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New York City Mayor and and presidential candidate Bill de Blasio joins a strikers at Miami International Airport Thursday, June 27, 2019. During his speech, he said the Spanish slogan “Hasta la Victoria, siempre!” a phrase associated with revolutionary leader Che Guevara and a rally cry for Fidel Castro. That drew criticism in a city heavily influenced by exiles who fled Fidel Castro’s government. (AP Photo/Marcus Lim)
June 28, 2019 - 4:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the Cuban and Nicaraguan revolutions have gone astray. De Blasio was asked to comment on the governments of the two Latin American countries on Friday, a day after he was criticized for quoting a Cuban revolutionary slogan in Miami. The mayor...
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January 04, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Council Speaker Corey Johnson unveiled the city's plan for half price MetroCards Friday.
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November 19, 2018 - 5:03 pm
Peters, the commissioner of the agency that investigates waste and malfeasance in New York City government said Monday that he was pressured to not release critical reports by Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration and then fired under false pretexts.
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November 19, 2018 - 1:30 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio takes the wraps off another city plan Monday to make repairs at NYCHA buildings where residents have complained for years about lack of heat and hot water, leaks, lead paint exposure and rodent infestations.Mayor deblasio is set to announce a new plan for nycha....And it's...
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Long Island City
Press Association
November 14, 2018 - 7:59 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo rolled out the welcome mat for Amazon after it announced its plans to open its new headquarters in Queens – but some critics want that welcome mat rolled back up.
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October 08, 2018 - 5:53 pm
A spokesman for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has called President Donald Trump "clueless" for reviving criticism of Chicago and encouraging more stop-and-frisks by police. Mayor Bill de Blasio also called out Trump for his comments and tweeted he was "wrong again."
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Dreamstime
August 16, 2018 - 8:44 am
The de Blasio administration has reportedly completed a three-year long investigation into city yeshivas accused of failing to teach students basic academics. But sources tell the Daily News there is no word on its conclusion.
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Marijuana
Dreamstime
June 19, 2018 - 11:08 am
With a report from the New York State Health Commissioner recommending legalization of marjiuana, the city is planning to dial down enforcement of marijuana laws.
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Eric Schneiderman
AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File
May 08, 2018 - 6:38 pm
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who held himself out as a champion of women and a liberal foil to President Donald Trump, is resigning from office after four women accused him of physical violence during intimate encounters.
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Juliet Papa
March 26, 2018 - 12:59 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City councilman Ritchie Torres says Mayor Bill de Blasio is taking a page right out of President Trump's playbook with his attacks on the Department of Investigation. Torres wants to require council approval before the mayor can fire DOI Commissioner Mark Peters. He...
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