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LONG ISLAND GETS SOME AFTER-SCHOOL MONEY

Governor Cuomo Announces $2.8 Million Awarded to Expand After-School Programs on Long Island Funding Supports the Creation of 1,762 Additional Slots Through the Empire State After-School Program - An ...
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TAKE ANGELO'S SURVEY

PLEASE IGNORE IF YOU ALREADY COMPLETED THE SURVEY FILL OUT THIS 10-MINUTE SURVEY NiLP National Latino Opinion Leaders Survey The NiLP Report (November 16, 2017) To download the survey, click here ...
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SMALL BUSINESSES ARE UPBEAT

U.S. Small-Business Owners Still Upbeat, but Worried About Hiring by Coleen McMurray and Frank Newport Story Highlights Optimism down slightly from last quarter's 10-year high Owners cite ...
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MTA NEEDS CASH OR IT'S IN TROUBLE

New Funding Needed for MTA Improvements to Prevent Unplanned Fare and Toll Hikes If new funding sources for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) are not identified, the authority may have ...
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REPUBLICANS ARE RETIRING

Lucas, Republicans are scared. This year, 1​7 congressional Republicans have announced they're retiring or resigning, ​four of them in November alone. That's not a coincidence. Republicans are ...
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HELP PRO-CHOICE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN

Lucas, Electing the first openly LGBTQ women, first Latinas, and first Asian American women to the Virginia House of Delegates last week — all of them first-time candidates — wasn't an ...
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TALK ABOUT GOOD GOVERNMENT, TOMORROW

TOMORROW -- MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19th: Join Citizens Union and New York Law School, along with co-sponsors League of Women Voters of the City of New York, NYPIRG and Reinvent Albany for the good ...
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RECEPTION FOR GUSTAVO

Friends, We would be grateful for your support and to have you with us, for a special upcoming NYC reception: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 6:00pm-8:00pm Attendee: $250 Friend: $500 | Supporter: $1,000 ...
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THEIR WOMEN WON BIG

Lucas, Our women won BIG last week — and it wasn't by luck or chance. Last Tuesday's elections proved that when women put their names on ballots and have the resources to bring their ...
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BUILDING MORE AFFORDABLE NYC HOUSING

Housing New York 2.0: Mayor de Blasio Releases New Road Map to Build and Preserve 300,000 Affordable Homes Plan accelerates and expands production, fights tenant displacement, creates more homes for ...
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#TRUMPTAXSCAM

Lucas, On November 2, Republicans unveiled the language of the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" (or as we call it, the #TrumpTaxScam). At the heart of the bill are huge giveaways to corporations and ...
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MARRIOTT'S TIMESHARE CHICANERY CONTINUES

Engineering the law: Marriott Vacations Worldwide's class-action timeshare battle Jason Garcia | As a lawsuit against Marriott Vacations wound its way through the courts, the company and the ...
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FLIP MORE STATE SEATS

Republicans control 32 state legislatures. But if Election Day 2017 is any indication, that number may soon drop. That's bad news for Republicans who need 34 states on board to call a ...
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TROLLING THE SHIT OUT OF US?

Lucas, It's official, the super rich are trolling the shit out of us. The newly leaked Paradise Papers essentially gives us the playbook for how rich folk stay rich by stashing and stowing away ...
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GOOD ON THE ECONOMY ....

Trump Rated Best on Economy, Weaker on Other Issues by Megan Brenan Story Highlights 45% approve of Trump's handling of the economy, 51% disapprove Approval of handling of North Korea down 10 ...
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THEY DON'T WANT TO LOSE KATE

Lucas, When Kate Brown announced she was running for re-election, EMILY's List was proud to stand with her. Kate has been a leading example of what we can do when we elect women governors: In just ...
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TOUGHER ON GUNS

More Now Favor New Gun Laws Over Stricter Enforcement by Lydia Saad Story Highlights Given the choice, a slim majority in U.S. now prefer new gun laws Slightly fewer, 47%, favor stricter enforcement ...
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ANDREW WANTS THESE PLACES PROTECTED

Governor Cuomo Announces 21 Properties Recommended to State and National Registers of Historic Places New York Continues to Lead the Way in Recognizing Diverse History Governor Andrew M. Cuomo ...
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DEMS STEPPED UP

Lucas, What a difference a year makes. Last year, we were mourning the results of the 2016 election. Today, we are celebrating a Democratic sweep in state and local elections across the country. That ...
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CHUCK A BUCK

Lucas, Republicans better look out for a big wave coming in 2018. The results in Virginia and across the country are proof that voters are ready to reject the Trump agenda. And if we keep this up next ...
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PRIVATE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES

DiNapoli: Public Authorities Borrow and Spend Billions With Limited Transparency, Accountability Comptroller Calls for Fiscal and Procurement Reforms Public authorities in New York have accumulated ...
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IMPEACH JEFF SESSIONS

Lucas, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is a liar. His perjury before the Senate helped obscure the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia. He is not fit to be the country’s chief law enforcement ...
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PUERTO RICO UPDATE

Puerto Rico Crisis Update The NiLP Report More than 900 Dead? The top news, as far we are concerned, about the crisis in Puerto Rico is the revelation that the Island government had 917 bodies ...
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UNHAPPY WITH THE STATE OF THE U.S.

A Year After Election, Fewer Satisfied With State of U.S. by Jeffrey M. Jones Story Highlights 21% satisfied with direction of the U.S., down from 28% a year ago Americans are more confident in the ...
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