all stories tagged "Bill de Blasio"


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October 11, 2013 1:05 PM | Comments
On the next edition of MetroFocus we look at the Rockaways almost one year after Hurricane Sandy, through the lens of its local newspaper, The Wave.VIDEO
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September 25, 2013 10:39 AM | 1 Comment
In the Democrat's “two cities” narrative, the South Bronx neighborhood ranks among the have-nots. But many voters say they're still deciding whom to support in November.
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September 4, 2013 11:00 AM | Comments
Interviews in Brownsville confirm what the polls say: Bill de Blasio is the candidate of the moment. But voters want to know more before committing.
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July 17, 2013 4:25 PM | Comments
Dunes vs. views, Bill de Blasio, engineering for future storms, lessons from great cities and midsummer night swing.VIDEO
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July 17, 2013 4:24 PM | Comments
Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio talks to Rafael Pi Roman about early childhood education, NYC's "epidemic of hospital closures," and why he's the progressive candidate in the 2013 race.VIDEO
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July 12, 2013 4:22 PM | Comments
This week on the show: Dunes vs. views, engineering for future storms, lessons from great cities and midsummer night swing.VIDEO
New York City Councilmember Daniel Dromm represents the 25th District in Queens. According to Dromm, privately operated detention centers, like on in Queens, pose a risk. Photo courtesy of New York City Council.
Daniel Dromm, New York City Council  |  February 23, 2012 4:00 AM | Comments
According to City Council Member Daniel Dromm, chair of the Immigration Committee, immigrant prisoners at private detention centers -- like the one in Jamaica, Queens -- are often subject to abuse.
Public Advocate Bill De Blasio speaking at a protest against public transit in 2010. He is a winner because. Flickr/Digi Art 2011_Jason.Kuffer
City & State  |  February 17, 2012 9:42 AM | 2 Comments
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio helped score a win for 9/11 responders who suffered from cancer and the New York Times revealed unsavory details of Congressman Michael Grimm's past.
Public Advocate Bill De Blasio speaking at a protest against public transit in 2010. He is a winner because. Flickr/Digi Art 2011_Jason.Kuffer
City and State  |  January 20, 2012 10:14 AM | Comments
Between the governor’s budget address and a new round of campaign finance reports this week, the New York political scene was even more packed than usual with winners and losers.
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Laura Nahmias for City Hall News  |  November 22, 2011 9:57 AM | 1 Comment
A majority of New York City Democrats would vote against a mayoral candidate who opposed paid sick leave and a living wage, according to a new survey to be released today. City Hall News reports.
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