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NYC Mayor Eric Adams hosts Lunar New Year celebration

[Source] Mayor Eric Adams hosted a Lunar New Year celebration with the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community in New York City, where they welcomed the Year of the Dragon. What happened: The reception was supposed to be held at Gracie Mansion, the official residence of New York City’s mayor, but had to be […]

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NYC slashing spending on asylum seeker services by another 10%, Mayor Adams says

NEW YORK — Drastic budget cuts across several city agencies are now canceled.  Mayor Eric Adams said new savings on the cost of sheltering migrants will allow him to restore planned budget cuts and lift a hiring freeze.  He’s now the budget magician of City Hall. With an apparent wave of a magic wand, Adams has made […]

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The Point: Battle over Mayor Eric Adams’ control of NYC schools and how Tom Suozzi’s win will impact future races

The Point There’s a tug-of-war in Albany. New York City Mayor Eric Adams wants an extension of his control over the city’s schools, but he has some powerful opponents.  Talking Points Michael Mulgrew is head of the powerful teachers union. He’s lobbying state lawmakers to chip away at the mayor’s absolute control of New York City […]

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Interview: Mayor Adams on East Village migrant crisis, Washington Square drug scene, e-bikes, outdoor dining, closing Rikers Island

BY THE VILLAGE SUN | We asked. The mayor answered. The Village Sun recently had a virtual interview with Mayor Adams as part of his ongoing series of weekly Q&A’s with different members of the city’s ethnic and community media. The Zoom lasted around 25 minutes, during which we were able to ask a handful […]

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What’s next for How Many Stops Act following City Council vote? | #citycouncil

What’s next for How Many Stops Act following City Council vote? – CBS New York Watch CBS News The New York City Council voted Tuesday to override Mayor Eric Adams’ veto of the bill that requires police officers to document all interactions with the public. CBS New York’s Natalie Duddridge reports. Be the first to […]

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Mayor Eric Adams’ stance on How Many Stops Act may be about 2025 re-election, political experts say

NEW YORK — With the City Council set to vote Tuesday to override Mayor Eric Adams’ veto of a controversial police reporting bill, supporters of the legislation took to the streets Monday in a leafletting campaign to convince New Yorkers they’re right and he’s wrong. It’s the showdown at the O.K. Corral. The mayor is […]

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Adams pulls off council police ride-along in bid to kill cop bill | #citycouncil

Metro By Haley Brown and Jorge Fitz-Gibbon Published Jan. 28, 2024, 3:29 p.m. ET Mayor Eric Adams took a group of City Council members on a police ride-along Saturday night, hoping to sway the lawmakers to kill a controversial cop bill. Mayor Eric Adams took a crew of City Council members on police patrol over […]

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Mayor Eric Adams: There’s No Stopping New York City

Mayor Eric Adams unveiled his tailored blueprint for the working-class residents of New York City at the Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture at Hostos Community College in the Bronx. Having assumed office two years ago, Adams has been focused on enhancing public safety, revitalizing the city’s economy, and fostering a more sustainable urban […]

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Mayor Eric Adams: There’s No Stopping New York City

Mayor Eric Adams unveiled his tailored blueprint for the working-class residents of New York City at the Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture at Hostos Community College in the Bronx. Having assumed office two years ago, Adams has been focused on enhancing public safety, revitalizing the city’s economy, and fostering a more sustainable urban […]

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Mayor Adams, City Councilmembers & media join NYPD for ride-along

Mayor Adams, City Councilmembers & media join NYPD for ride-along – CBS New York Watch CBS News Mayor Eric Adams invited elected officials and the media on a ride-along with police Saturday night in an effort to defend his veto of the How Many Stops Act. CBS New York’s Jennifer Bisram joined them. Read more: […]

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