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A Special Subset of Bronx Voters

Jun 19, 2014

  A small group of voters in the northwest Bronx can vote in two of the most watched Democratic primaries in New York politics this year. South of Van Cortlandt Park, in


Advocates Ready Last-Minute GENDA Blitz

Jun 16, 2014

GENDA ralliers (Lori Van Buren/Times Union) Supporters of the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act plan to launch a major end-of-session blitz targeting State Senate leadership and Gov. Andrew Cuomo in an effort


At City Hall, Competing Visions of Open FOIL

Jun 09, 2014

Maya Wiley, Counsel to the Mayor (WNYC)  NEW YORK - At the first City Council hearing on the proposed Open FOIL bill on Monday, June 9, the de Blasio administration made


The Week Ahead in New York Politics, June 8

Jun 08, 2014

New York City Hall What to look for this week, via the City and Albany: As the week begins, watch for fatigue all over New York City as people recover from celebration