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The Cuomo Record

Oct 13, 2014

Governor Cuomo (photo: @NYGovCuomo) As Election Day approaches and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo runs for re-election to a second term, Gotham Gazette looks at his record on several key issues


The Cuomo Record: Immigration and Civil Rights

Oct 13, 2014

Governor Cuomo (photo via glad.org) The following is part of our series, The Cuomo Record, examining incumbent Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo's first term as he seeks re-election heading toward Election Day,


The Week Ahead in New York Politics, October 12

Oct 12, 2014

New York City Hall What to watch for this week in New York politics: On Monday, New York elected officials including Governor Andrew Cuomo, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Comptroller Scott Stringer, Public


Cop Watch Trains Community to Document NYPD

Oct 10, 2014

A Cop Watch training (photo: Alex-Quan Pham) "Usually, for the Bushwick team, we'll meet up, we'll have a meal together. And the meal is important because in the rare instances that


The Money Report in the Race for New York Governor

Oct 09, 2014

Gov. Cuomo holds a large fundraising advantage (photo: NY governor's office via flickr) New York Public Interest Group (NYPIRG) report referenced above can be found here.The Quinnipiac poll referenced above can


City to Hold Public Hearing on Municipal ID Program

Oct 08, 2014

Mayor de Blasio announces cultural benefits to municipal ID (photo: mayor's office via nyc.gov) Less than three months before the City rolls out its new municipal ID card program, New Yorkers


The Week Ahead in New York Politics, October 5

Oct 05, 2014

New York City Hall What to watch for this week in New York politics: The week ahead is sure to include more action in the hotly-contested races for Governor, Attorney General, and New


Are New York's High-Risk Neighborhoods Climate Safe?

Oct 03, 2014

Moses Waltan of Red Hook (photo: Emrys Ellerphoto) Lower East Side, Red Hook residents unsure whether their communities are prepared for future extreme weather More than a dozen reporters hit the ground