Azi Paybarah

As Barron eyes Senate, Dems rally behind an alternative:

Freshman assemblywoman receiving support from party organization

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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Bratton on the rising number of shootings

“Crime is going to spike from time to time, that’s the reality."

May. 27, 2014

 
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Schneiderman and Bratton announce heroin-antidote plan

“Officers like it because it puts them into a live-saving opportunity.”

May. 27, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Cuomo makes progess with left, but frustrations remain

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May. 27, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: Mayor’s Fund takes shape

City Hall Pro: Mayor’s Fund takes shape — I.G.’s fields first complaint — Hillary marches in Westchester

May. 27, 2014

 
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John Liu debuts as a State Senate candidate

"I think he should play a big role and he will be very effective," Liu said of Cuomo.

May. 23, 2014

 
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Bronx reform club backs Klein over Koppell

The Ben Franklin Reform Democratic Club in the Bronx voted last night to back State Senator Jeff Klein over his primary challenger, former councilman Oliver Koppell.

May. 23, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Cuomo’s convention; Gov. touts liberal support, tax cuts

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May. 23, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: Liu returns; De Blasio vouches for Cuomo

City Hall Pro: Liu returns; De Blasio vouches for Cuomo

May. 23, 2014

 
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Inspections commissioner on 911 flaws, police I.G.

Inspector general for NYPD will eventually have a staff of 43

May. 22, 2014

 
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Brooklyn borough president heads to China

"The purpose of the trip is to mutually promote economic development and tourism between Brooklyn and China."

May. 22, 2014