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  • Cuomo Wants To Bolster Police-Community Relations
    A proposal released Tuesday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo is meant to bolster relations between local police agencies and the communities. The move would empower Attorney General Letitia James’s office to help improve police-community relations and provide…
    - 7 Jan 20, 5:25pm -
  • Barclay Elected Assembly Republican Leader
    Republican Will Barclay on Tuesday was elected the leader of the state Assembly, taking the top post of the minority conference in the chamber. He was unanimously elected. “I am enormously proud of the work the Assembly Minority Conference has done…
    - 7 Jan 20, 3:25pm -
  • Advocates Push Back Against Rolling Back Bail Law
    Advocates for overhauling New York’s criminal justice laws are pushing back against the growing effort to alter the newly enacted cash bail law. Democratic state lawmakers over the last several weeks have been slammed by Republicans, law enforcemen…
    - 7 Jan 20, 12:25pm -
  • Fiscal Policy Institute Releases 2020 Proposals
    The progressive Fiscal Policy Institute on Tuesday released its economic plan that called for higher taxes on the rich and an expansion of family tax credits. The group also backed increasing aid to municipalities as a way of reducing property taxes…
    - 7 Jan 20, 10:53am -
  • Progressive Jewish Groups: Keep Bail Law In Place
    From the Morning Memo: Momentum to alter the state’s new cash bail law has sped up in recent weeks amid a spate of anti-Semitic hate crimes targeting Jews in the New York City metropolitan area. Democratic lawmakers are backing changes that would a…
    - 7 Jan 20, 5:40am -
  • Upstate Business Group Releases 2020 Agenda
    From the Morning Memo: The business-aligned Unshackle Upstate on Tuesday released a 2020 agenda that focuses on opposing both the creation of single-payer health and expanding the prevailing wage while also backing more workforce development investme…
    - 7 Jan 20, 5:40am -
  • Here And Now
    Good morning and happy Tuesday! Here’s the news. Happening today: Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in Albany with nothing public planned. Mayor de Blasio is in New York City and has no public events scheduled. At 10 a.m., Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul will deliver rem…
    - 7 Jan 20, 5:18am -
  • Paulin Backs Judicial Disrection For Bail Law
    Assemblywoman Amy Paulin became the latest Democrat in the state Legislature on Monday to back an alteration to the state’s newly enacted cash bail law by adding a judicial discretion component to the legislation. Paulin, a Westchester County lawma…
    - 6 Jan 20, 4:46pm -
  • Cuomo Calls Bail Law Changes ‘A Work In Progress’
    Potential adjustments could be made to the state’s newly enacted bail law changes, which end requiring cash bail for misdemeanors and non-violent felony charges, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday said in New York City. His comments further cracked open t…
    - 6 Jan 20, 2:20pm -
  • New York Has A New Open Government Director
    Shoshanah Bewlay has been appointed the new executive director of the state Committee on Open Government, the state Department of State on Monday announced. Bewlay previously served as the general counsel and chief legal officer of the state Office o…
    - 6 Jan 20, 11:53am -

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  • REISMAN COLUMN: Who Won the Debate And Why
    Before the first verbal punches were thrown in the 95-minute presidential debate Monday night, I asked a cross-section of 11 political observers to judge the candidates’ performances and assign them an overall letter grade. The grades are in. Read…
    - 27 Sep 16, 4:57pm -
  • Pay Hikes For Pols?
    Few things will incite riot in the taxpaying populace faster than a plan to raise the salaries of its elected leaders. It taps that peculiar American vein of boiling resentment against the political class, which in this surly Trumpian Age is often an…
    - 12 Sep 16, 10:38am -
  • REISMAN: Ethics… What’s That?
    A funny thing happened on the way to a new and improved ethics law in Westchester County. The law was hijacked and held hostage by political opportunists, people who, for whatever selfish reasons, have put themselves ahead of the principle of good go…
    - 1 Aug 16, 10:44am -

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  • Harlem startup backed by $12M from Citi, Mastercard aims to close racial wealth gap one bank fee at a time
    MoCaFi, a Harlem-based digital banking company, now has the backing of both Citigroup and Mastercard in its mission to close the racial wealth gap.  The fintech startup has closed a $12 million...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 13 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 2:58pm -
  • Available Manhattan office space hits record high once again
    The pandemic is continuing to wreak havoc on Manhattan’s office market, with availability rates in the borough for February hitting yet another record high.The availability rate in the borough...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 14 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 2:13pm -
  • Blackstone CEO Schwarzman reaped at least $610M in 2020
    Blackstone Group Chief Executive Stephen Schwarzman took home at least $610 million in 2020. That was 20 times more than JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon, but only the third most remunerative year in the past...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 14 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 2:04pm -
  • City will restart $17B in construction projects, de Blasio says
    New York City is restarting $17 billion in construction projects, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday.“We are going to get fully back to work with a host of major construction projects, capital...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 15 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 1:19pm -
  • Cuomo sorry for remarks aide 'misinterpreted' as harassment
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo acknowledged for the first time Sunday that some of his behavior with women "may have been insensitive or too personal,” and said he would cooperate with a sexual harassment...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 15 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 12:29pm -
  • Democrats shelve minimum wage tax plan to speed work on stimulus
    Senate Democrats are jettisoning a proposal to use the tax code to penalize corporations that don’t raise the minimum wage for their lowest-paid workers in an effort to keep President Joe Biden’s...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 16 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 12:10pm -
  • Wall Street is set to learn how tough Biden’s watchdogs will be
    President Joe Biden’s plans for a new era of tough Wall Street oversight will take center stage this week when two of his top regulator picks face questions from Senate Banking Committee members at a...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 16 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 11:56am -
  • Albany foot-dragging is jeopardizing $1.3B in housing support
    Families in every neighborhood of the five boroughs behind on their rent payments should circle Sept. 30 on their calendars. That’s the day the U.S. Department of the Treasury will take back New...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 18 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 9:56am -
  • As March rolls in, so do optimistic signs for the city's anticipated recovery
    There are signs that things are beginning to shift in the city.In addition to the hastening of spring, felt in the uptick in temperatures last week, New York is taking baby steps toward a greater...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 20 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 8:15am -
  • The post-brunch open house is dead, but deals still get made during the pandemic
    Morgan Lydon was frustrated. The Compass agent had moved from New York to Florida in the spring after realizing that quarantining with a golden retriever in a small apartment wouldn't be practical,...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 20 hours ago 1 Mar 21, 8:00am -

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