Brigid Bergin


Brigid Bergin appears in the following:

Gillibrand Wants Trump Admin. to Count Homeless Domestic Violence Survivors

Sunday, January 08, 2017

The junior senator from New York wants homeless survivors of domestic violence to be included in the feds annual homeless census.

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De Blasio Administration Battles Perception Versus Reality on Crime Stats

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

City Hall is touting record lows for crime. But it doesn't feel that way for many New Yorkers.

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De Blasio Campaigns Where Reality Meets Expectations

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

As next year's race for mayor heats up, Mayor de Blasio's biggest political challenge so far may be the disappointment at the grass-roots.

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Avella Announces Mayoral Bid in Front of Symbolic Queens Site

Sunday, December 18, 2016

In front of a hotel that neighbors prevented from becoming a homeless shelter, the State Senator said he's officially taking on Mayor de Blasio in next year's Democratic primary.


De Blasio Campaign Fined More Than $47k

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The New York City Campaign Finance Board slapped a fine of $47,778 on Mayor Bill de Blasio’s 2013 campaign.


State Orders City to Appoint a Monitor to Oversee Child Welfare

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

At the same time, the state and the city issued scathing reports about how the Administration for Children's Services handled the case of a Harlem boy who was fatally beaten.


New York Boosts Bio-Tech

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

The city is launching a new $500 million dollar initiative to grow the field of commercial life sciences, including plans for a campus that will focus on cutting-edge cures.


City Promises Full Investigation into Death of Two Toddlers in the Bronx

Thursday, December 08, 2016

The sisters were killed Wednesday, following a radiator malfunction.


AG Schneiderman: New York's Laws Amount to 'Legal Voter Suppression'

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman released a package of bills targeting what he calls the state’s “arcane” voting laws.

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Behind the Scenes at City Hall: Jonathan Rosen and the Mayor

Thursday, December 01, 2016

After a lawsuit filed by NY1 and The Post, City Hall disclosed thousands of emails between Mayor Bill de Blasio, his aides, and communications consultant Jonathan Rosen. 

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Emails Questions Continue to Dog de Blasio

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

The mayor pushed back Tuesday against questions about potential conflicts of interest with his personal advisers.

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Mayor's Office Releases Emails Between Administration, 'Agent of the City'

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

The day before Thanksgiving, the de Blasio administration released hundreds of highly redacted emails between Mayor de Blasio, his senior staff and a powerful consultant.


De Blasio Claims Underdog Status as He Picks Up Third Union Nod

Thursday, November 17, 2016

The mayor picked up his third union endorsement this week, but still says be plans to play his game hard.

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President-Elect Trump, Mayor De Blasio Talk Immigration, Steve Bannon in One-On-One Meeting

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The two met for just over an hour Wednesday in Trump's office on the 26th floor of Trump Tower.

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NYC Voter Turnout Around 56 Percent

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

New York City voter turnout remained nearly flat compared to the last presidential election, according to city Board of Elections officials.


New York's Strongest Are First to Back de Blasio's Reelection

Monday, November 14, 2016

The union representing uniformed sanitation workers is throwing its support behind Mayor de Blasio's 2017 reelection bid.


New York Leaders Finding Their Voice in a Trump World

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio — both Democrats — are seeking to position themselves in a new political reality.

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NYC Board of Elections Navigates Problems at the Polls

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

It was a bumpy ride for voters on Tuesday. 


Carlos Jones Voted: Did You?

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

After three decades in and out of the criminal justice system, this 51-year-old exercised his franchise for the first time today. 

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How to Be a Better (NYC) Voter

Monday, November 07, 2016

Know who you're voting for beforehand. Try to vote during midday if you can. Be friendly. Here's your guide to helping the line at the polls move faster for you and everyone else.

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