Category Archives: – City government

Ex-Margaret Chin campaign manager embroiled in election fraud suit

May 22, 2016- Letter to the Editor by Jonathan Chan On Page 9, paragraph # 24, of the New York Supreme Court complaint accusing Gigi Li of fraud, “Yuan Yang”

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City Council’s Margaret Chin tries to skirt term limit laws and run for third term

June 23, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Sheldon Silver protégé Margaret Chin is running for a third term on City Council. There is only one problem:

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Margaret Chin accused of betraying community in favor of Howard Hughes real estate

July 14, 2014- The Amsterdam Market at the Seaport is over, and the founder blames City Councilwoman Margaret Chin. In a blast email, Robert LaValva wrote,

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Federal Complaint Filed Against Mayor de Blasio and Margaret Chin

June 28, 2017- Click here for the actual PDF complaint

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Letter: Prominent BPC resident endorses Aaron Foldenauer for city council

Dear Editor: I am writing this letter to urge my neighbors to vote this Tuesday for Aaron Foldenauer for New York City

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New Poll: Aaron Foldenauer runs away with NYC City Council District 1 race

September 12, 2017- Our poll was accurate in predicting that Dashia Imperiale would come in

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Will Aaron Foldenauer defeat Margaret Chin for City Council?

August 10, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I had lunch with City Council candidate Aaron Foldenauer and realized something. He might win.

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City Council candidate Aaron Foldenauer gives the BPCA an earful

The three new BPCA board members, far right, as City Council candidate Aaron Foldenauer speaks August 15, 2017- by Steven E. Greer City Council candidate Aaron Foldenauer attended the BPCA board meeting and spoke during the

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City Council candidate Margaret Chin fails to show up for televised debate

August 18, 2017- by Steven Greer We have previously reported how Margaret Chin might very well lose her bid to become a three-term

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Margaret Chin wants judge to take it easy on convicted murderer

February 19, 2016- This is why the City Council and State Assembly Districts should be redrawn

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Brookfield’s security company, Mulligan, takes over patrols of North Cove Marina

August 6, 2017- I walked the parks today and did not see a single Allied Barton “ambassador”

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This is why we have rats, folks

Update July 12, 2017- Did the city listen to BPTV? The new plan to reduce rats will include a

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The fancy subway entrance by Four Seasons

August 5, 2017- When you are Larry Silverstein, you get special subway entrances.

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How does a millionaire like Jeff Galloway enjoy rent-subsidized apartments in Gateway?

(4000 people have read this as of December 10, 2016) Update March 11, 2016- New York State Comptroller DiNapoli is going after wealthy people who

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Don’t F with Greer

August 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD As viewers know, I have been the lead gardener in the public garden space on Albany Street.

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How far left is City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito?

May 26, 2017- How far left and out of touch is the New York City government? Look no further than Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. The Post reports, “Throughout her career in public life,

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Dan Squadron resigns from State Senate

August 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Yesterday, I was walking across City Hall Park and literally bumped into Dan Squadron. I told him

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Crazy guy baptizes himself in City Hall park fountain

August 6, 2017- Mayor de Blasio’s city

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No sex in the champagne room anymore at Remix

Update April 4, 2017- There is literally no sex in the campaign room at Remix anymore, folks. The SLA revoked

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New York is worse than one year ago

August 6, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I am going to fire my secretary. For some reason, he thought it would be a good idea to needlessly stay in

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