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Law and disorder

In many New Yorkers’ minds, the era of stop-and-frisk left with the prior mayor.

The practice was ruled unconstitutional. Bill de Blasio was elected in large part because of… 611 more words

Civil Rights

Policía y democracia

Para muchos neoyorquinos la era de “stop and frisk” ya es historia. No así para los sindicatos policiales.

Desde que un tribunal federal declaró que la práctica es inconstitucional —hace ya más de un año—, los gremios se han querido entrometer en un litigio del cual nunca fueron parte. 428 more words

En Español

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Enough discussion. TAKE A VACATION!

My fellow Americans there is  no new news to report on the Economic front.  The Fed’s Janet Yellen has noticed there are two America’s .  While the Senators I wrote to , on 5/9/14, asking for them to help us support their Legislation has fallen on deaf ears.  1,062 more words

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Like Bloomberg, Mayor de Blasio wants to ban large sodas

NEW YORK (PIX11) – Much like his predecessor, Mayor Bill de Blasio isn’t a fan of large sodas.

The de Blasio administration is meeting with health advocates and beverage industry execs… 107 more words

Local Stories

Report: De Blasio Administration Considering New Ways To Implement Soda Ban

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The fight to ban large sugary drinks in New York City may not be over after all.

The Wall Street Journal reports that the de Blasio administration is looking for new ways to implement a ban. 300 more words

News

Bloomberg Helps Democratic Governors' Group Close Gap on Republicans

A national Republican group devoted to helping elect GOP governors has outraised its Democratic counterpart by more than $20 million in the first nine months of this year, but reports filed Wednesday with the Internal Revenue Service show that the gap is narrowing. 749 more words