Friday, April 24, 2015
Friday, January 30, 2015
Thursday, February 20, 2014
By Alec Hamilton : Assistant Producer, WNYC News
A rookie mayor takes office, and a few days later, crazy winter weather hits and keeps on hitting in what ends up being a test of leadership. Sound familiar? It happened to Ed Koch, and it's happening now.
Monday, February 04, 2013
Fried chicken, a green salad and chocolate mousse. That was the first big meal the then 24-year-old Rozanne Gold cooked for former Mayor Ed Koch as his personal chef in 1978.
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
WNYC reporter Brigid Bergin will report live on the hearings at the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility. Plus: the International President of the Amalgamated Transit Union, discusses the NYC school bus strike and the state of the negotiations; the state of the art of window washing in New York; a new documentary about Mayor Ed Koch; and advice on how creative types should approach mid-career changes.
Friday, March 18, 2011
By Solomon Kleinsmith : IAFC Blogger
"Direct donations to candidate campaigns should be only allowed for individuals, cutting one more leash with which special interest groups control the politicians who represent us in Washington."
-- Solomon Kleinsmith
Tuesday, March 01, 2011
By Karen DeWitt : NYS Public Radio/WXXI
Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is accusing Senate Republicans of "derailing" redistricting reform, and breaking a pledge they made to the ex-mayor’s reform group during the most recent election campaign.