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Manhattan Borough President: Election 2021

The Manhattan Borough President advises the mayor on land use, appoints community board members, and advocates for the needs of Manhattan borough residents. A borough president is elected for each of NYC’s 5 boroughs.

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Democratic Mayoral Candidates Discuss Taking on Family Homelessness

May 21, 2021

Three of the front-runners for the Democratic nomination for mayor -- civil rights attorney Maya Wiley, city government veteran Kathryn Garcia, and entrepreneur Andrew Yang -- discussed how they would approach issues affecting children and families experiencing or at risk of homelessness.

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