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Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

The reopening of New York City could start in June as long as coronavirus-related hospitalizations and other statistics continue to trend downward, Mayor Bill [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if c...→

De Blasio touts homeless outreach success as MTA offers some comfort - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio may be applauding his own administration's success at conducting homeless outreach while the subway and stations are on shutdown, but Read full article: De Blasio touts homeless outreach succes...→

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

More than 90 percent of those arrested for violating social distancing rules in New York City during the first six weeks of the pandemic were black or Hispanic [...] Read full article: De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing...→

De Blasio finally learns how to get homeless out of NYC subways and into shelters

De Blasio finally learns how to get homeless out of NYC subways and into shelters

“We’ve never seen so much success in a single night before,” Mayor de Blasio marveled Wednesday, lauding the number of homeless persuaded to enter shelters whe [...] Read full article: De Blasio finally learns how to get home...→

De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisory Councils' To Help New York City Recover From Coronavirus Pandemic

De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisory Councils' To Help New York City Recover From Coronavirus Pandemic

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday the first "sector advisory councils" that will help New York City restart its economy again. Read full article: De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisor...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'stabbing his hometown in the back' over bailouts

NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'stabbing his hometown in the back' over bailouts

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday called President Trump a “hypocrite” who “seems to enjoy stabbing his hometown in the back” after Trump shot down [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'st...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Connecticut governor fires health commissioner amid pandemic: official

Connecticut governor fires health commissioner amid pandemic: official

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has fired the state’s public health commissioner in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, a state official said Tuesday. Read full article: Connecticut governor fires health commis...→

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential New York City businesses are not likely to open before June, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday. Read full article: Non-essential NYC businesses not likely ...→

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

There have been 38 cases detected in New York City, and there are an additional nine suspected cases yet to be confirmed.  Read full article: De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Conce...→

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Four lawmakers are accusing a Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to a real estate scandal that rocked the de Blasio administration of stonewalling constituent [...] Read full article: Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home oper...→

De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protests allowed in NYC

De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protests allowed in NYC

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea stated outright this week that people are not permitted to gather for protests in public d [...] Read full article: De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protest...→

De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo have all deepened NY’s homeless crisis

De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo have all deepened NY’s homeless crisis

For any New Yorker who still believes the city’s Department of Homeless Services is capable of solving the homelessness crisis in Gotham, consider this: It too [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo ...→

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

Transparency and integrity when it comes to the collection of COVID-19 data is the number one priority of the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), accord [...] Read full article: After errors, state health commissioner ...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

A story in the New York Post claimed Barbot said she didn't "give two rats's asses about your cops" to the NYPD chief of department. Read full article: NYC Health commissioner under fire for a...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

It turns out Mayor Bill de Blasio personally helped cut the squalid 2017 deal to delay the investigation of yeshivas accused of failing to teach the basics — o [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out...→

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed Monday that officials were making “historic” gains in getting homeless people off the subways amid the coronavirus crisis — even t [...] Read full article: De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in get...→

"Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was Directly Involved In Delaying Yeshivas Investigation

"This is the smoking gun of direct mayoral involvement in delaying the investigation and working hand-in-glove with the ultra-orthodox yeshivas to soften the f [...] Read full article: "Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was ...→

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Mayor Bill de Blasio was personally involved in a deal with Orthodox Jewish leaders to delay a long-awaited report on shoddy yeshivas in exchange for an extens [...] Read full article: Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused hi...→

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

We are beginning to see a light at the end of the coronavirus tunnel. But there are hard times ahead for our nation, state and beloved New York City. The choic [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his ...→

Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding city 'hostage' until he gets federal bailout

Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding city 'hostage' until he gets federal bailout

Fox News contributor and Fox Nation host Tammy Bruce accused New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio of threatening to stall the city's rebound from the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding ...→

NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hospitalizations rise, de Blasio says

NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hospitalizations rise, de Blasio says

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that NYC’s latest coronavirus indicators show that the Big Apple has “got some more work to do.” Read full article: NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hosp...→

De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus patients should return to nursing homes

De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus patients should return to nursing homes

Mayor Bill de Blasio said some hospitalized patients who have tested positive for the coronavirus should still return to their nursing homes — even though they [...] Read full article: De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus pati...→

