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DC 37 Leaders Meet With New City Council Committee Chairs

By ALFREDO ALVARADO

DC 37 has hosted a number of meetings with new City Council leaders throughout the month of February to discuss issues of importance to union members and all New York working families. 278 more words

Unions

New Bill Would Keep Felons Off New York City Ballots

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two members of the New York City Council are introducing a bill to keep felons off the ballot.

As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, Councilman Ritchie Torres (D-15th) of the Bronx thinks when it comes to corruption, it should be one strike and you’re out. 90 more words

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Unions Launch Solidarity Campaign

By ALFREDO ALVARADO

As labor unions come under increasing attacks from a right-wing network and the Donald Trump administration, union leaders gathered in New York to announce their plans for an aggressive national solidarity campaign. 329 more words

Unions

De Blasio's 2018 salary increase not sitting well with folks

When’s the last time you received a 15 percent raise and were authorized to gift yourself that raise? It’s good to be a public servant! 371 more words

Liberals/Democrats/Left

City Council Passes Bill Calling For More Barricades To Protect Pedestrians

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) –The city council has passed a bill to install more barricades to protect pedestrians.

After May’s terrifying incident where a man was driving through Times Square, 90 more words

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City Council Committee Holds Closed-Door Meeting On Allegations Against Councilman Andy King

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The New York City Council was tight-lipped Friday about probing one of its own.

As WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported, the council would not even confirm that Bronx Councilman Andy King is the… 176 more words

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