Azi Paybarah

Capital Playbook: De Blasio's unpleasant Albany trip; F.A.O. Schwarz departure:

Capital Playbook: De Blasio's unpleasant Albany trip; F.A.O. Schwarz departure

Bio: Azi Paybarah is a reporter for Capital. He has covered politics for The New York Observer, WNYC, The New York Sun and the New York Press.

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Playbook: SCOTUS ruling; Where New Yorkers come from; WFP on Cuomo

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Apr. 3, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: de Blasio on Common Core; Bratton’s Sharpton meeting

City Hall Pro: DE BLASIO ON COMMON CORE -- BRATTON’S SHARPTON MEETING

Apr. 3, 2014

 
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After noting ‘awful morale,’ Bratton praises Kelly

He and his predecessor both know 'how the game is played'

Apr. 2, 2014

 
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WFP backs a challenger to John Sampson

Smitherman, a political coordinator for the healthcare union 1199 SEIU, said in a statement “My core progressive values and strong commitment to integrity is now punctuated by this endorsement.”

Apr. 2, 2014

 
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Homeland Security chief stresses ‘community outreach’

At an event in Manhattan this morning, Department of Homeland Security secretary Jeh Johnson repeatedly stressed the need for “community outreach” in order to prevent “lone wolf” potential terrorists.

Apr. 2, 2014

 
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Bratton ‘appreciative’ of Kelly

After faulting his predecessor for the New York Police Department’s low morale, police commissioner Bill Bratton praised Ray Kelly in a speech about anti-terrorism efforts at the department’s headquarters this morning.

Apr. 2, 2014

 
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Playbook: Mayor’s charm offensive; Anderson Cooper won’t inherit

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Apr. 2, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: Deputy mayor talks tech; Paid sick leave starts

City Hall Pro: De Blasio on Cuomo now -- Deputy mayor talks tech -- Paid sick leave starts

Apr. 2, 2014

 
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Playbook: Mayor throws a pitch; Where Graydon Carter likes to sit

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Apr. 1, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: De Blasio sits down to celebrate; Next up: speed cameras

City Hall Pro: De Blasio sits down to celebrate -- Next up: speed cameras -- Tale of two Brooklyn hospitals

Apr. 1, 2014