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Christine Quinn

Speaker Quinn Seeks To Lower Restaurant Violation Fines

Mayoral candidate and City Council Speaker Christine Quinn is making attempts to reduce the fines the city presents to restaurants with health violations, reported the Daily News [] . Quinn is now in the process of drafting legislation to change New York City’s restaurant-grading

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Local Pols And Shorefront Y Release Russian-Language Immigrant Manual

Local Assemblymembers Alec Brook-Krasny and Steven Cymbrowitz, and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer released the Russian-language edition [] (pdf.) of the Immigrant’s Rights and Services Manual on Friday at the Shorefront YM-YWHA in Brighton Beach. This pamphlet serves as


Timing Of Michael Grimm’s Report On Cyprus Visit Questioned After Trip’s Backer Arrested For Bribery

Source: house.govCongressman Michael Grimm accounted for a trip to Israel on his Congressional financial disclosure filing in May, but did not file a required report about a subsequent visit to Cyprus, according to the New York Times [

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Lucretia Regina-Potter Will Run To Represent The 46th Assembly District

Image courtesy of Lucretia Regina-Potter's Facebook pageThe Republican District Leader of the 49th Assembly District and Director of Communications of the Fiorello LaGuardia Republican Organization, Lucretia Regina-Potter, announced her candidacy for the New York State Assembly’s 46th District seat on Monday. The 46th Assembly District, currently represented by Assemblyman