The City Council today announced the key figures who will be charged with dividing up the city into new districts based on Census data. It's the next redistricting frontier! The announcement of the Council's appointments comes on the same day that important news broke in the statewide redistrict ... More >>
To save student-loan programs, the White House has saddled master's and Ph.D. candidates with added debt.
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Bad headlines and investigations have never carried much weight with Brooklyn's Democrats. Party officials stood by past bosses Clarence Norman and Meade Esposito right up until a jury said the word "Guilty" in their respective criminal cases. They carried on that grand tradition last night b ... More >>
Conventional wisdom may say that Democrat Daniel Squadron won the NY25 State Senate District when he beat longtime incumbent Martin Connor in the primary, but he and his opponent, Republican John Chromczak, gave at least a veneer of competition to the race with a debate last night at St. Francis Col ... More >>
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