Andrea Bernstein appears in the following:
Friday, March 01, 2002
You can't get there from the West, or the North or the South, for that matter. The subway stop on the corner is closed. The only way to get into century 21's Courtlandt or Dey street entrances is from Broadway, to the east. Even so, the official reopening of Century ...
Thursday, February 14, 2002
Mayor Michael Bloomberg released his preliminary $42 billion budget yesterday. To close a projected $4.8 billion gap, the mayor is asking for one third of that amount in savings, one third in borrowing, and one third in federal or state help. As WNYC’s Andrea Bernstein reports, despite the size of ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2002
Voters go to the polls in a variety of districts to select legislators. One of the most hotly contested races is on the East Side of Manhattan, where Democrat Liz Kruger is vying with Republican John Ravitz to fill the seat vacated by 33-year incumbent State Senator Roy Goodman. But ...
Wednesday, January 23, 2002
Governor Pataki has announced an 88-point-six billion dollar budget. Despite dire predictions, the budget contained less painful news than anyone expected.
Wednesday, January 16, 2002
Less than a week after the NY state legislature started its 2002 session, it has approved a 3.5 billion dollar deal to raise the salaries of health care workers. The accord is not only good news for health care workers, it's good news for Governor Pataki and the 211 members ...
Thursday, January 10, 2002
Governor Pataki sounded themes of bipartisanship and fiscal responsibility in the post September 11th world, during his his annual State of the State speech. It came at a time of BOTH dimished resources and hotly pursued political ambitions.
Saturday, December 08, 2001
Tony Kushner traces the bloody invasions of Afghanistan in his newest play, Homebody/Kabul, opening December 19 at the New York Theatre Workshop.
Tuesday, December 04, 2001
To fill the institutional memory void, Baruch College offered a sort of pre-school for council members. WNYC’s Andrea Bernstein attended class.
In a luncheon address, Actress Valerie Harper called them thirty eight new babies. Actually, 20 are more like toddlers: Six had high-level council posts. Four served in other elective offices. ...
Wednesday, November 28, 2001
State Comptroller Carl McCall officially kicked off his campaign for Governor at a speech at New York University yesterday. WNYC political reporter Andrea Bernstein sat down with Mr. McCall after the speech.
Tuesday, November 06, 2001
Andrea Bernstein reports.
Friday, October 12, 2001
Mark Green received 52% of the votes to Fernando Ferrera's 48%, it was a sharply divided democratic electorate as WNYC's Andrea Bernstein reports.
Wednesday, October 10, 2001
The Winner will face Republican nominee Michael Bloomberg. New York City is a heavily Democratic area and many believe that tomorrow's winner will be the odds will be the odds on favorite to win in November. As the events of Septmeber 11th prove very little in the city is going ...
Friday, October 05, 2001
No matter who the next mayor is, he'll face a multi-billion-dollar budget gap.
Thursday, October 04, 2001
Democrats Mark Green and Fernando Ferrer agreed more than they disagreed in the first of two mayoral runoff debates.
Wednesday, October 03, 2001
Andrea Bernstein reports on the first run-off debate.
Monday, September 10, 2001
But as WNYC’s Andrea Bernstein reports, the city economy is weakening, the next Mayor will face a $3 billion budget gap, and all those promises may not be so easy to keep.
On the corner of Wall Street and Broadway: Malik Kahn sells bananas, peaches, mangoes and other fruits lined up ...
Friday, August 31, 2001
But as WNYC?s Andrea Bernstein reports, even with those three decades in government, Mr. Vallone still has to introduce himself to voters.
Tuesday, August 21, 2001
In a getaway attempt in a U-haul truck two police officers were killed. The passenger in the truck, Kathy Boudin, the daughter of a prominent lawyer and a Bryn Mawr graduate, pleaded guilty to her role in the robbery, and was sentenced to 20 years to life. This week, she ...
Thursday, August 16, 2001
Wednesday, July 25, 2001
This might have given Republican Michael Bloomberg - himself a media mogul - a clear advantage over his political careerist rivals.But as Andrea Bernstein reports, it isn't turning out that way.