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NYPIRG To Moreland: Reform State Ethics Panel

Nov 25, 2013

The New York Public Interest Research Group is calling for major reforms of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's state ethics panel in a 20-page report outlining their wishlist for the Moreland Commission

 

The City Council Speaker Race Explained

Nov 19, 2013

When the 51-member City Council returns after the New Year, one of the first orders of business will be to pick, from their ranks, a speaker to preside over the

 

City Council Speaker Race Forum Schedule

Nov 18, 2013

The contenders to be the next City Council speaker have been invited to a series of forums throughout the city. Here's the schedule so far (it's unclear right now who

 

Short On Time, City Council Pushes Lobbying Reform

Nov 11, 2013

  Two years after Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the City Council created a commission to help make recommendations for overhauling the city’s lobbying laws, the panel’s work is beginning to yield