Crime rates are down in NYC — but you should still be worried

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New York Post—Mayor de Blasio and his top cop took time Tuesday to brag on the latest crime stats, reminding New Yorkers that they still live in the safest big city in America. And they do, too — though some folks surely are less impressed with the numbers than others, and the rest are growing uneasy. Among

NYC’s tax dollars are still rushing in — and Blas is still spending even faster. After watching Mayor de Blasio’s gloomy budget presentation last Thursday, New Yorkers could be forgiven for thinking that the local economy is entering a slump and tax revenues are falling. Actually, it’s worse than that. The economy — for the moment, at least — is doing just fine. And despite the popular notion, tax revenues