Our guest speaker will be Henry Stern, the former Commissioner of Parks under Mayor Giuliani. Mr Stern is the founder of NY Civic, one of the leading non-partisan good government groups focusing on issues that affect NYC and NYS. His daily writings on the NYCivic.com website are often reprinted on the opinion pages of the major NY newspapers.
Mr. Stern will talk about the future of NYC in the face of the coming mayoral election, the CFE school decision, the problems currently facing Albany, and future budget shortfalls.
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Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Place: Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Airmens Club
283 Lexington Ave (bet 36th & 37th St), 2nd Floor
Admission: Members - FREE, Non Members - $5, F/T Students - $2.
Please join us for drinks after every meeting in the backroom at Saga, on Lex and 39th.
Schedule of Upcoming Speakers:
March 10, 2005 - TBA
From the NY Sun, February 7, 2005:
"JELLY BEANS AND ANCHORMEN The New York Young Republican Club hosted a birthday celebration and awards ceremony in honor of President Reagan at Scopa on Madison Avenue last week. The late president's birthday was on Sunday. The president of the Center for Security Policy, Frank Gaffney, received the Peace Through Strength Award; the founder of the Guardian Angels, Curtis Sliwa,received the Shining City on a Hill Award, and MSNBC television host Joe Scarborough received the Great Communicator award..."
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FROM THE CONGRESS OF RACIAL EQUALITY (CORE)
This Week on "The CORE Hour"
Tuesday, February 8
3PM EST -
New York City, NY - Joining us this week will be Robert L. Woodson, Sr., Founder and President of the National Center for Neighborhood Enterprise (NCNE) to discuss Social Security Reform and President Bush's State of the Union Address.
We will also talk with Jarrett Murphy, columnist for The Village Voice, about his recent article on the Mississippi murder case of CORE's volunteers.