is in 'panic mode,' 'becoming unhinged'But his campaign since has raised doubts that he plans to soften his policies.
Latino, black leaders: Trump is in 'panic mode,' 'becoming unhinged'
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
But his campaign since has raised doubts that he plans to soften his policies. Melissa Mark-Viverito, speaker of the New York City Council, said Trump has been consistent in "demonizing" immigrants and Latinos and "there's no way of faking... Read more
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The Washington Times
Black, Hispanic Democrats slam Donald Trump’s minority outreachgetting a second look and may be revamped, or dropped entirely. But Hispanic D
Black, Hispanic Democrats slam Donald Trump’s minority outreach
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
getting a second look and may be revamped, or dropped entirely. But Hispanic Democrats say those moves also aren’t enough. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito told reporters Tuesday that Mr. Trump showed his true colors when he... Read more
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Breitbart
Hillary Surrogate Quinn Defends Hillary's Pay-to-Play Allegations - Was Acting in the Interest of the U.S.SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Monday on CNN’s “The Lead,” former New York City Co
Hillary Surrogate Quinn Defends Hillary's Pay-to-Play Allegations - Was Acting in the Interest of the U.S.
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Monday on CNN’s “The Lead,” former New York City Council speaker and Hillary Clinton supporter Christine Quinn got animated while defending Clinton against the pay-to-play accusations between then-Secretary Clinton’s State... Read more
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USA Today
Before you hail a NYC cab, grab a dictionary: Ross K. BakerDiscontinuing the English language requirement is a disservice to cabbies and t
Before you hail a NYC cab, grab a dictionary: Ross K. Baker
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
Discontinuing the English language requirement is a disservice to cabbies and tourists. By an order of the New York City Council signed by Mayor Bill De Blasio, cabbies will no longer be required to take an English proficiency test to get behind the... Read more
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New America Media
THE DEMENTIA DILEMMA: NY’s Chinese Caregivers Find Support in Each Otherelders with dementia, Hamilton-Madison House (HMH) Social Adult Day Center. Be
THE DEMENTIA DILEMMA: NY’s Chinese Caregivers Find Support in Each Other
New America Media / Posted 5 days ago
elders with dementia, Hamilton-Madison House (HMH) Social Adult Day Center. Because these centers receive extra funding. New York City Council member Margaret Chin was able to allocate an additional $95,000 to the to the HMH in 2014, making it... Read more
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dna
New law cuts English language requirement for NYC cab driversa single license for all taxicab and for-hire vehicles and eliminated the Engli
New law cuts English language requirement for NYC cab drivers
dna / Posted 7 days ago
a single license for all taxicab and for-hire vehicles and eliminated the English language proficiency test, according to a New York City Council website. The Council described the requirement as "a significant barrier to entry to driving a taxi"... Read more
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Daily Mail
New York City cab drivers don't need English to qualify for a licensea single license for all taxicab and for-hire vehicles and eliminated the Engli
New York City cab drivers don't need English to qualify for a license
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
a single license for all taxicab and for-hire vehicles and eliminated the English language proficiency test, according to a New York City Council website. New York is home to nearly 144,000 active drivers of taxis and limousines, with over 90... Read more
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Raw Story
New law cuts English language requirement for NYC cab driversa single license for all taxicab and for-hire vehicles and eliminated the Engli
New law cuts English language requirement for NYC cab drivers
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
a single license for all taxicab and for-hire vehicles and eliminated the English language proficiency test, according to a New York City Council website. The Council described the requirement as “a significant barrier to entry to driving a taxi”... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
NYC Council renames Holocaust Survivors Initiative in honor of Elie WieselThe New York City Council has renamed its $2.5-million program to provide Holoc
NYC Council renames Holocaust Survivors Initiative in honor of Elie Wiesel
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
The New York City Council has renamed its $2.5-million program to provide Holocaust survivors living at or below the federal poverty line with a wide range of services as the “Elie Wiesel Holocaust Survivors Initiative” in honor of Nobel Laureate... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Local lawmakers: From a fitness program to waterfront planningstay in touch with Cusick's Facebook page, and check the Total Fitness Challeng
Local lawmakers: From a fitness program to waterfront planning
Staten Island Advance / Posted 10 days ago
stay in touch with Cusick's Facebook page, and check the Total Fitness Challenge website. WATERFRONT PLANNING The New York City Council approved a bill this week that will revitalize the Waterfront Management Advisory Board... Read more
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Irish Central
NYC Council calls for Catholic school resignation over teen suicideNew York City Council Member Daniel Dromm, a teacher in the city’s public schoo
NYC Council calls for Catholic school resignation over teen suicide
Irish Central / Posted 10 days ago
New York City Council Member Daniel Dromm, a teacher in the city’s public school system for 25 years before be was elected to the council in 2009, has expressed sympathy for the family of Danny Fitzpatrick, the 13-year-old Irish American Staten... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
New York City Council passes bill to help ex-consRikers Island receive discharge plans, and this office will help create a coord
New York City Council passes bill to help ex-cons
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 12 days ago
Rikers Island receive discharge plans, and this office will help create a coordinated system of re-entry services,” said New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. “We need to end cycles of recidivism and this division will go a long... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Attorney General sues website accused of selling K2availability of untested synthetic drugs has become an undeniable safety concer
Attorney General sues website accused of selling K2
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 12 days ago
