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The Week That Was in New York Politics, Jan. 4-8

Jan 08, 2016

photo: Stanley Kubrick via Museum of the City of New York Gotham Gazette's Week in Review, Friday January 8 IMAGE OF THE WEEK: Penn Station rendering, via Governor Cuomo's office on flickr; Mayor


Bill Mandates Review of Criminal Justice Programs

Jan 05, 2016

Council Member Andrew Cohen, second from left (photo: @JeffreyDinowitz) NYPD Officer Randolph Holder was fatally shot in October by Tyrone Howard, a man with a history of run-ins with the law.


40 Questions for New York Politics in 2016

Jan 04, 2016

photo: William Alatriste Happy new year! As we jump right into 2016, Gov. Andrew Cuomo prepares for his State of the State and budget address, Mayor Bill de Blasio works to


The Week Ahead in New York Politics, January 4

Jan 03, 2016

New York City Hall Happy New Year! So far, New York politics in 2016 looks a lot like 2015. On Sunday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a new Executive Order related to homelessness