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‘We Need a Crisis-level Response’: Myrie, Richardson Call on State to Cough Up More Anti-Gun Violence Funding
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‘We Need a Crisis-level Response’: Myrie, Richardson Call on State to Cough Up More Anti-Gun Violence Funding

State Senator Zellnor Myrie speaks at a press conference outside his office (Image by Sam Raskin/ Bklyner)PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS — Brooklyn-based anti-gun violence groups need more money from the state, local elected officials said Friday. While announcing the allocation of hundreds of thousands in state funds to neighborhood-based anti-gun violence

Here’s What You Need To Know About The Rent Regulation Laws That Expired Last Night & What Your Rights Are
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Here’s What You Need To Know About The Rent Regulation Laws That Expired Last Night & What Your Rights Are

Neighbors traveled to Albany last week to advocate for stronger rent regulations. Photo via the Flatbush Tenant Coalition [https://www.facebook.com/FlatbushTenantCoalition/photos/a.851935758213567.1073741872.268117579928724/851938288213314/?type=3&theater] The state’s laws regulating rent increases and eviction policies for the more than two million New Yorkers

Neighbors Take To The Streets To Fight For Affordable Housing
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Neighbors Take To The Streets To Fight For Affordable Housing

Waving signs emblazoned with such phrases as “people over property,” “criminal charges for criminal landlords,” and”stop displacement now,” neighbors took to the streets to fight for affordable housing this past Saturday, when the Flatbush Tenant Coalition and other social justice groups led a march [/blog/events/join-flatbush-tenant-coalition-housing-justice-march-saturday] from Crown

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Video: Storobin Sworn In, Welcomed By Senate Majority Leader

After much hand-wringing, vote-contesting and court-battling, the race to replace Carl Kruger [/tag/carl-kruger/] as the State Senator of the 27th District is finally over [/fidler-concedes-david-storobin-will-be-state-senator/]. Republican David Storobin [/tag/david-storobin/] traveled to Albany yesterday and was sworn in, followed by some welcoming comments from Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos.

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