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The Heroin Epidemic, Nancy Reagan and the “Just Say No” Campaign

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On Sunday, March 6, 2016, former First Lady Nancy Reagan passed away at the age of 94, after suffering congestive heart failure. Mrs. Reagan will always be remembered for her “Just Say No” ad campaign designed to prevent teenagers from using drugs, which also became emblematic of her husband’s War on Drugs. “Just Say No” […]

AG Schneiderman Weekly Newsletter (Sept. 14-18)

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THIS WEEK IN THE NEWS September 14 to September 18, 2015 TOP HEADLINES Laying Out A Vision For The New Tech Economy This week, the Attorney General spoke at a forum sponsored by NY Tech Meetup on the intersection between tech and government. In his remarks, the Attorney General outlined his vision of “responsible disruption,” […]

AG Schneiderman Weekly Newsletter (Sept. 7-11)

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THIS WEEK IN THE NEWS September 7 to September 11, 2015 TOP HEADLINES Stopping Unlicensed Immigration Providers The Attorney General has shut down Entertainment Visa Consultant Company (EVC), resolving allegations that the company and its owner were providing unauthorized immigration-related services. EVC processed hundreds of temporary work visas for foreign entertainers, submitting these applications to […]

“The Shark” Daymond John And U.S. Secretary Of Commerce Penny Pritzker Attend Demo Day At The White House To Promote Entrepreneurship And End Poverty

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Through The Presidential Ambassadors for Global Entrepreneurship (PAGE) initiative “The Shark” Daymond John With U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker & Other PAGE Leaders Engage More Than 30 Exhibitors At The White House For Demo Day To Showcase Their Innovations “The Shark” Daymond John Continues His Work To End Poverty, Unemployment, Gun & Gang Violence […]

Council Member Rosenthal And Yankees Manager Joe Girardi Team Up To End Hunger

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, August 5, 2015 Contact: Brenda Beltram, American Dairy Association: (office) 973/857-1049 or 315/491-3318 (mobile) ***MEDIA ALERT*** ***PHOTO OPPORTUNITY***NEW YORK YANKEES MANAGER JOE GIRARDI & CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS HELEN ROSENTHAL & MARK LEVINE TEAM UP TO END HUNGER IN NYC  WHO: New York Yankees Manager Joe Girardi City Council Members Helen Rosenthal […]

News From Council Member Helen Rosenthal (July 17)

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Advertisement Dear Neighbors,   District News   On Monday the M86 crosstown bus got an upgrade; it now has Select Bus Service and will be up to 20% faster! The bus still costs the same and has all of the same stops, but now you pay while you wait for the bus to arrive using the […]

Mangano And Acting Da Singas Step Up The Fight On Heroin

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Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano, Acting DA Madeline Singas And The Heroin Prevention Task Force, Chaired By ADA Feichter, Continue  To Fight The War On Substance Abuse With Great Results A New Youth Committee Has Been Created To Improve Communications Between The Youth And Young Adult Population In An Effort To Reduce Drug Abuse And […]

NYCHA And Hip-Hop Summit Youth Council Celebrate Family Day With Moynihan Report

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As NYCHA Celebrates “Family Day” Let’s Look At The 50 Year Anniversary of the Historic Moynihan Report On Black and Poor Families Through the Support of the 7 E’S 4 Power Tour and Family Day Events in NYCHA Developments We Can Start The Process of Strengthening The Family Structure in Black, Latino and Poor Communities So […]

President Obama Recognizes Hip-Hop Against Gun And Gang Violence Week With An Inspirational Message As We Also Celebrate Gun Violence Awareness Month

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The Hip-Hop Against Gun & Gang Violence Project And The Hip-Hop Summit Youth Council Will Be Working With The White House, The My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, Power 105.1, the Source Magazine, metroPCS, “The Shark” Daymond John, The NY Code + Design Academy, NYS Governor Cuomo, NYC Mayor de Blasio, the NYS Senate and Assembly, the […]

Hip-Hop Summit Youth Council Celebrates Hip-Hop Against Gun And Gang Violence Week With A Powerful Message From President Obama

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The initiative will continue working with Power 105.1, the Source Magazine and  “The Shark” Daymond John to End Gun & Gang Violence and Black on Black Crime;  Improve Police/Community Relations; and Support the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance   Campaign & Project Overview   v    Our 4th annual Hip-Hop Against Gun & Gang Violence week initiative […]

Gates, Buffett and Sam Jackson Are Making Plans So What’s In Your Spiritual Wallet?

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BILL GATES, WARREN BUFFETT AND OVER 128 BILLIONAIRES ARE GROWING THEIR “SPIRITUAL BANK ACCOUNT” THROUGH THE “GIVING PLEDGE” TO KEEP THEIR “POWER STATUS” IN THE HEREAFTER, SO, “WHAT IS IN YOUR SPIRITUAL WALLET?” PART (1)   ABOUT THE GIVING PLEDGE The Giving Pledge is a campaign to encourage the wealthiest people in the world to […]