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Bernie Sanders and Jumaane Williams
Bernie Sanders campaign
David Caplan
January 02, 2020 - 5:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday snagged the endorsement of a high-ranking New York City official: Public Advocate Jumaane Williams. "After months of great deliberation, I'm proud to once again announce my endorsement of Sen. @BernieSanders...
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Kimberly Dole
September 09, 2019 - 1:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) - - First Lady Chirlane McCray, Public Advocate Jumaane Williams and other advocate groups rallied at City Hall on Monday, in favor of a bill that would give mandatory paid personal time to New Yorkers. Advocates for the bill are calling on the City Council to pass a law that...
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Mike Montone
April 09, 2019 - 3:25 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The New York City Council has passed a bill that would bar employers from requiring pre-employment marijuana tests. WEB EXTRA: Curious about legal pot in the Garden State? Checkout our High State Area series and get up to speed Bloomberg Law reports, the bill passed Tuesday...
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February 26, 2019 - 9:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Democrat Jumaane Williams won the special election Tuesday night for New York City public advocate. A large field of candidates sought the position of city public advocate in a pricey special election. The new public advocate replaces Letitia James, who is now the state attorney...
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February 26, 2019 - 11:00 am
A large field of candidates are vying for the position of city public advocate in a special election Tuesday.
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November 29, 2018 - 10:52 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There is new opposition to Amazon's plan to build another headquarters in Long Island City. RELATED: Midtown Amazon store stormed by protestors on Cyber Monday | Anti-Amazon messages fill Long Island City week after deal announced | Cuomo doubles down, says Amazon HQ will...
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Jumaane Williams
The Journal News/USA Today
November 04, 2018 - 4:29 pm
Cameras reportedly caught City Councilman Jumaane Williams’ car speeding in school zones 18 times since 2016.
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