Brigid Bergin appears in the following:
Monday, June 15, 2015
Albany's legislative session ends Wednesday, but rent laws and 421a expire today. A roundtable of reporters discusses what's still to come from Albany.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
The governor and the mayor joined forces with organized labor at separate events in New York City Thursday as legislators met in Albany with only four days left in the session.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
While Governor Cuomo rallied in Albany with New York City police and fire unions, Mayor de Blasio picked up support from City Council for his own plan.
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
In the final two weeks of the state legislative session, the governor's leadership is being tested while the mayor's agenda hangs in the balance.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
The City Council has proposed adding 1,000 more police officers to the NYPD ranks, but the police commissioner avoided saying specifically what he'd do with those officers.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
The mayor called on leaders and candidates to go beyond the rhetoric and join a "movement" to combat income inequality.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Many New York Dems won't be with the mayor in the nation's capitol Tuesday as he officially unveils his progressive Contract with America.
Friday, May 08, 2015
Mayor de Blasio's $78.3 billion spending plan for fiscal year 2016 presents the fullest picture yet of how his administration aims to make good on its main policy goals.
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan won a special election Tuesday to fill the seat vacated by disgraced former Rep. Michael Grimm.
Monday, May 04, 2015
A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun died Monday from his injuries.
Monday, April 27, 2015
In a special congressional election in Brooklyn and Staten Island next month, there's one issue neither of the main candidates wants to talk about.
Sunday, April 26, 2015
In the New York Congressional district where an an unarmed black man died at the hands of police last year, neither candidate for a special congressional election is using the death to score points.
Friday, April 24, 2015
In an unlikely speech before a gathering of urban planners, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara cited cyber-terrorism as the greatest threat to the nation.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
The mayor talks with WNYC about furthering his progressive agenda around the country, the NYPD officer who pulled his gun on protesters and why he has yet to endorse Hillary Clinton.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Speaking to reporters for the first time on Tuesday, the mayor held firm on holding off on a Hillary Clinton endorsement.
Monday, April 13, 2015
In its response to the mayor's preliminary budget for fiscal year 2016, the City Council is once again pushing to add more cops, including 350 new officers for a counter terrorism unit.
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
The annual National Action Network conference in Times Square this week offers a national platform for the host and some 2016 presidential hopefuls.
Thursday, April 02, 2015
The mayor wants to make the debate over fighting income inequality a central issue in the 2016 presidential race — and he has some unlikely inspiration.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
A grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency will be used for repairs and resiliency measures at 33 city public housing developments.
Monday, March 30, 2015
WNYC's get-out-the-vote experiment in one election district yields promising results.