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Gracie Mansion

On Friday I was able to tour Gracie Mansion, the social home of the Mayor of New York City since 1942.  I was able to listen to a Bowery Boys podcast before the tour, which was clutch, as the tour … Continue reading

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Administrative Code Writing Pop Quiz

As we all know, Mayor Bloomberg’s lame ban on smoking in parks, pedestrian plazas and beaches was announced last week to much fanfare. Turns out they were tweaking the proposed law even on the day of the press release.  You … Continue reading

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Bloomberg’s New Smoking Ban Is Wrong For Many Reasons

Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn’s support for legislation expanding the Smoke-Free Air Act to include public parks, beaches and pedestrian plazas is not rooted in the sound policy necessary to justify a broad intrusion into the personal lives of law-abiding … Continue reading

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