Tag Archives: Local. Politics/Government

UC Recap – June 18 – June 23

“Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.” Voltaire. Welcome to Trump’s America, where the...

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New marijuana arrest policy announced
Se anunció nueva política de arresto por marihuana

La concejala Diana Ayala estaba teniendo un momento de cerrar un ciclo el pasado martes 19 de junio. Mientras estaba sentaba...
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#FreePablo
#LiberenAPablo

Every day, they pose the same question. Her daughters keep asking Sandra Chica, “Why is Daddy not with us?” “Every day I have...
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What to Do
Qué hacer

Aquí hay algunas maneras de ayudar a luchar contra los niños inmigrantes separados de sus familias en la frontera...
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Leading on Learning
Liderando el aprendizaje

The Chancellor is championing an “enlightened approach” on language learning. During a recent visit uptown, New York City...
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Charter penalized for buildout failure
Charter sancionada por falla en despliegue

They’re bombing on the buildout. The state’s Public Service Commission (PSC) has ordered Charter Communications Inc...
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“We need to be doing better.”
“Tenemos que estar mejor.”

The fight continues. The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) and mental health advocates held rallies at hospitals across the boroughs...
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Claim Your Funds
Reclame sus fondos

New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli’s office oversees more than 39 million unclaimed funds accounts valued at $15.5 billion until...
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‎”We need action”
“Necesitamos acción”

Where did the prayers go? Two years after one of the deadliest mass shootings in the country’s history, where 49 lives and their families were...
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Finish 50-a
Terminar con la 50-a

Háganlos públicos. Funcionarios electos, defensores de los derechos civiles y familiares de los asesinados por agentes de la policía se reunieron en...
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“It’s a feeling of hope”
“Es un sentimiento de esperanza”

The siblings are soaring. Four Northern Manhattan high school students in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City (BBBS of NYC) program were...
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Handshake agreement on city budget
Acuerdo de presupuesto de la ciudad

El alcalde Bill de Blasio y el presidente del Concejo Municipal, Corey Johnson, anunciaron un acuerdo de apretón de manos el lunes para un presupuesto...
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