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Jackson Present to Challenge Espaillat Re-Election Bid

Sep 08, 2014

Adriano Espaillat, left, and Robert Jackson, right, debate on NY1 (photo: @InsideCityHall) Just a few months after his second congressional loss, state Senator Adriano Espaillat is running for re-election to his


Koppell Promises IDC Death Sentence If Elected

Sep 07, 2014

  Koppell, left, and Klein on BronxTalk (photo by Osjua Newton) The contest between state Sen. Jeff Klein and former New York City Council Member Oliver Koppell could determine the future of


The Week Ahead in New York Politics, September 7

Sep 07, 2014

New York City Hall What to watch for this week in New York politics: This week includes a high-profile New York City Council NYPD oversight hearing on Monday, Tuesday's primary elections, Thursday's


Council Members to State: If You Won't Do It, We Will

Sep 05, 2014

Council Members holding Thursday's hearing (photo: @CM_MargaretChin) NEW YORK—As the number of State-funded social adult day care centers have climbed rapidly for nearly two years so have the complaints about them,