availability of untested synthetic drugs has become an undeniable safety concern for the residents of New York City,” said New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. “The City Council has passed legislation aimed at getting K2 and similar... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Locals say NYC imam shooting was a hate crimebut nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday'
Locals say NYC imam shooting was a hate crime
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 days ago
but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday's brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks in a statement that said: 'This kind of hate has no... Read more
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Raw Story
New York police hunt for gunman in Muslim cleric’s killingfaith, but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat th
New York police hunt for gunman in Muslim cleric’s killing
Raw Story / Posted 14 days ago
faith, but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat the brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks while standing in front of the mosque where the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NYbut nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday'
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NY
Herald Sun / Posted 14 days ago
but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday's brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks in a statement that said: "This kind of hate has no... Read more
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News.com.au
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NYbut nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday'
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NY
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday's brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks in a statement that said: "This kind of hate has no... Read more
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Perth Now
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NYbut nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday'
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NY
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday's brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks in a statement that said: "This kind of hate has no... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NYbut nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday'
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NY
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday's brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks in a statement that said: "This kind of hate has no... Read more
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Weekly Times
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NYbut nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday'
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NY
Weekly Times / Posted 14 days ago
but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday's brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks in a statement that said: "This kind of hate has no... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NYbut nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday'
Muslim cleric, associate shot dead in NY
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat Saturday's brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks in a statement that said: "This kind of hate has no... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New York police hunt for gunman in Muslim cleric's killingfaith, but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat th
New York police hunt for gunman in Muslim cleric's killing
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
faith, but nothing was being ruled out. Residents demanded authorities treat the brazen daylight shooting as a hate crime. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito condemned the attacks in a statement that said: "This kind of hate has no... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinton Foundation reportedly under investigation by the fedsto haunt the... Share this article His reach has extended beyond the big bank
Clinton Foundation reportedly under investigation by the feds
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
to haunt the... Share this article His reach has extended beyond the big banks to public officials. State senators, New York city council men and women, even State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, have found themselves in his... Read more
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NJ.com
He worked for Christie and Giuliani, but won't back Trumpof Trump's former rivals for the GOP nod. But his ties to Giuliani and Christi
He worked for Christie and Giuliani, but won't back Trump
NJ.com / Posted 17 days ago
of Trump's former rivals for the GOP nod. But his ties to Giuliani and Christie run deep. 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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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 17 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
WMTW Portland / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
WLKY Louisville / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about comment
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Secret Service Spoke to Trump Campaign about 2nd Amendment Commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States,” C
Secret Service Spoke to Trump Campaign about 2nd Amendment Comment
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States,” Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on “New Day.” “To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny … simply... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States,” C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States,” Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on “New Day.” “To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny … simply... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States,” C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States,” Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on “New Day.” “To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny … simply... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States,” C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States,” Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on “New Day.” “To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny … simply... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
Local 10 Miami / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment commentparticularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," C
Secret Service spoke to Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
particularly from those folks who want to be president of the United States," Clinton surrogate Christine Quinn, a former New York City Council speaker, said on "New Day." "To think that joking about any kind of violence could be funny ... simply... Read more
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