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City Council Votes to Extend Term Limits
Amsterdam News (2008)
  • Maya J. Pope-Chappell
Abstract
New York City Council voted on Thursday to extend term limits despite two voter referendums that restricted the mayor and other city elected officials to two four-year terms. The 29 to 22 council vote will permit Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg to seek re-election for a third term in 2009.
Keywords
  • Michael Bloomberg,
  • City Council,
  • Term Limits,
  • Vote
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Publication Date
Fall October 23, 2008
Citation Information
Maya J. Pope-Chappell. "City Council Votes to Extend Term Limits" Amsterdam News (2008)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/maya_pope_chappell/17/