GOP council members: Key committee appointment will divide Dems

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GOP council members: Key committee appointment will divide Dems

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GOP council members: Key committee appointment will divide Dems

Council Minority Leader Joe Borelli (R-Staten Island) told The Post the expected appointment of Councilwoman Gale Brewer (D-Manhattan) to the oversight and investigations committee is “great news” …

City Council Republicans are doing cartwheels over a report that a tough-as-nails, independent lawmaker will be tapped to head a powerful investigative committee whose job will include scrutinizing Mayor Adams.Council Minority Leader Joe Borelli (R-Staten Island) told The Post the expected appointment of Councilwoman Gale Brewer (D-Manhattan) to the oversight and investigations committee is “great news” for the GOP.

The former borough president has a track record of putting the public good before party politics, which could lead to infighting among progressive and moderate Democratic factions citywide.“She’ll leave no stone unturned, so I’m getting the popcorn ready for when Democrats are in conflict,” Borelli said. “It’s good for the Republican Party, and I think this will have some ramifications in our favor in statewide elections this year.”

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11, 2022 City Council Republicans are doing cartwheels over a report that a tough-as-nails, independent lawmaker will be tapped to head a powerful investigative committee whose job will include scrutinizing Mayor Adams. Council Minority Leader Joe Borelli (R-Staten Island) told The Post the expected appointment of Councilwoman Gale Brewer (D-Manhattan) to the oversight and investigations committee is “great news” for the GOP. Energy makes up 10% of Canada's gross domestic product and the majority of its greenhouse gas emissions come from the oil and gas sector. The former borough president has a track record of putting the public good before party politics, which could lead to infighting among progressive and moderate Democratic factions citywide. Senate, bringing a glittering resume and high-level connections across government, finance and politics to a topsy-turvy GOP primary field in one of the nation’s premier contests. “She’ll leave no stone unturned, so I’m getting the popcorn ready for when Democrats are in conflict,” Borelli said.com Register IEA Director Fatih Birol praised Canada's efforts so far to cut greenhouse gas emissions but said further work was needed. “It’s good for the Republican Party, and I think this will have some ramifications in our favor in statewide elections this year. CLEVELAND, OHIO - SEPTEMBER 29: U.

” Council Minority Leader Joe Borelli said that Brewer’s appointment is “great news” for the GOP. "We want to see those strategies being implemented. Senate. J.C. But environmental campaigners Équiterre criticized the IEA as being inconsistent for laying out how Canada can reduce emissions from oil and gas production in order to continue exporting after 2050. Rice for NY Post Borelli is one of five Republicans on the predominantly Democratic 51-person Council, which gained two seats in the last year’s general election. In a brief interview Wednesday afternoon, McCormick signaled he would target Biden’s economic and foreign policies, as well as left-wing “woke” culture. The City first reported Wednesday that Brewer would be named chair of the committee, which has subpoena power, as compensation for backing Adrienne Adams (D-Queens) in the Council speaker race. Natural Resources Minister Jonathan Wilkinson said Canada needed to reduce both emissions intensity and consumption of fossil fuels. Candidates or the two major parties may instead negotiate terms for debates.

Rep. Ritchie Torres (D-Bronx) effectively used the committee chairmanship as a councilman to expose problems at the city’s Housing Authority and other agencies during former Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration. To speed up decarbonization of the oil and gas sector, the IEA called for strong action to curb methane emissions and accelerate the rate of innovation in energy technology. exit from Afghanistan, which he called a “real demonstration of incompetence and a lack of accountability for the Biden administration. Brewer’s position would include scrutinizing Mayor Eric Adams’ administration. Kevin C. Birol ranked CCUS as one of the top three most critical decarbonization technologies in the world, out of around 800 looked at by the IEA. Downs for NY Post Negotiators for Mayor Adams, no relation to the speaker, have been lobbying for Manhattan Councilwoman Julie Menin, a moderate Democrat more politically aligned with the new mayor than Brewer, for the post, sources said. McCormick, who grew up in Pennsylvania, just left his job as CEO of Bridgewater Associates, one of the world’s largest hedge funds, based in Westport, Connecticut." Republicans took issue with several aspects of the presidential debates in 2020, including holding the first debate after early voting had begun, selecting CSPAN's to be the moderator for one debate, even though he had interned for then-Senator Joe Biden decades earlier, and making changes to the way debates were conducted.

If Brewer gets the appointment, it would mark the second failed attempt by the new mayor to wield power over the Council.com Register Reporting by Nia Williams; editing by Jonathan Oatis and Aurora Ellis Our Standards: More from Reuters Daily Briefing Subscribe to our daily curated newsletter to receive the latest exclusive Reuters coverage delivered to your inbox. Previous efforts by his camp to get .