Azi Paybarah

Eric Garner's mother appeals to the Council:

'I’m asking for the maximum support'

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.

Latest Articles:

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Progressives push Cuomo to reject Independence line

"If they don’t get 50,000 votes in a gubernatorial, they are dead," Lavine said of the Independence Party.

May. 2, 2014

 
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Playbook: de Blasio’s historic union deal to set pattern for others

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May. 2, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: De Blasio’s teacher deal; Problems with police unions

City Hall Pro: De Blasio’s teacher deal -- Problems with police unions -- Espaillat adds to East Harlem support

May. 2, 2014

 
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Espaillat picks up another East Harlem endorsement

"The principle difference is the time horizons," said Rodriguez, who is now supporting Espaillat over Rangel.

May. 1, 2014

 
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Rangel supporter denounces Espaillat’s ‘goon tactics’

"I felt assaulted, verbally. I was threatened," said district leader Peggy Morales.

May. 1, 2014

 
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Playbook: Preet presses on; Nets lose a crazy one

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May. 1, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: De Blasio preps for U.F.T. deal

City Hall Pro: De Blasio preps for U.F.T. deal -- Glen previews housing plan -- Bratton questions muni IDs

May. 1, 2014

 
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Bratton on winning the trust of a closely monitored public

'How do we win trust and confidence when we have so much knowledge?'

Apr. 30, 2014

 
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Bratton has ‘concerns’ about municipal ID cards

"Is the person in fact the person identified on whatever card is finally agreed to?" asked Bratton.

Apr. 30, 2014