Tag Archives: Politics/government

Newmark and NY1
Newmark y NY1

CUNY’s Newmark Graduate School of Journalism and Spectrum News NY1 are teaming up to air a one-hour special on July 20 at 8 p.m. in celebration of the school’s 15th anniversary.
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“We just want to be visible”
“Solo queremos ser visibles”

Last week, home health care workers paraded up Broadway to City Hall to cheers as part of the city’s Hometown Heroes celebration honoring healthcare and essential workers.
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“It’s going to go a long way”
“Será muy útil”

Families may start to see some extra money in their bank accounts as soon as next week - as the first payments from the federal Child Care Tax (CTC) credit are disbursed.
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Making second chances real
Hacer reales las segundas oportunidades

It is what Michelle DelVecchio said she experienced after leaving prison.
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A Parade of Empty Promises
Un desfile de promesas vacías

After nearly a year and a half enduring an unprecedented health and economic crisis, it has come to this.
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Decision Daze
Elección de espera

New York City residents headed to the polls on Tuesday to vote in the primary election, but might have to wait well into July for some of the results.
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Cash in Question
¿Prohibición de efectivo en camino? 

Cash payments at booths have been banned since the start of the pandemic, and many riders were eager for the day when they could again replenish MetroCards with dollars in hand and the help of a station agent. 
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Something Old, Something New
Algo viejo, algo nuevo

The ink is barely dry. President Biden has just signed legislation establishing Juneteenth, short for June 19th, as a U.S. federal holiday.
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Affordable Care Act (ACA) upheld
Se mantiene la Ley del Cuidado Asequible de la Salud (ACA, por sus siglas en inglés)

It’s a win for ACA – again. The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected another challenge to strike down the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
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Federal Food Aid
Ayuda alimentaria federal 

Consígalo mientras esté caliente. La Administración de Pequeños Negocios de Estados Unidos...
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Lawsuit takes aim at Gifted and Talented programs
Demanda apunta a programas para dotados y talentosos

"The system is "rigged." That is the claim made in a new lawsuit filed by a group of New York City high school students against the city and state to stop Gifted and Talented programs and admissions tests for public schools."
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Republicans Are Radical, Not Conservative

After the right-wing terrorist attack on the Capitol January 7th, some people might be confused in thinking that only Trump led us here – not Republicans.
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