Mayor Michael Bloomberg opened a public art exhibit this morning in Central Park by the jailed Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei and delivered a forceful defense of free speech.
“Today, we stand in solidarity with the millions of people around the world who are hoping that Ai Weiwei is quickly and safely released,” Mayor Bloomberg Read More
Real estate mogul turned Reality TV star Donald Trump has sent a statement to ABC News congratulating President Barack Obama for the killing of terrorist mastermind Osama bin Laden.
“I want to personally congratulate President Obama and the men and women of the Armed Forces for a job well done,” he said.
Obama’s Read More
Mike Bloomberg’s speech at the “No Labels” conference is expected to get underway shortly, but in the meantime his office has released a report detailing the benefits of taking redistricting out of the hands of legislators.
The report found that in this election cycle 49 percent of candidates elected to the U.S. House Read More
Below is the Charlie Rangel’s full speech to the House Ethics Committee, in which take special aim at Congressman Bonner, whom Rangel seemed to think accused him of deceiving his constituents by pushing back the date of the hearing until after the election.
“God knows there was enough derogatory things said about me that I Read More