As NYCHA residents freeze, are exposed to mold and lead, new, self-absorbed Council Speaker Corey Johnson : "We're going to have fun. I love to dance !"

As NYCHA residents freeze, are exposed to mold and lead, new, self-absorbed Council Speaker Corey Johnson : "We're going to have fun. I love to dance !"

Whilst NYCHA tenants live with no heat and are exposed to toxic mold and lead, New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, who has authority and discretion to set an aggressive oversight agenda of wayward City agencies, promises his leadership will focus on "fun" : "I love to dance !"

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Melissa Mark-Viverito, first Latin Council speaker, mum on support for Inez Barron, seeking to become first Black Council speaker

Melissa Mark-Viverito, first Latin Council speaker, mum on support for Inez Barron, seeking to become first Black Council speaker

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, who campaigned to make history four years ago as the first Latin Council speaker, is keeping mum about Councilmember Inez Barron's campaign to become the first Black Council speaker.

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From 2014 to 2016, NYCHA was party to over 25,000 annual legal actions regarding its public housing tenants

From 2014 to 2016, NYCHA was party to over 25,000 annual legal actions regarding its public housing tenants

The New York City Housing Authority has released records to Progress Queens in response to an open records request filed under the Freedom of Information Law, providing insight into how many legal actions the public housing agency has been engaged with vis-à-vis its tenants over the three years from 2014 to 2016.

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