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Brigid Bergin

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Brigid Bergin appears in the following:

De Blasio Defends Top Aide Despite Relationship With NYPD Critic

Friday, September 26, 2014

WNYC
Mayor Bill de Blasio brushed off questions about the future of Rachel Noerdlinger on Friday.

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De Blasio Takes Fight Against Inequality Global

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

WNYC
The mayor delivered a sweeping speech in support of shared progressive agenda between New York City and the Labour Party in the United Kingdom.

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De Blasio: The Earth Was My First Real Cause

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

WNYC
Mayor de Blasio goes global, talking about his relationship to the earth and world leaders.

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City Council Bests Mayor's Office in First Softball Match-Up

Thursday, September 18, 2014

WNYC
The secret to the City Council's softball success was one of its three lone Republicans, Steven Matteo of Staten Island.

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This Week In Politics: Cuomo's Vulnerability

Saturday, September 13, 2014

WNYC
A lopsided victory still diminishes Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

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43rd Street Now Stan Brooks Way

Friday, September 12, 2014

WNYC
City honors veteran radio reporter, who gave us the world, by giving him a corner of his own.

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Fends Off Democratic Primary Challenge

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo won the Democratic primary for governor, but not without an unexpectedly strong challenge from law school professor Zephyr Teachout, who spent virtually no money and had a bare-bones campaign operation.

Cuomo barely cleared 60 percent of the vote Tuesday, and though he won his home ...

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Cuomo Wins Democratic Primary

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

WNYC
But challenger Zephyr Teachout made an unexpectedly strong showing, and Cuomo lost nearly the entire Hudson Valley. Here's how it happened, and what these results all mean.

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Lawmakers Push to Extend 9/11 Health and Benefits Programs for 25 Years

Monday, September 08, 2014

WNYC
Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City congressional delegation are calling on Congress to extend the federal legislation for 9/11 victims and survivors until 2041.

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Rebellion vs. Redemption

Monday, September 08, 2014

WNYC
Both candidates have something to prove in a state Senate primary in Queens, including what it means to be a Democrat.

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NYPD Nearing Launch of Body Camera Pilot

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The plan was ordered by a federal judge who ruled against the city's use of stop-and-frisk last year.

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Residents Split On City's Safer Public Housing Promise

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

WNYC
While crime is down more than four percent across the city's public housing developments, crime at the Lincoln Houses is up more than five percent year-to-date.

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City Strikes Deal With School Safety Agents

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

WNYC
City Hall and the union representing officers who work in city hospitals, homeless shelters and schools have reached a deal on a new labor contract.
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Police Union Opposes NYC's Bid for the Democratic National Convention

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

WNYC
Mayor Bill de Blasio accuses a local police union of "fear-mongering," after its leader publishes an open letter.

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U.S. Open Serves Up Fans in NYC

Sunday, August 24, 2014

WNYC
Tennis lovers got into the swing of things in Central Park to kick off the sport's annual tournament at Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

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Church Meets State: De Blasio and Faith Leaders Powwow on NYPD Issues

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WNYC
Mayor de Blasio and dozens of faith leaders conferred behind closed doors on ways to strengthen police and community relations.

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Council Speaker, Usually Private, Tweets She Has HPV

Monday, August 18, 2014

Despite being a public figure, Mark-Viverito doesn't talk about her personal life — but she said her position requires she draw attention to the disease.  

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Mayor Calls Gun Violence a Health Crisis, Vows $13M to Fight It

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

WNYC

City officials put millions toward fighting gun violence.

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City Sells BK to DNC for 2016

Monday, August 11, 2014

WNYC

As the Democratic National Committee weighs NYC's 2016 convention bid, local leaders say Brooklyn is ready for its close-up.

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Disabled New Yorkers Sue for Safer Streets

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

WNYC
New York City is being sued for violating the federal Americans with Disabilities Act, which celebrated its 24th anniversary last week. Advocates argue too many city sidewalks lack pr...

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