News & Politics
News & Politics
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is taking his agenda for the city to Albany.
De Blasio Takes Ambitious NYC Agenda to Albany
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will propose a new round of major pension and health benefit cuts for public employees in his annual budget address.
NJ Gov Budget Address Today
Educators would be barred from using new standardized tests to determine student placement for three years under legislation moving in the New Jersey Assembly.
NJ Assembly to Weigh Scaling Back Scope of Standardized Tests
Bronx Lawmakers Push for Senior Aid Bills
Sen. Jeff Klein, Blaine Kaniewski, flickr
The New York chapter of AARP says high residential electricity rates in the state point to the need for an independent utility consumer advocate.
AARP: New York Needs an Advocate for Utility Customers
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is set to release the final details of his new two-year state budget.
Malloy to Deliver Budget Address to Connecticut Lawmakers
The New York Immigration Coalition has a basic goal for the city’s schools.
“We don’t want parents to be excluded from finding out how their children are doing and supporting their kids because they don’t speak English,” said Kim Sykes, the Coalition’s Senior Manager for Education Advocacy.
Schools Must Improve Translation Services, Says Immigrant Group
Jeff Coltin, WFUV
His name says it all: Sumluv Robert Deniro Johnson was bred to be a star. His drama-queen mother is Susan Lucci. His high-jumping dad: Magic Johnson. Deniro himself is a grand champion at the art and sport of being a Chinese shar-pei.
For Show Dogs, Complex Monikers are the Name of the Game