After Brexit, Staten Island recalls its own secession movement
After Dinkins left office, Staten Island gained the favor of the new mayor: Rudy Giuliani, and to a lesser degree, his successor, Michael Bloomberg. "So, while the Island lost institutional power, it got political power," Flanagan said. Gone were the ...
Things don't have to be rotten
My wife and I both lived in NYC back in the era before Rudy Giuliani cleaned up the streets, and it was pretty ugly. It was years after the movie Taxi Driver, but had very much the same feel: Crime was rampant. Streets and subways were dirty and decaying.
ID Analytics to Host Industry Conference on Consumer Identity and Credit Risk Management
Business Wire (press release)
Keynote presenters include Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of the City of New York and TIME Magazine “Person of the Year” and David Plouffe, chief advisor for Uber and President Obama's former campaign manager. The conference will enhance industry ...
Gerald Walpin, Watchdog Fired Over AmeriCorps Inquiry, Dies at 84
New York Times
Mr. Walpin's daughter Amanda Leath described her father as a staunch conservative. In 1999, he wrote a letter to The New York Times that cited a Supreme Court ruling to defend Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani of New York for his criticism of an exhibition at ...