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

Transparency and integrity when it comes to the collection of COVID-19 data is the number one priority of the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), accord [...] Read full article: After errors, state health commissioner ...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed Monday that officials were making “historic” gains in getting homeless people off the subways amid the coronavirus crisis — even t [...] Read full article: De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in get...→

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential New York City businesses are not likely to open before June, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday. Read full article: Non-essential NYC businesses not likely ...→

De Blasio touts homeless outreach success as MTA offers some comfort - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio may be applauding his own administration's success at conducting homeless outreach while the subway and stations are on shutdown, but Read full article: De Blasio touts homeless outreach succes...→

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Mayor Bill de Blasio was personally involved in a deal with Orthodox Jewish leaders to delay a long-awaited report on shoddy yeshivas in exchange for an extens [...] Read full article: Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused hi...→

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Four lawmakers are accusing a Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to a real estate scandal that rocked the de Blasio administration of stonewalling constituent [...] Read full article: Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home oper...→

Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding city 'hostage' until he gets federal bailout

Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding city 'hostage' until he gets federal bailout

Fox News contributor and Fox Nation host Tammy Bruce accused New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio of threatening to stall the city's rebound from the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding ...→

De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protests allowed in NYC

De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protests allowed in NYC

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea stated outright this week that people are not permitted to gather for protests in public d [...] Read full article: De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protest...→

De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisory Councils' To Help New York City Recover From Coronavirus Pandemic

De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisory Councils' To Help New York City Recover From Coronavirus Pandemic

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday the first "sector advisory councils" that will help New York City restart its economy again. Read full article: De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisor...→

De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus patients should return to nursing homes

De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus patients should return to nursing homes

Mayor Bill de Blasio said some hospitalized patients who have tested positive for the coronavirus should still return to their nursing homes — even though they [...] Read full article: De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus pati...→

De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo have all deepened NY’s homeless crisis

De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo have all deepened NY’s homeless crisis

For any New Yorker who still believes the city’s Department of Homeless Services is capable of solving the homelessness crisis in Gotham, consider this: It too [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo ...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'stabbing his hometown in the back' over bailouts

NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'stabbing his hometown in the back' over bailouts

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday called President Trump a “hypocrite” who “seems to enjoy stabbing his hometown in the back” after Trump shot down [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'st...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

A story in the New York Post claimed Barbot said she didn't "give two rats's asses about your cops" to the NYPD chief of department. Read full article: NYC Health commissioner under fire for a...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

It turns out Mayor Bill de Blasio personally helped cut the squalid 2017 deal to delay the investigation of yeshivas accused of failing to teach the basics — o [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out...→

Connecticut governor fires health commissioner amid pandemic: official

Connecticut governor fires health commissioner amid pandemic: official

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has fired the state’s public health commissioner in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, a state official said Tuesday. Read full article: Connecticut governor fires health commis...→

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

The reopening of New York City could start in June as long as coronavirus-related hospitalizations and other statistics continue to trend downward, Mayor Bill [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if c...→

"Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was Directly Involved In Delaying Yeshivas Investigation

"This is the smoking gun of direct mayoral involvement in delaying the investigation and working hand-in-glove with the ultra-orthodox yeshivas to soften the f [...] Read full article: "Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was ...→

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

There have been 38 cases detected in New York City, and there are an additional nine suspected cases yet to be confirmed.  Read full article: De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Conce...→

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

More than 90 percent of those arrested for violating social distancing rules in New York City during the first six weeks of the pandemic were black or Hispanic [...] Read full article: De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing...→

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

We are beginning to see a light at the end of the coronavirus tunnel. But there are hard times ahead for our nation, state and beloved New York City. The choic [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his ...→

De Blasio finally learns how to get homeless out of NYC subways and into shelters

De Blasio finally learns how to get homeless out of NYC subways and into shelters

“We’ve never seen so much success in a single night before,” Mayor de Blasio marveled Wednesday, lauding the number of homeless persuaded to enter shelters whe [...] Read full article: De Blasio finally learns how to get home...→

NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hospitalizations rise, de Blasio says

NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hospitalizations rise, de Blasio says

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that NYC’s latest coronavirus indicators show that the Big Apple has “got some more work to do.” Read full article: NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hosp...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

Transparency and integrity when it comes to the collection of COVID-19 data is the number one priority of the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), accord [...] Read full article: After errors, state health commissioner ...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

