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Espaillat Wants Church-State Charity Team to Take in Immigrant Kids

State Senator Adriano Espaillat proposed that New York City partner with the Catholic Church and private groups to care for the thousands of undocumented children entering the state from Central America. 261 more words

De Blasio Backs Up on Alternate Side Parking Reform

Mayor Bill de Blasio voiced support today for reforming alternate side parking rules–a day after his Sanitation Department told the City Council that such changes could leave many streets still jammed with trash. 290 more words

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Espaillat Promises Higher East Harlem Turnout Will Propel Him to Victory

State Senator Adriano Espaillat held court in a dark blue suit, two of his top surrogates hovering by. It was just past midday in Hudson Heights, a section of upper Manhattan, and Election Day was evolving how the insurgent had hoped. 480 more words

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Charlie Rangel and Espaillat Surrogates Clash on Campaign Trail

A top surrogate for State Senator Adriano Espaillat crashed an endorsement event for Congressman Charlie Rangel this afternoon, shouting “shame” as Mr. Rangel looked on. 480 more words

NYC Council To Vote On Traffic Safety Legislation

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The New York City Council is set to pass a sweeping legislative package Thursday aimed at improving traffic safety.

Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito said the council will vote on 17 bills and resolutions that complement Mayor Bill de Blasio’s… 396 more words