Mayor Bloomberg

Mayor Bloomberg

A Closer Look at the NYPD Discriminatory Profiling Bill

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In in 2012 nearly 40 percent of survivors interacting with the NYPD reported police misconduct. It increased significantly from 8 in 2011 to 78 in 2012. ...
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Quinn Could Become the First Female LGBT Mayor of NY

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Quinn is in the prime position to crack the glass ceiling twice with one stone if voters approve of her bid to become the first female LGBT mayor of New York. ...
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Ali Forney Center for Homeless Youth Receives $50,000 Grant

Ali Forney Center for Homeless Youth Receives $50,000 Grant
Time Warner Cable will provide a $50,000 grant to outfit the Learning Lab with new computers, printers, computer software, tablets, and HD televisions. ...
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One Love Wedding Showcase Provides Place for Couples of All Types

One Love Wedding Showcase Provides Place for Couples of All Types
The showcase will feature representatives from wedding-related businesses, as well as companies representing the “next step,” in areas such as mortgage, real estate and lending. ...
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Washington Marriage Update: Bill and Melinda Gates Donate $500,000

Washington Marriage Update: Bill and Melinda Gates Donate $500,000
Gates had previously made a $100,000 contribution to WUM on June 29. ...
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Mayor Bloomberg Issues Marriage Equality Challenge to Washington State

Mayor Bloomberg Issues Marriage Equality Challenge to Washington State
The challenge grant was issued as part of a week-long campaign to inspire supporters and spur donations to match the Mayor’s $250,000 pledge and defend Washington’s bipartisan marriage law. ...
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Mayor Bloomberg Donates $250 Thousand to Maryland Marriage Equality Campaign

Mayor Bloomberg Donates $250 Thousand to Maryland Marriage Equality Campaign
Maryland became the eighth state to recognize same-sex marriage in March 2012 when Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley signed the bill into law. ...
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Mayor Bloomberg: Same-Sex Weddings Boosted Economy $259 Million in First Year

Mayor Bloomberg: Same-Sex Weddings Boosted Economy $259 Million in First Year
Approximately 235,900 hotel room nights were booked, more than 40,000 wedding announcements were printed, and 47,445 wedding favors were purchased all adding up to additional revenue for New York City. ...
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New York City Restores Homeless Youth Shelter Funding

New York City Restores Homeless Youth Shelter Funding
In total, the city only funds 250 shelter beds, for a population of 3,800 homeless youth. ...
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New York’s Campaign for Youth Shelter Demands Funding for LGBT Homeless

New York’s Campaign for Youth Shelter Demands Funding for LGBT Homeless
The Campaign calls for the city to raise its Runaway and Homeless Youth Services budget from the recently-announced $5 million to $13.5 million. ...
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