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Tenant Protection Bill Appears Hostage in Women’s Equality Standoff

Gov. Cuomo at a campaign stop (photo: @WomensEqParty) A bill that would make it illegal for landlords to discriminate against tenants based on their source of income appears to have become a pawn in the Legislature’s battle over Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Women’s Equality Agenda. The bill would update existing law that prevents landlords from discriminating […]

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NJ Assembly To Vote On Bill That Would Halt Use Of Standardized Tests

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Lawmakers in New Jersey are set to vote Monday on a bill aimed at addressing some parents’ concerns surrounding the new Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers tests. The bill bars the state Education Department from using the test as a way to determine students’ placement in advanced […]

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Exclusive: MLB commish Rob Manfred chats with Bill Madden

As he hits the ground running, Rob Manfred addressed a variety of issues and how he is planning to deal with them, in an exclusive interview at his Park Ave. office last week with the Daily News’ Bill Madden. New York News – NY Daily News

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New City Council Bill Drafting Unit Up and Running

CM Lander and colleagues at a rally (photo: @NYCProgressives) The City Council’s independent bill drafting unit, created in the rules reform package that passed unanimously in May of 2014, is up and running and has in some cases sped up the legislative process, say Council members. Good government advocates, though, are skeptical about how significantly […]

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Denying Donor Influence, Heastie Reaps Rewards for Bill Sponsorship

Assembly Member Carl Heastie (photo: AP/Mike Groll) Examples from Assembly Speaker Front-Runner’s Campaign Filings Underscore Views on Donor Influence On July 7, 2011, Assembly Member Carl Heastie saw a staggering influx of campaign donations from pharmacies and drugs stores across New York City. Two hundred dollar donations flew in from Liberty Avenue Pharmacy in Brooklyn, […]

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New York City Ballet Double Bill at Lincoln Center

New York City Ballet Double Bill at Lincoln Center There were many moments when it was easy to ask that question during the performance of George Balanchine's “Concerto Barocco” (1941) on Thursday night at New York City Ballet. Over the decades, “Concerto Barocco,” choreographed to Bach's double … Read more on New York Times

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The Bill Cosby of Albany

Sheldon Silver, foreground, and Vito Lopez (photo: AP/Mike Groll) Since Sheldon Silver’s downfall, various members of the Assembly have expressed tears and praise for a man whose progressive politics allowed his supporters to forgive all manner of sin. What’s a few broken and brutalized women compared to a choice committee, or a successful bill? As […]

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Bill de Blasio backs New England Patriots amid DeflateGate controversy

The New England Patriots are receiving support at a time of controversy from an unlikely location: New York’s City Hall. Sports stories from Newsday

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Bill Belichick: New England Patriots ‘followed every rule to the letter’

He blinded them with science. Sports stories from Newsday

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New York City Weighs Bill to Require Doctors at Youth Football Games

New York City Weighs Bill to Require Doctors at Youth Football Games New York City is considering legislation that would require youth football games to have a doctor on the sidelines, a move aimed at preventing head injuries. “Football is a dangerous sport,” said New York City Councilman Corey Johnson, a Manhattan … Read more on […]

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Bill calls for doctor at youth football games

All youth football games would be required to have a doctor present to monitor possible concussions as part of legislation considered Friday by the New York City Council. The hearing focused on the safety of young players who are even more vulnerable to brain injuries than their counterparts in high school, college and professional leagues. myfoxny.com […]

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Bill Belichick claims ‘no knowledge’ of deflated footballs

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said Thursday morning he had “no knowledge” of the fact that 11 of the 12 game balls used by his team in a 45-7 win over the Colts in the AFC Championship Game were reportedly underinflated, and said the Patriots are cooperating fully in the NFL’s investigation into whether the […]

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How Barack Obama Sounded Like Bill de Blasio, Andrew Cuomo in His State of the Union

President Obama during his State of the Union Address (@nytvideo) It is oft discussed in New York politics that New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo represent different wings of the Democratic Party, with de Blasio flanking Cuomo on the left. Like Cuomo, United States President Barack Obama has […]

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Deflated footballs? Bill Polian has solution on how to fix this flat

Bill Polian has a simple solution to the NFL’s latest controversy over whether the Patriots used underinflated footballs in their win over the Colts in the AFC Championship Game. It’s so simple it’s almost ridiculous, given the uproar we’re now experiencing. In fact, if the NFL takes him up on his suggestion, we’ll never see […]

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Poll: New Yorkers Overwhelmingly Disapprove Of Cops Turning Backs On Bill de Blasio

Attacks by the New York City police unions on Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) may have backfired. New York City voters across racial lines disapprove of recent protests in which police officers turned their backs on de Blasio at the funeral of two police officers slain in the line of duty, a new Quinnipiac poll […]

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