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NOT LIKING NORTH KOREA

More Back U.S. Military Action vs. North Korea Than in 2003 by Lydia Saad Story Highlights 58% would back military action against North Korea if peaceful means fail Support is significantly higher ...
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HOW DEMS WIN

Lucas, "Now what?" The question so many of us were asking ourselves after Election Day. So in January, we marched. And at EMILY's List, we doubled down on what we do best — ...
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REVITALIZING THE CITY OF ROME

Governor Cuomo Announces City of Rome as $10 Million Mohawk Valley Region Winner of Second-Round Downtown Revitalization Initiative State to Collaborate with Mohawk Valley Regional Economic ...
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FIGHTING NEVADA'S RECALL EFFORT

Lucas, Last year, we helped turn the Nevada Legislature blue. Since then, Democrats have passed a wave of legislation to help women and families. Insurance coverage of birth control and mammograms is ...
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DON'T FOCUS ON YOUR BASE

Implications of President Trump's Focus on His Base by Frank Newport Social scientists have long been familiar with the important concept of the reference group -- a group individuals use as the ...
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MAKING MAJOR CORPORATIONS ACCOUNTABLE

Comptroller Stringer, NYC Pension Funds Launch National Boardroom Accountability Project Campaign — Version 2.0 Groundbreaking initiative escalates push for corporate board diversity, ...
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BAD WATER UP @ NIAGARA FALLS?

Governor Cuomo Directs DEC to Take Aggressive Actions to Hold Niagara Falls Water Board Accountable and Protect Water Quality DEC Will Require Water Board to Immediately Update Protocols and Provide ...
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WHERE DOES JDCA STAND ON THE ISRAEL ANTI-BOYCOTT ACT?

Where do they stand? Jewish Democrats recently launched a new organization, the Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA), which is a successor to the failed National Jewish Democratic Council ...
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HE'S FIGHTING TOXIC ALGAE

SCHUMER PUSHES BIPARTISAN PLAN TO COMBAT DANGEROUS TOXIC ALGAE SPREADS LIKE THOSE FOUND ON LI; FEDERAL TASK FORCE COULD DELIVER FED FUNDS TO LI WATERS—BUT IT REQUIRES CONGRESS TO ACT; PLAN SETS ...
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THEY'VE GOT SOME DACA FIXES

Reps Gutiérrez, Coffman Propose DACA Fixes By Rep. Gutierrez The NiLP Report Representative Mike Coffman [R-CO] and I (D-IL) recently sent a letter to the Department of Homeland Security and ...
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MILLIONS FOR ROCHESTER DATA SCIENCE CONSORTIUM

Governor Cuomo Announces $22.5 Million for Rochester Data Science Consortium Consortium Will Create More Than 180 New Jobs and Leverage at Least $285 Million in Federal and Private Funding Wegman ...
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THE CITY'S TECH SECTOR IS BOOMING

DiNapoli: New York City's Tech Sector Is Booming New York state's technology sector is the third largest and among the fastest growing in the nation, adding more than 57,000 jobs since the ...
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DIVIDED ON MIGRANTS

EU Most Divided in World on Acceptance of Migrants by Julie Ray, Anita Pugliese and Neli Esipova Story Highlights Migrant Acceptance Index scores range from 7.92 to 1.69 Biggest divides between ...
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NAME THE NEXT DESTROYER AFTER THIS GUY

SCHUMER: 50 YEARS AGO, UNSUNG IRISH IMMIGRANT—USMC CORP. PATRICK GALLAGHER—HAILING FROM LONG ISLAND, MADE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE FOR AMERICA IN VIETNAM; GALLAGHER WAS AWARDED PRESITGIOUS NAVY ...
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9 MILLION NEW YORKERS ARE WORKING

DiNapoli: Nine Million New Yorkers Employed, Highest Count Since 2008 Regional Growth Remains Uneven For the first time since the Great Recession, more than 9.1 million New Yorkers were working in ...
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TROTTING OUT TROTTENBERG

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT: 145th CityLaw Breakfast with DOT Commissioner Trottenberg The Center for New York City Law cordially invites you to a City Law Breakfast presenting Polly Trottenberg Commissioner, ...
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"BLACK SPOT" REMOVAL

NiLP Guest Commentary Trump's Policy of "Black Spot" Removal By Hector W. Soto The NiLP Report During the tyranny of apartheid in South Africa, there was the phenomenon of "black ...
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INVESTORS ARE CONFIDENT

U.S. Investor Optimism Rises Again, Hits 17-Year High by Jim Norman Story Highlights Index rises to +138, highest since +147 in September 2000 Hike is latest in 98-point rise since February 2016 68% ...
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STUDYING LATINOS

NiLP and 32BJ SEIU invite you to a forum on Studying Latino New York Social Science Approaches Used in Latinos in New York, 2nd Edition Wed., September 27, 2017 6:00-8:00 pm 25 West 18th Street, 5th ...
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GETTING RID OF AFFORDABLE CARE

Lucas, President Trump is playing with sabotage. He's threatened to withhold funds that go toward informing the public about available coverage in the Affordable Care Act and how they can enroll. ...
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$25 MILLION TO FIGHT THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC

Governor Cuomo Announces Distribution of $25 Million in Federal Funding to Address Opioid Crisis in New York State Funding Will Add and Expand Addiction Prevention, Treatment and Recovery Services in ...
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BLOCKING TRUMP'S TRANSGENDER BAN

Lucas – Ever since President Trump took to Twitter to announce his ban on transgender Americans from serving in our nation’s military, I’ve heard from brave transgender service ...
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NYC DREAMERS' DAYS

City Holds Day of Action to Bring Information and Resources to NYC's 30,000 Dreamers More than 200 volunteers fanned out across 31 neighborhoods to bring New Yorkers timely information on DACA and ...
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LATINO LEADERS NEED TO CONFRONT TRUMP

NiLP Guest Commentary Thoughts on Latino Strategy on The Trump Challenge By Zoilo Torres The NiLP Report As progressive Latinos on the political left we should think strategically when addressing the ...
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THESE ARE POLARIZING INDUSTRIES

Movie and Energy Industries Spawn Most-Polarized Views by Lydia Saad STORY HIGHLIGHTS Six in 10 Democrats vs. 35% of Republicans view movie industry positively Partisan gap toward movies is greatest ...
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