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Good Day NY Asks Why A Fmr State Legislator Refused To Take Council Oath

Former state legislator Michael Benjamin refused to take an oath during a City Council hearing at City Hall. http://www.myfoxny.com/clip/10952602/oath-refusal I was able to address and defend my decision refusing CM Dromm’s oath and segue into specialized high school issue: preserving the SHSAT, … Continue reading

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Campaign Trail: Bronx Insurgent Michael Blake’s Residency Woes Continue

On Tuesday, I live-tweeted from the Bronx Board of Elections as the case challenging the residency of well-heeled insurgent Democrat, Michael Alexander Blake got under way. Blake, a former Obama White House and campaign aide, is running for the 79 … Continue reading

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Challenging Inequalities in NYC Housing Plans

Challenging Inequalities in NYC Housing Plans (video) via @bxperspectives @BronxnetTV Go to link => http://t.co/w3do4mKF8Z http://CorruptionCrusher.com/ @SquarePegDem http://www.Facebook.com/SquarePegDem http://www.YouTube.com/SquarePegDem

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Political Announcement by Michael Benjamin

Dear Friends, I will NOT seek to serve in the Assembly again. I’m a “recovering politician” and I won’t commit the sin of political hubris. I served. I now serve in a different way. It’s time for a new generation … Continue reading

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BATTLE IN THE BOOGIE DOWN: Challengers Eye Scandal-Plagued Bronx Assemblyman | Politicker

This column was originally published on January 6, 2014. Former Assemblyman Stevenson’s federal corruption began that day. A week later, the jury returned a guilty verdict on all four charges. Under NYS law, Mr. Stevenson was immediately expelled from office. … Continue reading

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Santa Cuomo Holiday Wish Book: Naughty & Nice REDC Gifts

Several of my tweets this week looked at selected goodies dispensed by Santa Cuomo from his sack of Regional Economic Development Council (REDC 2013) gifts, um, grants this Christmas. Many of the projects seem tangentially related to job creation, job … Continue reading

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Cupcakes | The Daily Show

Cupcakes | The Daily Show – October 31, 2007 Dr. Rob Riggle investigates the number one frosted killer of our children.  Fmr Assemblyman Michael Benjamin defends the venerable treat. (4:54)

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The Best & the brightest? | Live From The State Capital

Fred Dicker interviews Michael Benjamin on Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s human rights nominee and his plan to close the Indian Point Energy Center. Continue reading

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A public advocate debate about personal finances, and Bloomberg | Capital New York

“I don’t want to be one of these guys who never held a real job in their life.” Continue reading

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Michael Benjamin Joins NY1 Wiseguys Weigh In On Mayoral Campaign

Wiseguys @kbcarol (Bellamy) @SquarePeg_Dem (Michael Benjamin) @AlDAmatoNY on @RoadToCityHall at 7 & 10pm Continue reading

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