Melissa Mark-Viverito

Who’s up and who’s down this week?
Mark-Viverito’s campaign emails listed a series of Manhattan neighborhoods while she's running to represent the Bronx.
The Manhattanite named spots in the district she actually lives in.
Speaker of the New York City Council, Corey Johnson
Few organization efforts by legislative employees have succeeded.
A man holds the Puerto Rican flag outside of New York City's City Hall.
Will the Empire State forget about those who fled after Hurricane Maria?
Legal analyst Maya Wiley.
New York City has never had a female mayor. Will that change?
New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson delivering a passionate speech at City Hall in favor of closing the Rikers Island jail complex.
It’s a major overhaul, here’s the breakdown in dollars and square feet.
New York City Councilman Ritchie Torres.
Mark-Viverito receiving real estate-adjacent money.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
Rubén Díaz Sr.
The oversaturated pool of progressives could benefit the conservative cowboy-hatted councilman.
Former New York City Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito at the Puerto Rican Day Parade in 2014.
The former New York City Council speaker talks about the island’s recent uprising and why she’ll never be silenced.
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