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Partners in Power: The Unlikely Alliance of Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie

cityandstateny.com — Arriving well in advance, we were eventually whisked up to an upper floor conference room packed with New York and New Jersey law enforcement officials, many of whom I recognized or knew from my 13 years covering New Jersey politics. Cuomo arrived first.
Nov 24, 2014

Partners in Power: The Unlikely Alliance of @NYGovCuomo and @ChrisChristie. Great deep dive by @ZackFinkNews: goo.gl/o78XZA

Nov 24, 2014

RT @jonathanlentz: Cuomo didn’t want Astorino to get help from the RGA. As Cuomo kept quiet on Bridgegate, Christie granted his wish cityandstateny.com/2/politics/par…

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Bridging the Digital Divide

cityandstateny.com — "Teachers are scared to death sometimes that the kids know more than they do about technology," said Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, on the need to prioritize professional development in New York City public schools-one of several measures she called for Tuesday morning at City & State 's On Tech event, which was dedicated to the tech outlook in New York State.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @EPluribusUnum: User location determines relevant services: MT @rachelhaot: How #opendata personalizes the new @NYGov bit.ly/1AHcMaG

When Passion Meets Reality: A Q&A with Marshall Curry

cityandstateny.com — Marshall Curry started his career as a writer and director of documentaries auspiciously, when his debut film, Street Fight (2005), which followed Cory Booker's first bid for mayor of Newark, was nominated for an Academy Award.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @CityAndStateNY: We asked two-time Academy Award nominee @MarshallCurry, who made Street Fight, his thoughts on @CoryBooker now: goo.gl/2xNWnT

Nov 24, 2014

Acclaimed documentarian @marshallcurry on his new movie @pointshootfilm, playing in theaters now: goo.gl/Rwe4SA

Nov 24, 2014

I ask 2-time Oscar-nominated director @marshallcurry whether @CoryBooker has changed since his film Street Fight: goo.gl/Rwe4SA

Breaking Down Barriers

cityandstateny.com — In the 1950s, residents of cities all across the country began to decamp to the suburbs. Roads and highways were built to cater to those commuting back into the city for work. Now several upstate New York cities are aiming to reverse that trend by changing their man-made landscapes in an effort to entice people and businesses to return to these urban centers.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @ConsultPinchina: In effort to revitalize #cities, deconstructing highways from historic 1950s suburban push to make places liveable - ow.ly/EGSXl

No Good Samaritan

cityandstateny.com — M ayor Bloomberg was a staunch advocate for the financial services industry, rushing to Wall Street's defense after the 2008 crash, and repeatedly throughout his tenure. Whether deriding the Occupy movement or opposing a tax increase on multimillionaires, he was unapologetic in his support for the wealthiest 1 percent.
Nov 21, 2014

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