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State Of The City

WNYC News

Speaker Picks Up Where Mayor Left Off

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

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In her first State of the City, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito mixed legislative proposals and policy changes across a range of issues.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

We Asked For Your SOTC in Five Words

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Mayor de Blasio took 1.5 hours to deliver his State of the City address today. Yes, he had policy proposals and assessments. Our listeners summed it all up in five words. 
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WNYC News

De Blasio Will Focus on Housing During State of the City Speech

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

After a turbulent first year in office, the mayor will make affordable housing a top priority in 2015.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The State of the City 2015 Address

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

After over a year in office, what are the mayor's greatest accomplishments, failings, and promises? 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The State of Your Street

Thursday, January 22, 2015

We've heard the State of the Union, State of the State, and the State of the City. Now it's your turn. What's your State of Your Street?

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Recapping Bill de Blasio's First State of the City Speech

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

In his first State of the City speech yesterday, Bill de Blasio reprised his "Tale of Two Cities" theme, while pushing for new plans to raise the minimum wage, issue new ID cards (including to undocumented immigrants), and more. WNYC's Brigid Bergin and Capital New York reporter Sally Goldenberg break down the politics and policy of the speech, and then Juan Manuel Benitez, NY1 Noticias reporter and host of Pura Politica, discusses Mayor de Blasio's new ID program.

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New Jersey News

Policing Takes Center Stage at Cory Booker State of City Address

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

To a crowd of about 500 people, Newark Mayor Cory Booker announced that after years of difficult but necessary budget cuts, Newark can start investing again.

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WNYC News

Unapologetic Bloomberg Talks Legacy, and Big Plans

Thursday, February 14, 2013

WNYC

In his final State of the City address Thursday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg took the long view. He spoke boldly of his administration’s accomplishments after 11 years in City Hall, and added a warning to any who would stand in his way.

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WNYC News

Text: Bloomberg's Final State of the City Address

Thursday, February 14, 2013

The following is the text of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s 2013 State of the City address as prepared for delivery at Barclays Center.

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WNYC News

Bloomberg Gives Final State of the City Address

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg has reached a milestone - his final State of the City address. We're there and livetweeting the speech in which the mayor outlined his legacy and pushed initiatives for electric cars and banning Styrofoam packaging.

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WNYC News

In Final State of the City, Bloomberg To Frame His Legacy

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

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With no term-limit exception to alter his lame-duck status, Mayor Bloomberg will deliver his 12th and final State of the City address Thursday from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

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WNYC News

With Housing Plan, Quinn Aligns Herself With the Middle Class

Monday, February 11, 2013

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As an early frontrunner in a crowded field of Democrats, Quinn used her final state of the city speech Monday to pitch herself directly to a constituency facing higher housing costs, lower wages and fewer job opportunities.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The New World

Monday, January 07, 2013

What can citizens of our modern world learn from traditional societies? Author Jared Diamond discusses that question, which he explores in his latest book. Plus: City Comptroller John Liu on his State of the City address; a preview of the 113th Congress and Washington's Sandy aid package; sexual assault protests in New Delhi; and a new book explains how to think like Sherlock Holmes.

The Brian Lehrer Show

Comptroller Liu on the State of the City

Friday, February 17, 2012

New York City Comptroller - and expected 2013 mayoral candidate - John Liu discusses his state of the city address. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Speaker Quinn's State of the City

Friday, February 10, 2012

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn discusses her State of the City address and other legislative matters. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The State of the City

Friday, January 13, 2012

WNYC reporters Bob Hennelly and Ilya Marritz discuss the Mayor's State of the City address.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The State of NYC Education

Friday, January 13, 2012

Beth Fertig, WNYC's education reporter and SchoolBook contributor, discusses the education proposals in Mayor Bloomberg's State of the City address.

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Schoolbook

Bloomberg Unveils Ambitious Proposals for Schools

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's State of the City address includes proposals to attract, reward and evaluate teachers; open 100 new schools, including 50 charters; increase partnerships and efforts to connect students to college and careers; and help students obtain financial aid.

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Schoolbook

Mayor's Address Will Highlight Small Schools Initiative

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

When Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg delivers his state of the city speech on Thursday, he will do so from a public school. Four schools, to be exact. The mayor will speak from the Morris Educational Campus in the Bronx at 1 p.m.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The Speaker's Speech

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn talks about some of the ideas in her State of the City address, including plans for budgeting, jobs, and parking.

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