NYC as sovereign state….

Here is an interesting article on the power that New York City exercises well beyond our nations borders. To quote them:

With an annual budget of about $60 billion, 250,000 municipal, employees, nearly 35,000 armed police officers, over 26,000 vehicles, and 656 miles of subway track, the sheer scale of New York City governance dwarfs most sovereign nations.

That does make it larger than some nations….

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