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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Lobbying firm employed by BQX project very prolific in lobbying City Council [CORRECTED]

Lobbying firm employed by BQX project very prolific in lobbying City Council [CORRECTED]

The lobbying firm employed by supporters of the proposed BQX street car service has a prolific history of lobbying the New York City Council, a review of State lobbying records shows.

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de Blasio, Torres, Stringer mum about legal fees paid by NYCHA regarding Federal investigation

de Blasio, Torres, Stringer mum about legal fees paid by NYCHA regarding Federal investigation

The offices of Mayor Bill de Blasio, Councilmember Ritchie Torres, and Comptroller Scott Stringer are refusing to release information about the amount of legal fees paid by the New York City Housing Authority regarding the reported Federal investigation into living condition standards.

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