Kay Dervishi

New York senate Independent Democratic Conference leader Jeff Klein in 2016
The state ethics watchdog slept on a lot of major corruption scandals, but it’s chasing a private citizen for buying a billboard.
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A person experiencing homelessness.
Experts say many homeless people deliberately avoid city shelters.
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DNA being collected.
The pros and cons of New York City’s controversial collection of genetic data.
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David Koch, Executive Vice President of Koch Industries at The Economic Club of New York, in 2012.
The local impact from one of the state Republicans’ top funders.
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Is New York on pace to generate half its electricity from renewables by 2030?
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A bunch of solar panels collaged together
We speak with state leaders to assess the governor’s ambitious effort to shift to renewables.
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New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
The governor has moved to the left, but his right-leaning backers don’t seem to mind.
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New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Mayor Bill de Blasio originally announce the plans to create smaller, borough equitable prison system to replace Rikers in February.
Borough presidents and state lawmakers have raised concerns.
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New York City Councilman Donovan Richards announces over 200 units of affordable housing - along with new retail and community space in Far Rockaway.
An explainer on area median income, and what it means for affordable housing.
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Former Assemblyman Vito Lopez during session at the Capitol in Albany, 2013.
The ethics body has been blasted by Cuomo’s rivals. Should it be replaced?
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