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10.20.17 - What do elected officials know about hiring and job training at Industry City? It's an open question.

The land occupied by Industry City sits within districts represented most locally by Congressman Jerry Nadler, Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez, State Assemblyman Félix W. Ortiz, State Senator Velmanette Montgomery, City Councilman Carlos Menchaca and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams. 550 more words

10.11.17 - 2015 joint letter sent to Industry City by Menchaca, Velázquez, and Nadler, and response from Andrew Kimball

On 10.11.17, a spokesman for Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez shared a letter her office sent to Industry City CEO Andrew Kimball in June, 2015 asking for more information on IC’s economic activities and plans for the future. 917 more words

I participated in MoveOn’s Ready to Resist: Confronting White Supremacy conference call tonight. The call discussed alt right strategies for advancing a white nationalist agenda and then moved into practical actions we can take to combat policies that overtly or implicitly support white supremacy. 358 more words

Me, A Community Activist?

In the rain, Rory and I hiked over to our nearby Community Free Democrats meeting for the group’s endorsements and learned a lot about our local candidates and the folks who support them.(tweetcs.com) 328 more words

Retirement In New York

The Donald Chronicles, #31 – Feb. 27, 2017

**Incipient fascism**

*”Swirling paranoia” is how Mika B. described the atmosphere in the White House as regards leaks, on today’s (2-27-17) Morning Joe show. The WH Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, ordered all members of his staff to hand over their phones to be examined! 1,119 more words

Donald Trump

Where's Faso? Or, What if They Held a Town Hall and the Congressman Didn't Show Up?

I vote in New York City, in the 10th Congressional district (“the fighting 10th,” as Colbert would have said in his Report days), which is represented by the brilliant, progressive Democrat… 326 more words


NY Lawmaker: Getting Rid Of Obamacare 'A Death Sentence'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Members of New York’s congressional delegation held a rally Saturday at Gouverneur Hospital in Manhattan to implore House Republicans not to scrap Obamacare. 293 more words