Dana Rubinstein

De Blasio finance commissioner will also regulate taxis:

Today, the City Council approved Mayor Bill de Blasio’s appointment of his own finance commissioner, Jacques Jiha, to serve on the board of the Taxi and Limousine Commission

 

 

Bio: Dana Rubinstein is a reporter for Capital. She has written for Bloomberg Businessweek, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the New York Observer, and the Brooklyn Paper.

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East Harlem building owned by piano seller

Kaoru Muramatsu, the owner of the East Harlem building that exploded this morning, also owns Absolute Piano on the ground floor

Mar. 12, 2014

 
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In dealing with press, de Blasio favors ‘pools’

Mayor often allows just one reporter to cover him, citing logistics

Mar. 11, 2014

 
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Report: Cuomo and de Blasio need to focus more on city infrastructure

'In some cases, the infrastructure in New York is so old we don't even know where it is under the street'

Mar. 11, 2014

 
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Another Metro-North death, another mournful MTA statement

Coincides with Schumer criticism

Mar. 10, 2014

 
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Shorris rejects ‘privatization of public education’

First deputy mayor Tony Shorris today said that charter schools are "not gonna be the long-term solution" for American public education.

Mar. 10, 2014

 
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Shorris open to meeting with lobbyists

Cites different circumstances at Port Authority

Mar. 10, 2014

 
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Deputy mayor cites tough ‘criteria’ as cause of slow transition

'Nobody ever remembers how long a cabinet took to assemble'

Mar. 10, 2014

 
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New taxi head hopes to get sued less

Mayor de Blasio's pick to chair the Taxi and Limousine Commission hopes to reduce litigation by listening more.

Mar. 10, 2014

 
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Investigation into Westchester ‘housing discrimination’

The mostly white town is home to Governor Andrew Cuomo

Mar. 6, 2014

 
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Alicia Glen on Domino labor, and Goldman lessons

"What I was doing at Goldman in many respects is exactly what we're gonna be doing from the public sector side," said Glen last night.

Mar. 6, 2014