Tags: New York

NYC Homelessness Record High Despite Falling Unemployment Rate

Salil Mehta at Statistical Ideas investigates the homeless rate in New York City. Mehta notes the streets are flourishing with a severe homelessness problem that’s escalating briskly despite a falling unemployment rate. Please consider a The Empire City of Homelessness. Annual Growth Rate of Homeless Record High Homeless Note the huge surge in homelessness after…

Governor Cuomo Proposes Free Tuition to New Yorkers Making Up to $125,000 Per Year

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo unveiled his first signature proposal of his 2017 agenda, making college tuition-free for New York’s middle class families at all SUNY and CUNY two-and-four-year colleges. Cuomo made his announcement accompanied by U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders at LaGuardia Community College. The First-in-the-Nation-Program aims at providing free tuition to New Yorkers making up…

Five days after meeting with president-elect Donald Trump in what was described as a "candid meeting",  New York Mayor Bill de Blasio delivered what Bloomberg dubbed a "campaign-style rebuke to the President-elect" vowing to resist the "excess of Trump" including federal efforts to deport undocumented immigrants, push more aggressive police actions against minorities or remove…

(NaturalNews) As infrastructure in America's oldest cities approaches the century mark in many cases, it is becoming more apparent than ever that a national revitalization plan is needed to address what are evolving – and worsening – health issues related to decay. One… Source: Natural News NY schools found dangerously high levels of lead in…