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NY Lawmakers Target Loophole Allowing Sex Offenders To Live Near Pre-K Programs

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A law prohibiting sexual predators from living within 1,000 feet of a school is being violated every day, state lawmakers charged┬áSunday. 290 more words


Despite Liberal Outcry, Jeffrey Klein Defends Controversial Tax Break

State Senator Jeffrey Klein, the leader of a bloc of five breakaway Democrats, offered a full-throated defense of a controversial real estate tax break that… 503 more words

Diane Savino Calls Melissa Mark-Viverito an 'Idiot' After IDC Jab

State Senator Diane Savino was clear enough today–she thinks the speaker of the City Council is an idiot.

“Let me say this clearly Madame Speaker, you are an idiot! 355 more words

Council Speaker 'Surprised' IDC 'Suddenly' Cares About Public Housing

For Melissa Mark-Viverito, IDC may be stand for “I don’t care.”

The liberal Council speaker tweaked the Independent Democratic Conference in a radio interview today, implying the group of breakaway Democrats has not, in the past, made New York City public housing a priority in the State Senate. 527 more words

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