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The Week Ahead in New York Politics, July 20

Jul 20, 2014

New York City Hall What to watch for this week: Mayor Bill de Blasio is in Italy this week, where he kicked off his family trip that will mix business and pleasure


In Boston Budget App, A Model for New York

Jul 17, 2014

The City of Boston Open Budget Application Few documents in municipal government are as important as the city budget. The New York City budget, an annual agreement between the Mayor and


The Week Ahead in New York Politics, July 13

Jul 13, 2014

New York City Hall Yes, the World Cup's over, but there's always politics. In New York it is all about the elections as legislating has slowed or stopped in the City and


As Clubs Endorse, LGBTQ Support for Cuomo Uncertain

Jul 09, 2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo marches in the 2014 PRIDE Parade (Seth Wenig/AP) Despite recent efforts to win back progressives, Gov. Andrew Cuomo's troubles with his Democratic base continue. New York City-based LGBTQ