Mayor de Blasio, Speaker Corey Johnson and other elected officials, and advocates will join a rally celebrating the passage of for-hire vehicle legislation. Union Square Park Manhattan .
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Senator Kirsten Gillibrand hosted a Town Hall in Brooklyn on Thursday, August 9 at Pratt Institute. Midtown Tribune Exclusive Video
Who is Senator Kirsten Gillibrand ? A member of the Democratic Party’s relatively conservative Blue Dog faction while in the House, Kirsten Gillibrand has been seen as moving her political positions and ideology increasingly leftward toward that of a more liberal progressive since her appointment to the Senate. In both cases, her views were significantly defined by the respective constituency she served at the time —a conservative congressional district versus the generally liberal state of New York, especially as defined by New York City. ( Wiki )