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Sacramento 4th of July Stupidity

In what way, shape or form does it matter – to anybody – who it is that introduces an Assembly Resolution to “mark the 4th of July?” In what has to be on of the truly and monumentally stupid moves that the Democrat Majority in Sacramento has pulled, the Independence Day resolution was hijacked last year and then plagiarized this year. 179 more words

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East Harlem Businesswoman Tamika Mapp Challenges Robert Rodriguez

Tamika Mapp, owner of East Harlem Tax Service, is launching a bid to unseat two-term Assemblyman Robert Rodriguez, who she says hasn’t been working hard enough in Albany. 265 more words

Melissa Mark-Viverito

Bill de Blasio Didn't Know Gabriela Rosa Was Charged

Mayor Bill de Blasio hadn’t even heard about Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa’s plan to plead guilty to public corruption charges Friday afternoon.

“I literally am hearing it the first from you,” Mr. 180 more words

Bill De Blasio

N.J. Budget Committees Advance Bills To Raise Taxes On Corporations, High Earners

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New Jersey legislative budget committees on Tuesday night advanced bills to raise taxes on corporations and the wealthy, as an alternative to… 597 more words

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Ceretto May Have an Opponent; Democrat Matt Cole is circulating petitions

By Frank Parlato, The Niagara Falls Reporter

Matt Cole, a Niagara Falls resident, small business consultant and former personal assistant for actor Nicolas Cage, has been making the rounds to garner support for his candidacy for the New York State Assembly, 145th District, a seat now held by Republican John Ceretto. 368 more words

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Antoine Thompson Launches Political Comeback

Former State Senator Antoine Thompson resigned his position as Executive Director of the City of Buffalo’s Employment Training Center effective last Friday, so that he could run for State Assembly in this September’s Democratic Primary. 311 more words

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The Wildlife Conservation Society Gala

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Hillary Rodham Clinton was honored at the The Wildlife Conservation Society Gala in New York. Appearing with her daughter Chelsea, they were honored for the Clinton Global Initiative’s work to protect animals, specifically elephants. 76 more words

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