New York City Council

Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
The New York City Councilman talks Amazon, homelessness and jails.
Personality
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Bill de Blasio SOTC 2018
As the mayor unrolls his agenda, will it be a progressive clarion call?
News & Politics
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Council Member Kallos and Mayor de Blasio.
Wage and safety bills would incentivize union labor, but critics fear higher price tag.
News & Politics
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TLC Commissioner Meera Joshi testifies at a NYC Council committee oversight hearing on for-hire vehicles.
The outgoing NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission head discusses her tenure.
Policy
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A protester holds a No Amazon HQ2 in Queens sign
New York and Seattle lawmakers, advocates, and Amazon workers gathered to rail against the company's HQ2 plans.
Policy
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Sundar Pichai
Tech literacy in government needs to be improved.
Opinion
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A shuttle boat carries attendees to Ellis Island for Gov. Andrew Cuomo's swearing-in for a third term.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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New York City Councilman Robert Cornegy makes a press statement in September of 2018.
Learning from his speaker run, the councilman says he’s jumping in early.
News & Politics
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Airbnb supporters and detractors at a City Council hearing in 2015.
Airbnb argued the new law violates the Constitution.
Policy
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Jumaane Williams
Five candidates, including a Williams staffer, want to succeed the public advocate candidate.
News & Politics
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