Category Archives: – Politics

BPCA board approves construction for unnecessary “office space” in 200 Rector Place

March 22, 2017- by Steven E. Greer Recall, during the January BPCA board meet, a bit of kabuki theater played out when the Chairman/CEO

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Trump’s CIA will be smarter than Obama’s

January 22, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD President Trump’s pick to head the CIA, Mike Pompeo, finished first in his class at West Point and

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My city in ruins

March 19, 2017- by Steven Greer I recently read Bruce Springsteen’s autobiography and became a fan. One of his best albums is

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Obama stooges try to stage a coup of the Trump administration

Update March 4, 2017- The plot thickens. President Trump has announced that President

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The Feds and Manhattan DA refuse to prosecute Mayor de Blasio

March 16, 2017- Despite a state grand jury and a second federal grand jury to deliberate whether

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Will Ole Shelly Silver walk?

March 15, 2017- Only in the state of New York can a convicted congressman like Michael Grimm think about running

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U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara gets fired after refusing to resign

March 11, 2017- The NYT reports that Mr. Bharara was refusing to step down. But minutes later,

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Head of NYC GOP, Adele Malpass, is a StopTrump swamp dweller

March 8, 2017- We received this tip. It is an email sent to all local GOP county leaders rebelling against Adele Malpass.

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The time I hosted a fundraiser with President Trump

February 10, 2016- I had forgotten all about this. Note the list of Vice Chairs.

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Danny Meyer expands into DC with a second Union Square Cafe

March 2, 2017- A Washington paper reports, “Capitol Crossing—the massive project rising over I-395 between

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Watch Nancy Pelosi refuse to applaud President Trump’s comments on job creation.

March 1, 2017- Watch Nancy Pelosi refuse to applaud President Trump’s comments on job creation.

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Criminal charges soon to be filed against Mayor de Blasio?

Update February 25, 2017- Preet’s prosecutors grilled de Blasio for four hours in their office yesterday.

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Tip of the Week: Don’t mess with a federal judge

February 5, 2017- by Steven E. Greer As viewers of BPTV know, I am in a federal legal battle with the BPCA and Howard Milstein

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Tribeca home values are double that of BPC

December 14, 2016- A local news site reported on a proprietary database of home listings and pointed

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Valar morghulis

September 21, 2016-  Valar morghulis

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BatteryPark.TV wins major victory in federal lawsuit against the BPCA and Howard Milstein

Update January 17, 2017- The BPCA has fired its entire legal team and replaced it with a firm

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Governor Cuomo’s MTA needs to be killed

January 2, 2017- by Steven E. Greer The national media’s New-York-Centricities were on full display as they gave national attention to an insignificant extension

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Anti-Trump protests today in Battery Park

January 29th, 2017- Some anti-Trump protestors are meeting now in the Battery, which they incorrectly

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Protestors swarm Goldman Sachs headquarters

January 20, 2017- Protesting Trump’s appointment of several Goldman Sachs alumni to his cabinet, people

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Video proof that the media is spewing propaganda to downplay attendance of the Trump inauguration

January 26, 2017

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