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Letters January 5, 2017  RSS feed
MISDEMEANOR ISN’T STRONG ENOUGH FOR SUBWAY ATTACKER
     Regarding Patt Mahony, the man who allegedly pushed a woman down a flight of stairs at a Forest Hills train station.  Mahony faces a misdemeanor assault charge. Misdemeanor?? Push someone down the stairs and it is a misdemeanor? That’s wrong.  QNS user MaryAnn  
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QUEENS BOULEVARD BIKE LANES AREN’T WORTH THE TROUBLE
     Mayor Bill de Blasio and DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg like to spend the taxpayers’ money for projects that yield minimal benefits. 
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WANT AMERICAN JOBS? UPHOLD THIS AIR DEAL WITH IRAN
     Last September, Washington granted permission to the American aerospace manufacturer Boeing and its European rival Airbus (which uses some American components) to sell commercial aircraft to Iran. 
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LET’S ADD ONE TO THE 2017 WISH LIST
     Transit riders and taxpayers would ask that you please add two more to “Ten wishes for 2017” (Editorial — Dec. 29). # 11, Governor Andrew Cuomo will deliver $7.3 billion of the remaining $8.3 billion he still owes to fully fund New York state’s share of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority $27 billion 2015-2019 Five-Year Capital Plan. 
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