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POLS PROTEST UPSTATE DRILLING

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When the state laid out rules on Sept. 30 for natural gas drilling upstate, elected officials miles away in New York City said, “kill the drill.” That is because the drilling, believed to contaminate water, would be allowed near watersheds where city residents get their drinking water. Borough President Scott Stringer, along with other city [&hellip
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POLS RALLY FOR TENANT BILL

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Tenants who have fought in court against baseless charges of breaking rent-stabilization regulations may get new protections, if the State Legislature passes a pending bill. The bill would force landlords to pay up to three times the tenant’s legal fees. State Sen. Tom Duane and Assembly Member Brian Kavanagh, the bill’s sponsors, held a rally [&hellip
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