Corey Johnson

Speaker of the New York City Council, Corey Johnson
Few organization efforts by legislative employees have succeeded.
News & Politics
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Churros
NYC has failed to reform its vending laws. Perhaps its elected officials should do something about that.
News & Politics
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NYPD surveillance camera.
The bill would require the New York Police Department submit information about the surveillance technology it uses.
Policy
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New York City Speaker Corey Johnson discussing the safe streets plan.
From biker safety to animal rights to commercial waste, the City Council’s agenda is packed with groundbreaking legislation.
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New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson delivering a passionate speech at City Hall in favor of closing the Rikers Island jail complex.
It’s a major overhaul, here’s the breakdown in dollars and square feet.
Policy
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A pack of cigarettes
It’s Al Sharpton vs. the NAACP, with Corey Johnson stuck in the middle.
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New York City Mayor Bill de blasio speaks in New Hampshire
Running for president may make the legislative body harder to control.
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Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.
Sweet-talkin’ Ruben Diaz’s biggest problem is the other Ruben Diaz.
Personality
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Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal was just one of the elected officials who rallied before the Public Campaign Financing Commission hearing, arguing the task should be handled by lawmakers.
The biggest fight? The future of fusion voting.
Policy
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Interior of Saint Patrick's Cathedral in New York City.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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