Tag Archives: Politics/Government

UC Recap – September 24 – September 29

Have you had a Dyckman Beer lately? Not only are you repping your neighborhood with every sip, you are also supporting a company that has...

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State Assembly holds hearing on arts impact
Se celebra audiencia sobre impacto en las artes

8.8 million. That is the reported number of Broadway tickets purchased by individuals living outside of New York last year. The Great White...
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Comptroller admits error on affordable housing report
Contralor admite error en informe de vivienda asequible

Oops, he had to do it again. New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer revealed that there was a major calculation error on a report his office...
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Raise the Age law now in effect
Ley “Aumentar la Edad” ahora en efecto

Están fuera. Todos los jóvenes de 16 y 17 años fueron trasladados de las instalaciones correccionales de Rikers Island, anunció el alcalde...
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Subway Survey
Encuesta de metro

Speak, straphanger. Subway riders will have the chance to sound off about their commute during the City Council’s second annual...
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Ayotzinapa

September 26th marks four years since 43 students from the Ayotzinapa Teachers’ College in Guerrero, Mexico were forcibly disappeared...
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Migrant farm workers file class-action lawsuit
Trabajadores agrícolas migrantes presentan demanda colectiva

El Centro de Justicia Laboral de Nueva York ha presentado una demanda en el Tribunal de Distrito de los Estados Unidos en nombre...
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Bodies on the Line
Cuerpos en la línea

Los 14 de Delancey. Manifestantes se reunieron en el Museo Tenement del Lower East Side en la calle Delancey para pedir a la administración Trump...
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Second Annual Riders Response Transit Tour
Segundo recorrido anual de Riders Respond Transit

The Second Annual Riders Respond Transit Tour with NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez is...
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$27.5 million settlement with abuse victims
Acuerdo de $ 27.5 millones con víctimas de abuso

The New York Diocese of Brooklyn has reached a $27.5 million settlement with four young men who were sexually abused as boys...
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Hurting on the Hill
Corto en el Capitolio

Woeful. A new report examining the racial diversity among top staff of the U.S. House of Representatives finds that personnel levels fall...
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Expanded Right to Counsel bill introduced
Presentado el proyecto de ley ampliado

Se necesitan leyes más fuertes. Los concejales que han presentado una nueva legislación diseñada para fortalecer la ley de "Derecho a...
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