A story in the New York Post claimed Barbot said she didn't "give two rats's asses about your cops" to the NYPD chief of department. Read full article: NYC Health commissioner under fire for a...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

It turns out Mayor Bill de Blasio personally helped cut the squalid 2017 deal to delay the investigation of yeshivas accused of failing to teach the basics — o [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

Connecticut governor fires health commissioner amid pandemic: official

Connecticut governor fires health commissioner amid pandemic: official

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has fired the state’s public health commissioner in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, a state official said Tuesday. Read full article: Connecticut governor fires health commis...→

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed Monday that officials were making “historic” gains in getting homeless people off the subways amid the coronavirus crisis — even t [...] Read full article: De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in get...→

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

The reopening of New York City could start in June as long as coronavirus-related hospitalizations and other statistics continue to trend downward, Mayor Bill [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if c...→

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential New York City businesses are not likely to open before June, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday. Read full article: Non-essential NYC businesses not likely ...→

"Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was Directly Involved In Delaying Yeshivas Investigation

"This is the smoking gun of direct mayoral involvement in delaying the investigation and working hand-in-glove with the ultra-orthodox yeshivas to soften the f [...] Read full article: "Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was ...→

De Blasio touts homeless outreach success as MTA offers some comfort - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio may be applauding his own administration's success at conducting homeless outreach while the subway and stations are on shutdown, but Read full article: De Blasio touts homeless outreach succes...→

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

There have been 38 cases detected in New York City, and there are an additional nine suspected cases yet to be confirmed.  Read full article: De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Conce...→

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Mayor Bill de Blasio was personally involved in a deal with Orthodox Jewish leaders to delay a long-awaited report on shoddy yeshivas in exchange for an extens [...] Read full article: Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused hi...→

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

More than 90 percent of those arrested for violating social distancing rules in New York City during the first six weeks of the pandemic were black or Hispanic [...] Read full article: De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing...→

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Four lawmakers are accusing a Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to a real estate scandal that rocked the de Blasio administration of stonewalling constituent [...] Read full article: Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home oper...→

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

We are beginning to see a light at the end of the coronavirus tunnel. But there are hard times ahead for our nation, state and beloved New York City. The choic [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his ...→

Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding city 'hostage' until he gets federal bailout

Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding city 'hostage' until he gets federal bailout

Fox News contributor and Fox Nation host Tammy Bruce accused New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio of threatening to stall the city's rebound from the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Tammy Bruce slams De Blasio for holding ...→

De Blasio finally learns how to get homeless out of NYC subways and into shelters

De Blasio finally learns how to get homeless out of NYC subways and into shelters

“We’ve never seen so much success in a single night before,” Mayor de Blasio marveled Wednesday, lauding the number of homeless persuaded to enter shelters whe [...] Read full article: De Blasio finally learns how to get home...→

De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protests allowed in NYC

De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protests allowed in NYC

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea stated outright this week that people are not permitted to gather for protests in public d [...] Read full article: De Blasio, NYPD commissioner: No protest...→

NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hospitalizations rise, de Blasio says

NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hospitalizations rise, de Blasio says

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that NYC’s latest coronavirus indicators show that the Big Apple has “got some more work to do.” Read full article: NYC has ‘work to do’ as coronavirus hosp...→

De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisory Councils' To Help New York City Recover From Coronavirus Pandemic

De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisory Councils' To Help New York City Recover From Coronavirus Pandemic

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday the first "sector advisory councils" that will help New York City restart its economy again. Read full article: De Blasio Outlines First 'Sector Advisor...→

De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus patients should return to nursing homes

De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus patients should return to nursing homes

Mayor Bill de Blasio said some hospitalized patients who have tested positive for the coronavirus should still return to their nursing homes — even though they [...] Read full article: De Blasio: Hospitalized coronavirus pati...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo have all deepened NY’s homeless crisis

De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo have all deepened NY’s homeless crisis

For any New Yorker who still believes the city’s Department of Homeless Services is capable of solving the homelessness crisis in Gotham, consider this: It too [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Steve Banks and Andrew Cuomo ...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'stabbing his hometown in the back' over bailouts

NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'stabbing his hometown in the back' over bailouts

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday called President Trump a “hypocrite” who “seems to enjoy stabbing his hometown in the back” after Trump shot down [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio accuses Trump of 'st...→