Brigid Bergin appears in the following:
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Governor Cuomo has laid out an ambitious $145 billion dollar budget. And he's found ways the state can save money. One of them: by making the city pay more.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Members of the Black, Latino, and Asian Caucus asked the commissioner to explain his opposition to a series of police reform bills. Bratton declined.
Thursday, January 07, 2016
WNYC transportation reporter Kate Hinds and City Hall and politics reporter Brigid Bergin talk about Mayor de Blasio and Governor Cuomo's dueling press conferences and proposals.
Tuesday, January 05, 2016
Speaking to WNYC in a broadcast exclusive, the mayor said it's part of his broader push to raise 800,000 New Yorkers out of poverty over 10 years.
Monday, January 04, 2016
City officials say state order won't change its homeless outreach policy.
Thursday, December 24, 2015
In the wake of a WNYC report on problems with his rental subsidy program, the mayor is vowing to crack down on landlords who discriminate against the homeless.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
The holiday season is bringing together one-time rivals.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
The mayor will announce an executive order on Tuesday that will make the city's parental leave policy the most generous in the country alongside Austin and Pittsburgh.
Monday, December 21, 2015
An emotional ceremony honored Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu on Sunday, a year after a gunman fatally shot the two NYPD officers while they were sitting in their patrol car in Brooklyn.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
The mayor's new program 'Home-Stat' would boost services and assign case workers to the city's street homeless population.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
HRA Commissioner Steven Banks met with reporters for more than hour Wednesday, but questions remain about how he'll tackle the city's homeless crisis.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Yesterday, the Los Angeles and New York City school systems faced terror threats. Their responses were different: LA closed all public schools, while NYC dismissed the threat as a hoax.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
The nation's two largest school districts got the same threatening email. LA schools shut down. New York City didn't, with its mayor saying it would be a 'disservice' to cancel school.
Friday, December 11, 2015
A new report shows that since EMS merged with FDNY, the majority of calls to the fire department are now for medical emergencies, but response times remain a problem.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
The mayor stressed his commitment to reducing ambulance response times, one day after a WNYC report on how long people with a medical emergency have to wait.
Wednesday, December 09, 2015
Danny Cruz waited 12 minutes for an ambulance to respond to the asthma attack that killed him. Two decades after EMS became part of the Fire Department, the merger still needs work.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
A mother, 43, and son, 6, share their first experience with the big balloons up close.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Mayor Bill de Blasio's favorability among white New Yorkers is at an all-time low, with only 28% approving of the Democratic mayor's performance.
Monday, November 16, 2015
While the investigation into the Paris attacks continues, the New York City Police Department deployed a new counterterrorism unit for its first tour of duty on Monday.
Friday, November 13, 2015
State arbitrator Howard Edelman says New York's finest are just that. But he could not justify the 17 percent raise they wanted.