Mayor Bill de Blasio

Rikers Island
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July 12, 2019 - 3:53 pm
The de Blasio administration plans to shut down Rikers Island and replace it with four smaller borough-based jails, but Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday said he wasn’t a proponent of the plan.
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June 28, 2019 - 6:45 pm
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the Cuban and Nicaraguan revolutions have gone astray.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
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June 27, 2019 - 6:08 pm
New York City mayor and presidential candidate Bill de Blasio drew criticism today after shouting a Spanish slogan associated with Cuba's Communist revolution at a rally with Miami airport workers.
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Associated Press
June 27, 2019 - 9:27 am
Ten Democratic presidential hopefuls debated on stage Wednesday night for the first time.
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June 14, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday joined the call to ban all commercial helicopter traffic from Manhattan following Monday’s deadly crash in Midtown.
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Uber, Lyft driver
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June 12, 2019 - 3:29 pm
Months after Mayor Bill de Blasio halted the city from issuing new licenses for app-based for-hire vehicles, he has decided to make the limit permanent.
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May 31, 2019 - 1:28 pm
Proponents of legalizing recreational marijuana see hundreds of millions in tax revenue while opponents worry about public safety and health issues.
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Mayor paid time off
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May 28, 2019 - 12:20 pm
New York City is moving closer to requiring all employees in the five boroughs be given paid vacation or personal time.
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May 17, 2019 - 2:57 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio has officially hit the campaign trail by traveling to Iowa Friday but he’s denying reports that he’s neglecting his duties as mayor of New York.
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May 16, 2019 - 9:05 pm
New York City politicians aren’t necessarily welcoming a presidential run by Mayor Bill de Blasio.
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