Louis Lefkowitz

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Eric Schneiderman and the Bogus Issue of AG "Independence"

    ​In the only hotly contested statewide primary race, the buzzword is "independence." The theory, propagated by those unlikely to get Andrew Cuomo's support to replace him as attorney general, is that an endorsement from the probable next governor would compromise a law enforcement official wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2010

    John Lindsay Begins a Rough 1969 Re-Election Bid

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 20, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 23 John Lindsay Throws Himself Into the Ring by Mary Perot Nichols John V. Lindsay has been testing the water for the last few weeks. Although it looked rough, Lindsay apparently decided he was a strong sw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2009

    Clip Job: All the Pap That's Fit to Print

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesNovember 19, 1964, Vol. X, No. 5The Times: All the Pap That's Fit to Print(The following article is by a former New York Times reporter who wishes to remain anonymous.)The New York Times, depended upon for a century by citizens, civic groups, ... More >>

  • News

    July 18, 2006

    Yankee Lobbyists on Taxpayers' Tab

    Circling the bases: Documents reveal city paid the team's lobbyists and execs—for lobbying city and state officials

  • Specials

    August 12, 2003
  • News

    July 22, 2003

    Spitzer's Spiel

    A.G. Backpedals on Schools, Dodges MTA Case

  • News

    July 1, 2003

    Why Did Spitzer Defend Pataki?

    The Gubernatorial Wannabe Undercut Our Schools in Major Court Battle

  • News

    September 4, 2001

    Remembering Attica

    Thirty Years Later, the Story of America’s Worst Prison Riot Continues