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Would ending fusion voting hurt GOP and help suburban Dems?

Cuomo’s proposal is seen as attack on the WFP, but could hurt Conservative and Independence parties more.

By ROSS BARKAN | July 18, 2019
 
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Platform tiles being replaced by MTA employees.
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Experts weigh in on new proposals to shake up the embattled transportation authority.
Saheed Vassell's father Eric Vassell protesting police brutality in New York.
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Garner is not the only New Yorker to die at the hands of NYPD officers who escaped criminal penalty.
Bicyclist in New York City.
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New York should take a page from cities like London.
A Black Lives Matter protest in New York City.
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The Rolling Stone journalist says NYPD rules and gentrification led to tragedy.
Rep. Chris Collins
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You probably haven’t heard the last of the Trump-loving congressman.
Protestors at a press conference regarding the DOJ's decision to decline pursuing federal charges against New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo.
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Five takes on the federal decision not to press civil rights charges.
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Queens will be the first borough to see more stations.
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A new report has grand plans to slim down the troubled transit authority.

OPINION

Bicyclist in New York City.
New York should take a page from cities like London.
Cuomo’s proposal is seen as attack on the WFP, but could hurt Conservative and Independence parties more.
Experience can cut both ways for elected officials seeking higher office.
The city does have a role in helping to facilitate private-sector action.

POLITICS

New York state is much more likely than congressional Democrats to beat Trump in court.
Their statements fell short of calling the president’s comments racist.
Experts weigh in on new proposals to shake up the embattled transportation authority.
You probably haven’t heard the last of the Trump-loving congressman.
A new report has grand plans to slim down the troubled transit authority.

Policy

Jon Stewart advocates for 9/11 first responders on Capitol Hill, June 10.
Jon Stewart’s viral speech pretty much guaranteed an early-August vote.
Groups like the New York Civil Liberties Union have raised red flags over surveillance and invasion of privacy concerns. 
Garner is not the only New Yorker to die at the hands of NYPD officers who escaped criminal penalty.
Five takes on the federal decision not to press civil rights charges.

PERSONALITY

A Black Lives Matter protest in New York City.
The Rolling Stone journalist says NYPD rules and gentrification led to tragedy.
The 59-year-old comptroller wants you to know he’s woke AF.
The governor has claimed to be many things over the years, such as “the government” and an “undocumented person.”
The controversial state senator on what it was like to be frozen out.

POWER LIST

MAGAZINE

Experience can cut both ways for elected officials seeking higher office.
What you need to know about the likely candidates for NYC’s top elected office.
The 59-year-old comptroller wants you to know he’s woke AF.
Recognizing the 100 most powerful Manhattanites.

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