Posts Tagged ‘Jerrold Nadler’

INVESTIGATION INTO NYPD CONDUCT WITH OCCUPY WALL STREET

Written by Marissa Maier on . Posted in Breaking News

NADLER CALLS FOR FULL INVESTIGATION OF NYPD CONDUCT ON OWS   Jerrold Nadler, congressman and Occupy Wall Street supporter, is asking for a full investigation of law enforcements conduct toward peaceful protestors and media persons at Zuccotti Park and the Brooklyn Bridge march.  In a letter to the Attorney General, Nadler insists that on several [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

SAFETY CONCERNS ARISE AT OWS

Written by admin on . Posted in News Our Town Downtown

Wall Street OWS MASS LETTER DELIVERY Organized by OccupyTheBoardRoom.org and OWS Direct Action, a mass march took place on Friday, Oct. 28. Protesters, including foreclosure victims, unemployed New Yorkers and students with debt, split into two groups and marched from Bryant Park, delivering letters “from the 99 percent to the 1 percent” at the headquarters [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

Interactive Map Shows City’s Most Dangerous Streets for Pedestrians

Written by admin on . Posted in News Our Town Downtown

TEACHERS UNITE FOR BETTER FOOD If you happen to see roughly 1,000 New York City schoolteachers flocking to the Broadway building of the United Federation of Teachers the morning of Saturday, Oct. 22, do not be alarmed—The Food Bank for New York City is just hosting its annual daylong nutrition education training program at 52 [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

Minority Report

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit

After GOP’s House takeover, Nadler lays out agenda By Dan Rivoli Rep. Jerrold Nadler may have won re-election to his Upper West Side-based district with a lopsided 75 percent of the vote. But the “shellacking”—in the words of President Barack Obama—Democrats took on Election Day throughout the country sent Nadler back to a familiar place: [&hellip
[ read more... ]

2 Comments

NADLER SELLS HEALTH CARE BILL

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

Across the nation, Democratic members of Congress defended their support for health care reform to constituents during the Easter recess. But while many Democrats in more conservative districts stuck their necks out by voting for the historic bill, Rep. Jerrold Nadler is defending the legislation to liberal Upper West Side voters who believe it didn’t [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

Nadler Sells Health Care Bill to West Siders

Written by admin on . Posted in Blog, Politics

Across the nation, Democratic members of Congress are defending their support for health care reform to constituents during the Easter recess. But while many Democrats in more conservative districts stuck their necks out by voting for the historic bill, Rep. Jerrold Nadler is defending the legislation to liberal Upper West Side voters who believe it [&hellip
[ read more... ]

2 Comments

West Side School Picked for PCB Removal

Written by admin on . Posted in Blog, News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

P.S. 199 will be part of a study to target and remove PCBs, a cancer-causing substance, throughout public schools in the five boroughs. Two years ago, the man-made chemical was found in the Upper West Side school, at 270 W. 70th St. between West End and Amsterdam avenues. An investigation revealed that the school was [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

..