NY Mayor Eric Adams puts younger brother in charge of his security detail despite lingering ethics concerns

NY Mayor Eric Adams puts younger brother in charge of his security detail despite lingering ethics concerns

This post was originally published on this site NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Eric Adams is putting his younger brother in charge of his security detail, backing off a previous push to install him in a high-ranking NYPD post — but the switch up did not mollify government...

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Covid-19: Extra vaccine mandates come into force in New York City

Covid-19: Extra vaccine mandates come into force in New York City

This post was originally published on this siteThe measures include vaccine mandates for private-sector workers and children entering venues.

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New York City will allow 800,000 noncitizens to vote in local elections

New York City will allow 800,000 noncitizens to vote in local elections

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Rachel Martin talks to Ron Hayduk, a professor of political science at San Francisco State University, about New York City allowing noncitizen immigrants to vote in local elections.

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Supreme Court declines to block New York vaccine mandate

Supreme Court declines to block New York vaccine mandate

This post was originally published on this siteThe Supreme Court turned away two emergency requests Monday from health care workers, doctors and nurses in New York to block the state’s vaccine mandate.

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New York City gives noncitizens the right to vote in local elections

New York City gives noncitizens the right to vote in local elections

New York City gives noncitizens the right to vote in local elections

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De Blasio imposes sweeping vaccine requirement on New York businesses

De Blasio imposes sweeping vaccine requirement on New York businesses

This post was originally published on this siteNEW YORK — All New Yorkers who work in the city’s private sector will have to be vaccinated against Covid-19 under a new measure Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday — a “first-in-the-nation” mandate that would take effect four days before he leaves...

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New York City expected to give some voting rights to noncitizens

New York City expected to give some voting rights to noncitizens

This post was originally published on this siteNoncitizens would be able to vote in local elections, but not for president, members of Congress or in the state elections.

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NYC to impose vaccine mandate on private sector employers; strict travel rules begin as US cases climb: COVID-19 updates

NYC to impose vaccine mandate on private sector employers; strict travel rules begin as US cases climb: COVID-19 updates

This post was originally published on this siteA vaccine mandate for private-sector workers across New York City will take effect this month, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced. Latest COVID news.     

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Democrat Max Rose Announced A Comeback Campaign For His Old House Seat

Democrat Max Rose Announced A Comeback Campaign For His Old House Seat

This post was originally published on this siteThe Staten Island Democrat is hoping for a rematch with Rep. Nicole Malliotakis for the only New York City seat held by a Republican. View Entire Post ›

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Incoming NYC mayor on businesses accepting bitcoin: ‘We’re going to look at it’

Incoming NYC mayor on businesses accepting bitcoin: ‘We’re going to look at it’

This post was originally published on this siteNew York City Mayor-elect Eric Adams (D) on Sunday said he is “going to look at” potentially encouraging businesses to accept cryptocurrency as a form of payment, after the incoming mayor made headlines last week when he said he will take his…

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