Category Archives: – Federal government

I am confused about British politics

June 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I wrote the following email to some friends, and Sir Michael Rawlins, one of my few UK contacts, replied.

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BPCA Chairman Mehiel thumbs his nose at local electeds, state law, and The Constitution by refusing to allow public Q&A

June 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Just when you thought the BPCA executives could not be any more foolish, Chairman Dennis

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Federal court refuses to dismiss lawsuit by Kirk Swanson against the BPCA

June 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD The federal lawsuit against the BPCA, brought by former BPCA executive Kirk Swanson, passed

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Which is more costly to build?: The new Panama Canal or the Oculus PATH station?

June 22, 2016- When I read this NYT article on the new Panama canal going in, I was astonished to see

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NYPD Commissioner Bratton fights to spin and save his job

June 21, 2016- The Post reports that Democrats vying to replace the House seat vacated by Charles Rangel are calling for NYPD Commissioner Bratton to resign.

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The U.S. needs to overhaul Homeland Security and the DOJ

Update June 18, 2016-I told you so. In my essay, below, I made controversial statement that President

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Local electeds again demand change at the BPCA

June 10, 2016- Press release

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Exclusive: New York Court Disciplinary Committee to investigate BPCA lawyers Shari Hyman and Seema Singh

June 10, 2016- by Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV previously reported how a federal judge found allegations of violating city, state, and federal

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Exclusive: Are the BPCA bonds risky junk with AAA ratings?

May 10, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD First, BatteryPark.TV heard this from a man involved in various waterfront properties of the state.

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Federal judge paints BPCA lawyer Seema Singh as a law breaker

June 9, 2016- In the recent decision by federal judge J. Paul Oetken, in the Swanson v BPCA case, it makes one

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NYT speculates that key witness has flipped against Mayor de Blasio in the federal investigations

June 9, 2016- The NYT reports that a key figure central to all of the citywide corruption scandals

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Bernie Sanders either outright defeated, or essentially tied, Hillary in every one of the 6 states last night except for super-corrupt New Jersey

June 8, 2016- Bernie Sanders either outright defeated, or essentially tied, Hillary in every one of the

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Federal prosecutor who convicted Sheldon Silver takes private sector job

Update June 7, 2016- The Post is finally reporting on the departure of Arlo Devlin-Brown. BatteryPark.TV

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BatteryPark.TV endorses Bernie Sanders

Update April 2, 2016- Bernie will win the big state of Wisconsin, which might give him momentum

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This is why more than half of Americans view Obama as a bad president

May 29, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Wait a second. This is Memorial Day weekend and President Obama timed his apology tour to Hiroshima, Japan for now?

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45 years ago, a humble man from Ohio landed on the moon

July 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Forty-five-years ago tomorrow (July 20th, 1969), Neil Armstrong became the first human to step onto the moon, with his poignant and profound proclamation,

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The faces you will see for 8 years if Hillary Clinton is elected

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What is the difference between organized crime and the Cuomo/de-Blasio administrations?

May 5, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD In the news today was just the latest story about U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara finding another

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Letter: Ex-Margaret Chin campaign manager, embroiled in election fraud suit, now works for Brooklyn DA

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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I hope someone makes a documentary about the “Stop Trump” movement

May 14, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD I hope someone makes a documentary about the “Stop Trump” movement. Regardless of your

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