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The Week Ahead in New York Politics, June 29

Jun 29, 2014

New York City Hall What to look for this week, via the City and Albany: And from Brazil, of course. On the heels of the United States Men's National Team's advancement into


Advocates, Legislators Wary of IDC Realignment

Jun 27, 2014

Members of the IDC (IDC) Advocates Say What Matters Is Support of Issues, Not Conference Alignment Tenant's PAC treasurer Michael McKee doesn't have any faith in the recent announcement that the Independent


City Council Expands Funding Of Veterans Services

Jun 25, 2014

Mayor de Blasio and Speak Mark-Viverito shake on a budget deal (William Alatriste) NEW YORK—The City Council added $400,000 of its discretionary money to fund veterans services in the fiscal year


TLC's Unintended Taxicab Confession

Jun 25, 2014

NYC Taxi (nyc.gov) NEW YORK—It all started with a tweet. "It's #metricmonday again! Today's #infographic shows data on yellow taxis on the road by day and time. #nyctaxi," tweeted the Taxi