Black Leaders Call For 'Communication And Coexistence' In Wake Of Anti-Semitism
Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams joined faith leaders to announce a series of dinners called 'Breaking Bread and Building Bonds' on Monday.
Dec 31, 2019 10:22 AM
The Rise Of Brooklyn Congressman Hakeem Jeffries
Two years ago, he was a back-bencher in the minority party, flirting with a run for mayor. Now in his fourth term, Jeffries is the fifth-ranking Democrat in a newly energized majority.
Updated: Jan 31, 2019 4:48 PM
Congressmen Demand Information On Trump's Partial Ownership Of Subsidized Brooklyn Housing Complex
Trump owns a stake in Starrett City, a low-income housing complex that is the nation's largest receiving federal subsidies.
Updated: Jul 14, 2017 1:27 PM
Is East New York The Next Bushwick?
NYU tote bags have already been spotted in the Cypress Hills section of northern East New York.
Updated: Jul 23, 2014 7:16 PM
Gentrification: 'Malignant Tumor' Or Boost To Struggling Communities?
Minorities seem to feel that gentrification is bad, but an old white guy disagrees.
Updated: Feb 3, 2014 2:21 PM
Primary Winners: Rangel, Meng, Jeffries, Velazquez, Long
Rangel will serve a 22nd term.
Updated: Jun 27, 2012 8:36 AM
Congressional Primary Day Is Today, Not That Anyone Gives A Damn
There are a number of significant Congressional primary contests today, and these will most likely be decided by a tiny number of voters capable of remembering that the primary was moved to June.
Updated: Jun 26, 2012 11:35 AM
Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke Endorses Charles Barron
Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke is sticking his pointy cap into the Congressional race between Councilman Charles "I Heart Qaddafi" Barron and Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries.
Updated: Jun 21, 2012 3:40 PM
Assemblyman Hates Invented Neighborhoods Like ProCro
ProCro no mo'? (John Del Signore/Gothamist) Real estate brokers and developers
Updated: Apr 19, 2011 6:18 PM
NY Lawmakers Propose Domestic Violence Registry
Pols say that Sarah Coit's death could have been prevented by
Updated: Apr 18, 2011 6:36 PM
After Paterson Aide Scandal, A Call to Investigate State Police
Following allegations that a top aide to Governor Paterson bullied an
Updated: Mar 1, 2010 2:42 PM
State Legislators Try to Block Term Limits Extension
NY1 reports that State Senator Kevin Parker (D-Brooklyn) introduced legislation preventing "city
Updated: Nov 14, 2008 4:57 PM
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