Mayor de Blasio Calls for Federal Government to Grant Freedom to Manufacture Vaccine Across America

Mayor de Blasio Calls for Federal Government to Grant Freedom to Manufacture Vaccine Across America

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during Martin Luther King celebration at NAN headquarters. – New York, NY – January 18, 2021 (Shutterstock)  “We need wartime mass production here in America” NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de Blasio today released the following statement calling for the United States of America to compel Pfizer and Moderna […]

9 Top N.Y. Health Officials Have Quit as Cuomo Scorns Expertise

“When I say ‘experts’ in air quotes, it sounds like I’m saying I don’t really trust the experts,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo said of pandemic policies. “Because I don’t.”

9 Top N.Y. Health Officials Have Quit as Cuomo Scorns Expertise

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during a Coronavirus Briefing At Northwell Feinstein Institute For Medical Research on May 06, 2020 in Manhasset, New York. (Shutterstock) By J. David Goodman, Joseph Goldstein and Jesse McKinley, NY Times The deputy commissioner for public health at the New York State Health Department resigned in late summer. Soon […]

Principals Union Calls for de Blasio and Carranza to Give Up Control of Schools Amid New Reopening Chaos

Principals Union Calls for de Blasio and Carranza to Give Up Control of Schools Amid New Reopening Chaos

 NY Mayor Bill de Blasio, right, and Richard A. Carranza, Dept. of Education Schools Chancellor at a press conference in the Blue Room in NYC Hall. – New York NY/USA-January 17, 2019 (Shutterstock) By Christina Veiga, Chalkbeat and Reema Amin, Chalkbeat, THE CITY In a stunning statement, leaders of the union representing New York City […]

Mayor de Blasio Announces New York City’s Own Dedicated COVID-19 Lab

Mayor de Blasio Announces New York City’s Own Dedicated COVID-19 Lab

Mayor de Blasio arrives for a press briefing at Bronx Collaborative High School – New York, NY – August 26, 2020 (Shutterstock) NEW YORK—Mayor de Blasio today announced the launch of the Pandemic Response Lab (PRL), a facility dedicated to processing COVID-19 tests within 24-48 hours for NYC Health + Hospitals. Based in the Alexandria […]

Principals and Teachers Call on de Blasio to Delay the Start of In-Person School

Principals and Teachers Call on de Blasio to Delay the Start of In-Person School

Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYC Census 2020 Director Julie Menin go door-knocking to encourage New Yorkers to complete the census in South Richmond Hill, Queens. – NEW YORK, NY – JULY 29, 2020 By Reema Amin, Chalkbeat and Amy Zimmer, Chalkbeat, THE CITY As New York City hurtles toward a Sept. 10 school start […]

Mayor de Blasio and Mayor’s Fund Announce Support for Families of Immigrant New Yorkers Who Died During the COVID-19 Pandemic With Program to Cover Burial Costs

Mayor de Blasio and Mayor’s Fund Announce Support for Families of Immigrant New Yorkers Who Died During the COVID-19 Pandemic With Program to Cover Burial Costs

Mayor Bill de Blasio holds media availability at the Brooklyn Navy Yard on first day of Phase One reopening of NYC lockdown during COVID-19 pandemic. New York, NY – June 8, 2020 (Shutterstock) NEW YORK—Mayor de Blasio announced today that the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City has reached its goal of $1.5 million […]

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