Dana Rubinstein

Comptroller: Housing crisis can't be pinned on gentrification:

It’s much more expensive to live in New York City than it was 14 years ago

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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In one week, Cuomo vetoes two M.T.A. transparency bills

Yesterday, for the second time in a week, Governor Andrew Cuomo an M.T.A. transparency bill.

Nov. 14, 2013

 
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Bloomberg’s Midtown plan dies, but subsidies for a temporary ally survive

Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s ambitious plan to move the Grand Central business district into the 21st century will not come to pass, at least in its current form.

Nov. 14, 2013

 
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Cuomo vetoes an M.T.A. accountability bill as ‘unnecessary’

Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday vetoed a bill that would require the M.T.A. prepare a report on the impacts of all service cuts since 2008.

Nov. 13, 2013

 
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Quinn and Garodnick freeze Bloomberg’s Midtown East rezoning

Dan Garodnick and Christine Quinn will not vote in favor of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's plan to allow taller buildings around Grand Central Terminal.

Nov. 12, 2013

 
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Bloomberg on Bloomberg News‘ China reporting: ’Nobody thinks we are wusses'

Asked today about a New York Times report that Bloomberg News editor in chief Matthew Winkler has cut stories that were critical of the Chinese regime, Michael Bloomberg denied it, while maintaining that he's uninvolved in the company's affairs.

Nov. 12, 2013

 
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Bloomberg touts demand for borough taxis, before a de Blasio takeover

Today, Mayor Michael Bloomberg took pains to underscore the success of his controversial borough taxi program.

Nov. 12, 2013

 
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An argument, between transit advocates, over Midtown East

Some transit advocates are making a better-than-nothing argument, transit funding argument in favor of Midtown East.

Nov. 11, 2013

 
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A pre-de Blasio defense of Bloomberg’s Taxi of Tomorrow

Several New York organizations are supporting Mayor Bloomberg's now-endangered Taxi of Tomorrow program.

Nov. 8, 2013

 
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‘So what?’: Bloomberg takes the long view on Obamacare hiccups

"Somehow or other, the parties are all on the wrong side of this," said Mayor Michael Bloomberg today.

Nov. 8, 2013

 
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Bloomberg ‘will not criticize’ de Blasio for a while

Mayor Michael Bloomberg today said he will stay abide by a post-term policy of non-interference.

Nov. 8, 2013