NYC Taxi Drivers Protest Crackdown On Livery CabsNew York State Federation of Taxi Drivers head Fernando Mateo organized the Wednesday protest. He said it's an unfair pressure tactic to get drivers to negotiate on a bill being considered in Albany.
Cabbies Rally Against Livery Drivers Picking Up Fares Outside ManhattanThe state Assembly has voted 110-28 to pass legislation to let livery drivers legally pick up passengers who hail them in the city's four outer boroughs and northern Manhattan.

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