As SUNY Downstate Medical Center reels from recent management changes and layoffs, area pols are demanding that Gov. Andrew Cuomo help the hospital.
Today, a group of Brooklyn electeds sent a letter to Cuomo asking for immediate assistance so that critical services and medical training could conti ... More >>
Mayor Bloomberg's announcement last week appointing Hearst executive Cathie Black as the city's new schools chancellor drew a lot of skepticism -- and ire -- from critics who think the magazine publisher isn't qualified enough (or...at all) for running the city's public schools. Last week, a stat ... More >>
The Mayor is saying that the city job cuts he will propose at noon will spare teachers, along with firemen and cops. He could use some goodwill among the educators: the Post reports assemblyman James Brennan is bringing a bill that would scale back Bloomberg's control of the schools, which he won in ... More >>