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Heard Around Town

AOC meets “GSD” on taxi medallion debt relief

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made her first official appearance with Eric Adams to celebrate a milestone for underwater taxi drivers

Heard Around Town

Mark Levine wants Democrats to run up the score in Manhattan

The borough president is launching the Wake Up Dems campaign to get the deep blue borough voting in November

Heard Around Town

After voting down its own map, the New York City Districting Commission opened up its deliberations

The livestreamed meeting focused mostly on increasing the Latino population in a City Council district in Manhattan

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New York City

Mental health care on Rikers: New York’s largest psychiatric provider

On an average day, almost 3,000 people with mental illnesses are detained there – and they need better care.

New York State

Judge: NY Assembly maps to be redrawn by dysfunctional redistricting commission

New lines will go into effect for the 2024 election cycle.

New York City

NYC overhauls controversial schools admissions process for middle schools, selective high schools

Schools Chancellor David Banks said the controversial process was replaced with one that rewards the highest academic achievers, as well as increases transparency and fairness.

New York City

How many people are detained on Rikers? A look at the crisis by the numbers

The annual Mayor’s Management Report offers a cross-section of statistics on the jail complex.

PersonalityShow All

Interviews & Profiles

Rodneyse Bichotte-Hermelyn is on a mission to make it safer to be pregnant in New York

In her latest maternal health bill, the Brooklyn Assembly member wants to ensure women are able to have a fetus removed from their body after a miscarriage.

Winners & Losers

This week’s biggest Winners & Losers

Who’s up and who’s down this week?

Interviews & Profiles

Order over chaos: How Andrea Stewart-Cousins fixed the state Senate Democratic conference

The majority leader has presided over growing power and has delivered legislative successes with and without the New York governor’s help.

Winners & Losers

This week’s biggest Winners & Losers

Who’s up and who’s down this week?

Power ListsShow All

Power List

The 2022 Power of Diversity: Latino 100

The leaders of New York’s Latino community.

Power List

The 2022 NYC Labor Power 100

The leaders behind a revitalized labor movement in the city.

Power List

Top 60 New York State Lobbyists 2022

The leading government relations firms in the state, ranked by 2021 revenue.

OpinionShow All

Opinion

Opinion: The Close to Home Act shows there’s a better way to youth incarceration

After 10 years, youth arrests in New York City declined by 86%, helping to overturn a juvenile system that was once riddled in chaos.

Editor's Note

Editor’s note: Moving MSG could be a winner for New York City

Opening up Penn Station to let in light would be a good thing for commuters – and potentially the Knicks.

Opinion

Opinion: After COVID-19, we need more focus on health equity

For years, policymakers focused on health care coverage issues to solve inequities in the sector, but the pandemic highlighted realities that show racial and ethnic disparities remain.

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