Tom Manton

  • Columns

    April 15, 2009

    Hevesi's Friends in Need

    Political pals cashed in on pension fund business

  • News

    December 12, 2006

    The Sinner Within

    How Brian McLaughlin betrayed the labor movement and conned us all

  • News

    November 7, 2006

    Serph's Up

    Friendly Democrats forget muscle, fumble state senate again

  • News

    February 21, 2006

    Influence Peddlers

    Trade secrets of the city's fastest-growing lobbying firm

  • News

    January 17, 2006

    Council Priorities

    The new City Council Speaker doles out some surprising assignments

  • News

    January 3, 2006

    The Outsider Comes In

    The party bosses choose a former activist as Council Speaker

  • News

    November 22, 2005

    Council Orgy

    Erasing term limits and contribution caps amid a speaker battle

  • News

    December 2, 2003

    Dean Looks for New York Love

    Blacks and Latinos Speed-Date the Candidate

  • News

    November 4, 2003
  • News

    July 29, 2003

    Billy's Boondoggle

    The Comptroller's Payroll Becomes a Political Playground

  • News

    January 29, 2002

    The Boss Is Back

    Miller Lets Clubhouse Control Council, Shortchanges Merit and Minorities

  • News

    January 8, 2002

    Miller Time

    How Internecine Minority Politics Picked the Speaker

  • News

    November 20, 2001

    What's New Is Old

    First Asian Reaches Council on Road Well Traveled

  • News

    November 20, 2001

    To Play the King

    Brooklyn's Chance to Anoint the Next Council Speaker Is Slipping Through the Fault Lines

  • News

    August 14, 2001

    The King of Queens

    Will the Peter Principle Snag Peter Vallone?

  • News

    January 9, 2001

    2001: An Election Odyssey

    Races All Over the City Promise a ‘Mad, Mad’ Year

  • News

    September 19, 2000

    Advantage: Hevesi

    City Comptroller Scores Big in Primary Races as Ferrer and Green Stumble

  • News

    August 1, 2000

    The Early Line

    The Guys Who Want Rudy Giuliani’s Job

  • News

    May 30, 2000

    Rebellion of the Hollow Men

    Albany Dems Blast Assembly Speaker’s ‘Autocratic Style’

  • News

    June 9, 1998

    Becoming 'Dem-ato'

    Schumer Morphs Into Alfonse: Fires Assault Weapon at Green, and Praises His Own Miss