City Councilman Rails Against Police Unions Spreading 'Mass Hysteria'

Councilman Jumaane Williams today lashed out at the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association and other police unions for what he claimed were “complete untruths” and efforts to “spread mass hysteria.” 293 more words

'We Need a Democratic Senate This Year': City Democrats Fight For Urstadt Repeal

It’s a 40-year-old dream that city Democrats hope will come true next year.

A slew of city council and assembly members rallied at City Hall today to call for a rent freeze on rent-regulated apartments next year and, more ambitiously, the end of a law that has granted Albany great sway over how New York City regulates affordable housing. 575 more words

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