Azi Paybarah

Rangel endorses Wright, knocks Espaillat and other rivals:

Veteran congressman annoints a would-be successor

Bio: Azi Paybarah is a reporter for POLITICO New York. 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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De Blasio: New pot policy ‘good for New York City as a whole’

'As we issue more summonses, we’ll have less delineation of who the summonses are being issued to.'

Nov. 10, 2014

 
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Lynch calls for clarity on new marijuana rules

'We do not want police officers left holding the bag if crime rises because of poor policy.'

Nov. 10, 2014

 
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Drug-reform groups critique new de Blasio policy

Worry move from arrests to summonses preserves racial disparity

Nov. 10, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Klein teases a Senate deal

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Nov. 10, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: City reconsiders pot arrests

City Hall Pro: City reconsiders pot arrests

Nov. 10, 2014

 
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De Blasio, Bratton and the police-hostility gap

'This is a marriage that people see, and question'

Nov. 7, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Senate scheming in San Juan

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Nov. 7, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: Klein picks GOP; De Blasio pitches lawyers

City Hall Pro: Klein picks GOP; De Blasio pitches lawyers

Nov. 7, 2014

 
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Computer reveals ‘significant change’ in hatchet attacker

'Usually, they are saying things that give clues to the people around them'

Nov. 6, 2014

 
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De Blasio aides refute another Bratton report

It's the second story about the mayor and police commissioner that City Hall has flatly refused.

Nov. 6, 2014