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The Week Ahead in New York Politics, December 14

Dec 13, 2015

New York City Hall What to watch for this week in New York politics: Is there anything to talk about besides corruption in Albany? Yes, but issues with ethics among state lawmakers


The Week That Was in New York Politics, Dec 7-11

Dec 11, 2015

photo: Stanley Kubrick via Museum of the City of New York Gotham Gazette's Week in Review, Friday  PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Mayor de Blasio signs legislation creating the city's new Department of Veterans'


Resignation Highlights City Council Gender Imbalance

Dec 09, 2015

Speaker Mark-Viverito & others announce Young Women's Initiative (photo: William Alatriste) City Council Member Maria del Carmen Arroyo recently announced she will resign at the end of the year in order