|Login
Ground News Logo
Oct 24, 2021SUBSCRIBE NOW

Movin’ on out: De Blasio booting Founding Father Jefferson from City Hall

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio will remove a statue of Thomas Jefferson from the City Council chambers. The statue, gifted to the city by naval officer Uriah Phillips Levy in 1834, will be given to the New-York Historical Society on an “indefinite” loan. The loan of the statue was listed on the Public Design Commission’s “consent” agenda Monday.
Movin’ on out: De Blasio booting Founding Father Jefferson from City Hall
10 days ago|New York, United States

BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

8 of these news sources are bias rated
7 lean RIGHT
13%
R 87%
NY Daily News
New York Post
The Post Millennial
The Daily Caller
The Daily Wire
Fox News
Breitbart
+1
Sean.Hannity
ALL ARTICLES
Yahoo News
Yahoo News

NYC Council to consider removal of Thomas Jefferson statue from chambers

NEW YORK — An obscure city panel may vote to remove a statue of Thomas Jefferson from its place in the City Council chambers amid controversy over the Founding Father’s history as a slaveholder. The city Public Design Commission will decide Monday whether to loan the statue to the City Historical Society, effectively ending its nearly two-century run in one of the city's most revered spots. The ...

10 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
NY Daily News
NY Daily NewsL

NYC Council to consider removal of Thomas Jefferson statue from chambers

The Public Design Commission will decide Monday whether to loan the statue to the City Historical Society, effectively ending its nearly two century run in one of Gotham’s most revered spots.

10 days ago|New York, United States
The Daily Caller
The Daily CallerR

REPORT: Bill De Blasio Getting Rid Of Thomas Jefferson Statue In City Hall

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio will remove a statue of Thomas Jefferson from the City Council chambers, where it has stood for the past 187 years.

10 days ago|Washington, United States
New York Post
New York PostR

Movin’ on out: De Blasio booting Founding Father Jefferson from City Hall

The city's Public Design Commission has listed "the long term loan" of the 1833 bronze cast of Jefferson to the New-York Historical Society on its "consent" agenda for Monday.

10 days ago|New York, United States
The Daily Wire
The Daily WireR

NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio Banishes Thomas Jefferson Statue From City Hall After 187 Years

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is removing a statue of Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States and a Founding Father, from City Hall after nearly two centuries.New York City’s Public Design Commission, each member of which is appointed by the mayor, is planning to loan the Jefferson statue to the New York Historical Society. The commission has listed the statue’s loan under its “consent” agenda, meaning the decision to rem…

10 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
The Post Millennial
The Post MillennialR

Bill de Blasio to remove statue of US Founding Father from New York City Hall

In an exclusive, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said he intends to remove a statue of Thomas Jefferson from City Hall, where it remained erect for the last 187 years.

10 days ago|Toronto, Canada
Sean.Hannity
Sean.HannityR

NY POST: De Blasio to Remove Thomas Jefferson Statue from NYC City Hall First Erected in 1834 - Sean Hannity

Outgoing New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio reportedly moved this week to relocate a statue of Thomas Jefferson from City Hall first erected back in 1834, claims the New York Post. “The mayor, who has just three months left in office, is quietly banishing a statue of Thomas Jefferson from City Hall’s Council chambers — where […]

10 days ago|
Fox News
Fox NewsR

NYC's De Blasio booting Thomas Jefferson statue from City Hall

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has just three months left in office, is quietly banishing a statue of Founding Father Thomas Jefferson from City Hall’s council chambers — where it has resided for the past 187 years, The Post has learned.

10 days ago|New York, United States
Breitbart
BreitbartR

Report: NYC Mayor to Remove Thomas Jefferson Statue from City Hall

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) is reportedly removing a statue of Thomas Jefferson from City Hall's Council chambers.

10 days ago|United States
COVERAGE DETAILS

BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

8 of these news sources are bias rated
7 lean RIGHT
13%
R 87%
NY Daily News
New York Post
The Post Millennial
The Daily Caller
The Daily Wire
Fox News
Breitbart
Sean.Hannity
Total News Sources9Leaning Left1 sourceLeaning Right7 sourcesCenter0 sourcesLast Updated10 days ago
0
TOPICS
SIMILAR STORIES