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New York News
8:47 am
Thu January 2, 2014

NYC Mayor De Blasio Takes Formal Oath At City Hall

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New York's new mayor, Bill de Blasio, has taken the oath of office at a City Hall ceremony.

He was formally sworn in Wednesday by former President Bill Clinton as the city's 109th mayor.

De Blasio is the first Democrat to occupy City Hall in more than two decades and vows to pursue a sweeping liberal agenda for the nation's largest city.

He officially took over as mayor after a ceremony in his Brooklyn home minutes after midnight.

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New York News
6:06 am
Wed January 1, 2014

Bill De Blasio Sworn In As 109th Mayor Of NYC.

Bill de Blasio has been sworn in as the 109th mayor of New York City.

He is the first Democrat to occupy City Hall in more than two decades and vows to pursue a sweeping liberal agenda for the nation's largest city.

He took the oath of office in a small ceremony in his Brooklyn home Wednesday, minutes after midnight.

The 52-year-old de Blasio was joined by his wife and their two teenage children. The oath was delivered by state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.

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Hudson Valley News
10:21 am
Mon October 21, 2013

Bill Clinton To Host A Fundraiser For A County Executive Candidate

Credit Photo by University photographer Mark Schmidt

Former President Bill Clinton will host a fundraiser Monday evening for a county executive candidate in a New York county.

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Hudson Valley News
8:09 am
Mon October 7, 2013

Former President Clinton Addresses Omega Institute

Credit Photo by University photographer Mark Schmidt

RHINEBECK – Former President Bill Clinton was the keynote speaker at the Omega Institute’s conference this weekend that addressed sustainable living in a global society.

The former president told the Rhinebeck conference that no matter whether a country is economically and financial advanced or depressed, they can all learn from one another.

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Hudson Valley News
11:24 am
Fri October 4, 2013

Bill And Hillary Clinton To Give Friday Night Speeches In NY

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The Clintons are delivering speeches in New York this evening, though in separate places. Former President Bill Clinton will be in Dutchess County.

The Omega Center for Sustainable Living at Rhinebeck-based Omega Institute for Holistic Studies is hosting a conference this weekend entitled “Where We Go From Here: Opportunities & Solutions for an Interdependent World.”  Bill Clinton will deliver the keynote address Friday evening to kick off a weekend-long discussion about a holistic approach to sustainability. It is the first time he is speaking at Omega.

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Hudson Valley News
2:50 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Bill Clinton To Speak At Westchester Community College

Credit Photo by University photographer Mark Schmidt

Former President Bill Clinton will speak in his home county of Westchester Saturday, to raise money for student scholarships.

While Clinton is at Westchester Community College in Valhalla Saturday afternoon, he will receive a State University of New York Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters. And as Executive Director of the college’s foundation Eve Larner explains, the event is more than solely a fundraiser for student scholarships.

Clinton last spoke at the college in 2005.

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Politics
11:35 am
Tue November 6, 2012

Time editor on the crucial, high-stakes Presidents Club

On this day when Americans select their next president, WAMC's Ian Pickus speaks with Time Magazine editor and Washington Bureau Chief Michael Duffy, co-author of The Presidents Club: Inside the World’s Most Exclusive Fraternity, about the relationships between the country's past chief executives.

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