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Borough Presidents Call for Mayor de Blasio to Fully Fund Universal Free Healthy Lunch

BROOKLYN, NY, April 17, 2017: Today, it was announced that all five borough presidents have partnered on a letter to Mayor Bill de Blasio...

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

In response to the Senate passing of Raise the Age legislation in New York, Jennifer March, Executive Director of Citizens’ Committee for...

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CONGRESSMAN ADRIANO ESPAILLAT DEMANDS HOUSE VOTE TO RELEASE PRESIDENT TRUMP’S TAX RETURNS

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement after signing a “Demand A Vote”...

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Mayor DeBlasio On Plan To Close Rikers Island – Full Press Conference Video Inside

The full press conference video is below. “New York City has always been better than Rikers Island. I am proud to chart a course for...

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Parents Launch Campaign to Demand City Schools Become More Responsive to the Diverse Cultures of Students

PRESS RELEASE Parents Launch Campaign to Demand City Schools Become More Responsive to the Diverse Cultures of Students  New York, NY...

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Bronx Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Women’s History Month Celebration

On Thursday, March 23, 2017, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Women’s History Month Celebration at Manhattan...

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As NYC’s Senior Population Surges, Comptroller Stringer Releases New Report and Calls for Strategic City Planning

With the number of NYC seniors skyrocketing, new report lays out comprehensive proposals to support the growing population City faces an...

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

Cory Provost is one of nine City Council candidates from District 41 (Brownsville), who are looking to takeover the seat that will become...

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Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and New York City Housing Authority Kickoff Renovations at Betances Senior Center

South Bronx, NY – Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and the New York City Housing Authority Chair, Shola Olatoye, kicked off the start of...

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Congressman Hakeem Jeffries & District Leader Nikki Lucas Hosts Easter Luncheon & Hat Pageant in East New York

Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and District Leader Nikki Lucas will be hosting an Easter Luncheon and hat pageant, in East New York, Brooklyn....

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