43.05 F
New York
February 25, 2020
Home » bill de blasio

bill de blasio

New York Post

Using City Hall for Chirlane McCray to gain office

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Putting an entirely new spin on the concept of “public campaign finance,” Mayor Bill de Blasio is ruthlessly exploiting his official powers to get First Lady Chirlane McCray elected as Brooklyn borough president in 2021— with a pretty......
New York Post

NYC subway riders deserve better than Blas’ terrorist-backing MTA pick

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Mayor Bill de Blasio’s latest pick for the MTA board, Lorraine Cortés-Vázquez, is a head-scratcher — to say the least. For starters, she lacks critical transit expertise and, as the city’s Department of the Aging boss, she also......
New York Post

Return of squeegee men a sign of the decline of de Blasio’s New York

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here What goes around, comes around — including that venerable symbol of pre-Giuliani municipal disorder, the squeegee man. So what’s next, trashed autos in West Side Highway pull-off alcoves, no wheels, sitting on cinder blocks and waiting endlessly for......
CBS US News

Bill De Blasio endorses Bernie Sanders for president

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here New York — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is endorsing Bernie Sanders for president, a move that puts de Blasio in a position to become a leading voice in opposition to Sanders’ newest rival, Mike Bloomberg, his predecessor......
New York Post

Bill de Blasio plans to endorse Bernie Sanders for president

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Mayor Bill de Blasio is finally backing Bernie Sanders for president. Hizzoner — who pulled the plug on his own quixotic presidential bid last September — will endorse the left-leaning Vermont senator for the Democratic presidential nomination in......
New York Post

homelessness under de Blasio ‘as bad as I have seen’

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Gov. Andrew Cuomo bluntly said Thursday that New York City’s street homelessness problem under Mayor Bill de Blasio is as “bad” as he’s “ever seen.” When asked at an unrelated press conference about the growing homeless population at......
New York Post

Teachers’ union boss Mike Mulgrew launches campaign against Cuomo Medicaid plan

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Powerful teachers’ union boss Mike Mulgrew summoned lawmakers to a closed-door strategy session Friday to fight Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget plan, which would shift more of the growing costs of the massive Medicaid program to New York City......
New York Post

De Blasio calls ICE an ‘illegitimate force’ after agent shoots man

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Mayor de Blasio on Friday slammed the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement as “an illegitimate force”– a day after an ICE officer shot a man in Brooklyn during a botched deportation attempt. Gaspar Avendano-Hernandez — described by ICE......
New York Post

Why Bill de Blasio is furious over a simple ‘correct the record’ rule

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here All the bill from City Councilman Ritchie Torres would do is require city officials to correct misinformation provided to the council under oath. So why is Mayor Bill de Blasio near-apoplectic in opposing it? He’s even threatening to......
New York Post

De Blasio’s homeless program criminalizes subway poverty: letter

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here A Mayor Bill de Blasio administration scheme to get more subway homeless people to take the city up on supportive programs — instead of getting summonses for bad behavior — has backfired, an anonymous letter purportedly sent by......
New York Post

Cuomo outplays de Blasio again, this time in the budget wars

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here It took seven years, but Mayor Bill de Blasio has finally done the unthinkable: propose a city budget whose spending only increases modestly, in line with inflation. Hizzoner isn’t wrong, then, to say that the city’s immediate fiscal......
New York Post

Rudy Giuliani wrongly blames Bill de Blasio for state bail reform

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here You’d think a former mayor and federal prosecutor would get this right. Rudy Giuliani falsely blamed Mayor Bill de Blasio for the rocky roll-out of bail reform on Sunday, even though the measure was passed by state lawmakers......
New York Post

Bill de Blasio’s ‘sanctuary city’ policy is a horror: Devine

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here While Mayor de Blasio occupied himself Wed­nesday with frivolous tweets about bagels, a family is grieving for a grandmother whose murder immigration officials are blaming on the mayor’s “sanctuary city” policy. New Yorkers don’t care whether the mayor......
CNBC Business

Citigroup executive Ray McGuire considers running for New York mayor

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Ray McGuire, a longtime Citigroup executive, is being encouraged by allies in the business community to run for mayor of New York. McGuire, Vice Chairman of Citigroup and Chairman of Banking, Capital Markets and Advisory, has been asked by other......
CBS US News

New Jersey flavored vaping ban: Lawmakers pass bill banning sale of flavored electronic cigarettes today

CBS News
New Jersey lawmakers on Monday approved a bill that would ban the sale of flavored vaping products. The bill passed in both the Senate and State Assembly, and now heads to Governor Phil Murphy, who has until January 21 to either sign or veto the bill. The bill prohibits the......
New York Post

NYC knew ferries have been for the rich since day one, docs reveal

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Ferries help the poor? That’s rich. Mayor Bill de Blasio has insisted that his administration’s heavily-subsidized ferry service would help poor New Yorkers get around, but newly revealed data shows it’s been a plaything of the rich since......
New York Post

De Blasio pours foamy beer after helping save historic Neir’s Tavern

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here He’s no AOC. Mayor Bill de Blasio played bartender to jubilant patrons of Neir’s Tavern in Woodhaven Friday night after helping to save the historic pub from losing its lease — and wound up taking some good-natured ribbing......
New York Post

De Blasio allies slam Jewish lawmaker’s call for mayor’s ouster

NYPost
New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Orthodox allies mounted a blistering defense after a top Jewish lawmaker demanded Hizzoner’s resignation over City Hall’s sluggish response to a surge in anti-Semitic attacks. “We love our Orthodox elected officials who work tirelessly......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Click whichever is suitable. Accept Read More