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Today, New Yorkers can breathe a sigh of relief: they can finally pay off their 2015 taxes. Read More.
Lawmakers need to do more to empower consumers in making decisions about their healthcare. Read More.
Is Mayor de Blasio's latest welfare reform going to return New York to its old culture of dependency? Read More.
Two hotly-debated tax subsidies are up for renewal next month. Read More.
Can the Port Authority finally get the LaGuardia Terminal redevelopment project off the ground? Read More.
The steep cost of potential litigation is built into the budget of every New York construction project. Read More.
Is less stringent law enforcement really what NYC needs? Read More.
A recent poll conducted by Monmouth University found that Americans believe New York to be the most corrupt state in the country. Read More.
Slower subway and bus service is a symptom of deeper problems at the MTA. Read More.
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