Azi Paybarah

On Thanksgiving, Giuliani condemns post-Ferguson protests:

'These people who are protesting don't put their lives at risk to save your children.'

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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Poll: More voters see Sharpton influencing mayor

The perception that Sharpton has gained more influence with de Blasio grew among a wide swath of voters, including Democrats, whites, blacks and Hispanics.

Nov. 18, 2014

 
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Poll: Little fear of de Blasio marijuana policy

White voters support the policy, 70-27 percent; black voters support it 80-17 percent and Hispanic voters support it 67-31 percent.

Nov. 18, 2014

 
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De Blasio critics on low crime numbers: Wait

'It’s only the first year'

Nov. 18, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Mayor: ‘Smear’ of Noerdlinger ‘repulsive’

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Nov. 18, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: De Blasio settles with U.F.T.

City Hall Pro: De Blasio settles with U.F.T.

Nov. 18, 2014

 
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Mullins: A woman mayor would ‘bring a softer approach’

'They’re not as aggressive. There are a lot of intelligent women out there,' head of the Sergeants Benevolent Association says

Nov. 17, 2014

 
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In Noerdlinger arrest, advocates see need for reform

The trespassing charge that led to the arrest of the teenage Noerdlinger was one offense advocates have long sought to ease.

Nov. 17, 2014

 
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Police unions react to Noerdlinger announcement

Police union leaders celebrated the announcement on Monday morning that Rachel Noerdlinger, the chief of staff to first lady Chirlane McCray, would take a leave of absence from City Hall.

Nov. 17, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Diller to announce new park

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Nov. 17, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: Hudson River Park dream

City Hall Pro: Hudson River Park dream

Nov. 17, 2014