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Has the Federal Government Declared War on NYC?

Gov. Andrew Cuomo in an interview on Sunday called his effort to gain more “flexibility” over the budget after its approval a “major...

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Lawmakers Move to Save NYC Youth by ‘Raising the Age’

Original Media Source: NYC Newswire In response to the Senate passing of Raise the Age legislation in New York, Jennifer March, Executive...

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New York Is The First State To Offer Free College Tuition

The State Senate is expected to approve the next year’s fiscal budget on Sunday, and with it, a bill that would make college tuition...

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HousingPolicy Issues

421A is Back As Affordable NY

Two years after a punt to the private sector, lawmakers voted late Sunday to revive the 421a developer tax abatement, part of the state’s...

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4,700 Affordable Homes Authorized by City Council & Mayor DeBlasio in Yr 1 of MIH Program

pictured (proposed building at 141 Willoughby St in Brooklyn) Original Media Source: NYCNewswire.com According to City Hall, Mayor DeBlasio...

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Bedford Union Armory Discussion With Bertha Lewis & District Leader Geoffrey Davis

WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW. Bedford-Union Armory has served multiple purposes throughout its years. After its construction from 1891-1895, the...

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NYC’s Senior Population Surges; Comptroller Stringer Releases New Report And Calls For Strategic City Planning

Original Media Source – NYCNewswire.com Recently, New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer called on the City to launch an...

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City Council Needs To Boost Funding for NYC’s Seniors

by Beth Finkel / photo by William Alatriste Last Monday, 400 seniors and senior advocates packed the City Council chambers for the...

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146 NYC Candidates Filed Finance Disclosure Statements Including 9 City Council Candidates In Brownsville

Original News Source: NYCNewswire.com Cory Provost (pictured) is one of nine City Council candidates from District 41 (Brownsville), who...

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Video: Gov Andrew Cuomo Pledges $1.4 Billion For ‘Vital Brooklyn’ Initative

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo was recently at Medgar Evers College, where he announced the $1.4 billion Vital Brooklyn initiative that will...

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