David Chen

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Your Post-Debate Mayoral Race Power Rankings

    It has been a long, tumultuous democratic primary in New York City. Candidates have leapfrogged each other in the polls so many times it's hard to keep track who's in first place these days. We're here to help. Here are your mayoral race power rankings, based on candidates' performances in Wednesd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2010

    Mike Bloomberg New 'Mighty Whitey' Title Holder at City Hall

    Mayor with pal, Uncle Jr. Soprano​ The Times has taken a long overdue meter-reading of Team Bloomberg's diversity hiring performance and the results are not good. Consider: --Since being elected to a third term last year, of the mayor's nine major appointments -- three deputy mayors and six co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2009

    Bloomberg Bonus Babies Catch a Sweet Break

    There is apparently no such thing as buyer's remorse when the city's richest resident is doing the shopping. Mike Bloomberg will bestow bonuses of at least 20 percent on his campaign aides, the Times reports today, even though the meager margin of victory this produced by his team this November fell ... More >>

  • News

    May 29, 2001

    Chinatown in Limbo

    Will Asian Americans Ever Elect a Councilmember of Their Own?

  • News

    February 16, 1999

    Chinatown Take Out

    Street vendors say they're being pushed out of their neighborhood