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THE ANTIDEMOCRATIC METHOD OF THE MAYOR TO IMPOSE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM FOR  THE DISABLED

THE ANTIDEMOCRATIC METHOD OF THE MAYOR TO IMPOSE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM FOR THE DISABLED

By José ViloriaApparently, the strategy of the mayor of New York City is to win the support of organizations that represent people with disabilities, and I congratulate him for such a noble gesture. W..

Why I Am Against A  Constitutional Convention

Why I Am Against A Constitutional Convention

You should know that back on April 9, 2017, five (5) months ago, I wrote a "What you should know" column expressing my opposition to a constitutional convention.  Because maybe you did not receiv..

Un mejor trato para el pueblo

Un mejor trato para el pueblo

Esta semana me uní a mis colegas demócratas de la Cámara de Representantes para anunciar la nueva agenda económica para el pueblo estadounidense, denominada Un Mejor Trato (A Better Deal), que proporc..

Fruitful meeting with Congressman  Adriano Espaillat

Fruitful meeting with Congressman Adriano Espaillat

José Viloria On Tuesday, Aug. 15, I had the opportunity to participate in what was a fruitful meeting with Congressman Adriano Espaillat, which was held in his office in the Bronx led by the belo..

Protejamos el nombre  de Harlem

Protejamos el nombre de Harlem

Es inconcebible que compañías de bienes raíces estén tratando de cambiarle el nombre a Harlem, como si intentaran borrar, de un plumazo, toda la riqueza social, artística y cultural de esta extraordin..

TLC pushes closure of bases with accessible fleet proposal

TLC pushes closure of bases with accessible fleet proposal

José ViloriaWith the proposal submitted by the Taxi & Limousine Commission (TLC) to force taxi bases to have 25% of their fleet converted into vehicles with accessibility for people with disabilit..

Election Results in Puerto Rico Are No Different Than the Election Results for the Mayor of the City of New York

Election Results in Puerto Rico Are No Different Than the Election Results for the Mayor of the City of New York

You should know that on Sunday, June 11, 2017, the election results for Puerto Rico’s referendum showed that 97 percent of the votes favored Statehood for Puerto Rico.Following the election, Puerto Ri..

Primera maestría en Estudios Dominicanos en EE.UU.

Primera maestría en Estudios Dominicanos en EE.UU.

El pasado 31 de mayo tuve el honor de participar en un evento histórico para la comunidad dominicana: el anuncio oficial y lanzamiento de la nueva especialidad en Estudios Dominicos que impartirá en s..

A blow in Albany against the taxi industry

A blow in Albany against the taxi industry

José ViloriaI cannot believe that there are still politicians in the city and the state of New York who can find room to impose new regulations on the taxi industry.Some of them were giving us a ..

Without Goya, the  Puerto Rican Day Parade has no Flavor

Without Goya, the Puerto Rican Day Parade has no Flavor

You should know that after so many years as one of the principal sponsors, Goya Foods has decided to end its contribution and participation in the National Puerto Rican Day Parade.There are many rumor..

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