The Love Issue: Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney

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  SEEKING: A MALE FRIEND WHO SHARES A PASSION FOR MAKING A DIFFERENCE WITH YOUR LIFE. OCCUPATION: PUBLIC SERVANT; MEMBER OF THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CURRENT RESIDENCES: NEW YORK AND WASHINGTON, D.C. POLITICS: DEMOCRAT ASTROLOGICAL SIGN: PISCES FAVORITE MOVIES: ZERO DARK THIRTY, SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE, AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH, TITANIC, IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE. HOBBIES/INTERESTS: SPENDING TIME WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS, ESPECIALLY MY TWO DAUGHTERS. HIKING IN UPSTATE NEW YORK. WALKING IN CENTRAL PARK. YOGA. GARDENING. GOING TO THE THEATER.… [More]

Tisch Predicts Scores Will Rise, While Experts Stand By Common Core

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Many parents across the state were startled at how high the failing rates were under the new Common Core standard, but Dr. Merryl Tisch, Chancellor of the New York State Board of Regents, urged moving the discussion away from test scores at City and State’s “On Education” forum yesterday in Manhattan. To illustrate, with some dramatic effect, how relatively insignificant the test scores were at this time, Tisch made a prediction that she likened to Babe Ruth’s called shot home… [More]

City & State Presents: Municipal Budgets and Distressed Local Governments.

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Featured Speakers Richard Ravitch Hon. Stephanie Miner Robert Ward Hon. Mike Hein Hon. Anthony Williams Club 101, 101 Park Avenue, Manhattan Schedule Breakfast and Registration (7:30 – 8:15 am) Opening Keynote: Richard Ravitch (8:15 am) Panel I. Discussion on Municipal Budgets (8:45 am) Moderator: Morgan Pehme, Editor in chief, City & State. Stephanie Miner, Mayor, City of Syracuse. Mike Hein, County Executive, Ulster County. Kathleen M. Jimino, County Executive, Rensselaer County. Mark Poloncarz, County Executive, Erie County. Panel II. How Courts… [More]

MAY 9th: Healthcare, Hospitals, and New York. (Conference)

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Date: Thursday, May 9, 2013 Location: CLUB 101, 101 Park Avenue, Manhattan. PURCHASE TICKETS REGISTRATION, BREAKFAST: 8:00 – 8:30 am. City & State will host a series of panel discussions featuring top health experts, business leaders and public officials, to discuss important pharmaceutical, healthcare and hospital construction items relevant to New York City and New York State. PANEL 1: The Public’s Health, At What Cost?  8:30 – 9:45 am.  Sponsored By: BRIEF: Express Scripts, along with City & State, are holding a panel… [More]

City & State’s 2013 Rising Stars: Albany Edition.

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City & State is pleased to announce our 2013 Rising Stars: Albany!   Alithia Rodriguez-Rolon Council of School Supervisors and Administrators Amanda Lefton The Nature Conservancy in New York Amy Cutler Reporter, News 10 ABC Albany Andrew Garbarino Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi Assemblyman Cathleen Sims Devito Time Warner Cable Chad Lupinacci Assemblyman Courtney Brunelle AFSCME Daniel Katz The Parkside Group David Buchwald Assemblyman David Laska New York Republican State Committee Elizabeth Garvey Counsel, State Senate Gareth Rhodes Deputy Press Secretary, Governor’s Office… [More]

State of Our City

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SOOC_thumb A Day of Candid Conversations with New York City’s Government and Thought Leaders City & State‘s State of Our City will be a half-day series of conversations featuring a truly dynamic line-up of New York City commissioners, officials and thought leaders to discuss some of the pressing challenges and opportunities facing New York today, and to reflect on the short and long term state of our city. Thursday, February 28New York University238 Thompson StreetGrand Hall – 5th Floor Click here… [More]

Above and Beyond

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above_beyond_feat Please join City & State to celebrate our 25 Above & Beyond honorees at a cocktail and dinner reception Wednesday, March 13th at Léman Manhattan‘s Broad Street Ballroom, located at 41 Broad St., New York, NY 10004 in downtown Manhattan. View the 25 honorees At the reception, City & State will announce which of the 25 honorees will receive the 2013 Chairperson’s Award, for which we will be donating a portion of the event proceeds to a charity of their… [More]

Real Politech

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RP_feat City & State’s #RealPolitech forum (a play on RealPolitik) will inform and encourage practical and material uses of technology in government, campaigns, media, and the industries that operate in and around these spaces. The day’s discussions will look to ground the sometimes ethereal concepts with active examples of current, existing applications and how they can be best utilized.… [More]

On Education

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on_education_graphic City & State, in partnership with Schoolbook, is hosting our 2nd annual ‘On Education’ breakfast forum in downtown Manhattan on the morning of Wednesday, October 31st. This year’s discussion will dissect the New York City’s education reforms as well as efforts being made on the New York State level.… [More]