Posts Tagged ‘Jerrold Nadler’

REC CENTER GETS REVAMPED

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With railings being held together by duct tape, the 59th Street Recreational Center is in desperate need of renovation. Luckily, construction will soon start on a new state-of-the-art facility for the community. On Sept. 18, Rep. Jerrold Nadler, Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal, Borough President Scott Stringer and Council Member Gale Brewer and tossed dirt from [&hellip
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NADLER BACKS ABORN FOR D.A.

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Rep. Jerrold Nadler will join fellow West Side elected officials and Democratic club members in endorsing Richard Aborn for Manhattan district attorney. In a race where candidates are trying to “out-progressive” one another, an endorsement from Nadler, the most liberal member of the city’s House delegation, is seen by many as a major stamp of [&hellip
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Nadler Backs Aborn in District Attorney’s Race

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Rep. Jerrold Nadler will join his fellow West Side elected officials and Democratic club members in endorsing Richard Aborn for Manhattan district attorney. In a race where candidates are trying to “out-progressive” one another, an endorsement from Nadler, the most liberal member of the city’s House delegation, is seen by many as a stamp of [&hellip
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HELICOPTER FOLLOW-UP

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With complaints from Manhattan constituents increasing, Rep. Jerrold Nadler recently reached out to the Federal Aviation Administration to discuss the noise and disruption caused by helicopters flying over New York City. Nadler’s office said that the Congressman is working with the FAA to organize a follow-up meeting to a January roundtable discussion focused on the [&hellip
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NADLER MOVES UP DEM LADDER

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Rep. Jerrold Nadler was elected by his Democratic peers in the House to head the New York region of the caucus’ steering and policy committee. Nadler, unanimously elected by the New York Congressional delegation, will be the officer for New York. In this position, Nadler will advocate for New York State and its 26 Democratic [&hellip
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NADLER AS OBAMA IN DEBATE

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Presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain will debate on Staten Island—sort of. Rep. Jerrold Nadler will represent the Illinois senator in a debate alongside McCain-substitute Greg Menken, a former aide to Gov. George Pataki and executive director of the Republican Jewish Coalition. The debate will take place at the Congregation B’nai Jeshurun in Staten [&hellip
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COUNCIL CANDIDATES LOVE BREWER

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If Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s push to extend term limits for current office holders succeeds, Council Member Gale Brewer will likely run unopposed in a Democratic primary. Both current West Side council candidates registered with the city’s Campaign Finance Board said they would back Brewer for a third term. “We on the West Side have an [&hellip
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HIV/AIDS RESOLUTION

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Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton and Rep. Jerrold Nadler joined representatives from both chambers of Congress to introduce a resolution calling for quality housing for people living with HIV/AIDS. “We need to expand access to prevention, care, treatment and support for people living with HIV, and housing is an important component of those efforts,” Clinton said. [&hellip
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NADLER CONDEMNS IRANIAN VISIT

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Rep. Jerrold Nadler condemned Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s visit to New York, calling the trip “a mission to spread ugly propaganda” and supporting protesters who gathered outside the United Nations. Ahmadinejad addressed the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 23. The Iranian president drew criticism after his last visit to New York in September 2007, [&hellip
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CARE FOR 9/11 RESPONDERS

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Reps. Jerrold Nadler and Carolyn Maloney held a rally on Sept. 8 in front of 7 World Trade Center to push the federal government to provide health care for first responders to the Sept. 11 attacks who live outside the New York metropolitan area. The officials protested the federal government’s delay in offering benefits for [&hellip
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