Jenny Ye is the producer of the WNYC Data News team. She works closely with reporters and editors on data driven stories, from research to visualization. She is a native New Yorker, and studied Computer Science and Ethnic Studies at Harvard College. She tweets at @thepapaya.
She tweets at @thepapaya.
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Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Retaliation claims now make up almost half of all employment discrimination complaints in the United States. WNYC is looking for stories of retaliation in New York and New Jersey.
Monday, December 18, 2017
A new study that compares academic growth in school districts across the nation reveals that the achievement gap in New York City grows from third to eighth grade.
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
While Mayor de Blasio defended his victory as a mandate, Councilwoman Liz Crowley may not even end up with a victory, much less a mandate.
Monday, November 06, 2017
One out of every five poll sites in New York City has been changed. But the Board of Elections isn't putting up any signs to help voters find their way.
Thursday, October 26, 2017
At last 3,500 properties added to the flood zone received aid, but were not required to elevate above flood levels.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Use this tool to find out where the major-party candidates stand. The election is November 7th.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Find out who will be on your ballot.
Monday, September 25, 2017
The Bronx-native is the first female rapper to reach number one with a solo since Lauryn Hill released "Doo Wop" 19 years ago.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Check out the districts where Bill de Blasio won — and lost — plus a look at two of the closest City Council races.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
The City Council passed a law last year to require Board of Elections to post signs after changing poll locations. But they aren't doing it.
Monday, September 11, 2017
Unless you check beforehand, you might discover that your polling place has moved 30 minutes away for Tuesday's primary from where it was last November.
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Three years ago, the Brooklyn District Attorney announced he would no longer prosecute as many people for marijuana possession. But WNYC found the impact wasn’t as big as expected.
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Primary elections for mayor, Brooklyn District Attorney, City Council members and more are today. Learn about the races in your district and where to go to vote.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
The victor, Democrat Brian Benjamin, crushed the competition with only 4 percent of voters showing up for a vacant seat in the state senate.
Friday, May 12, 2017
Of the 168,000 people who cast affidavit ballots in last November’s election, more than 78,000 did not count. Guess how many voters the Board notified by the legal deadline?
Thursday, March 30, 2017
While city workers are fixing water fountains in the public schools tainted by high levels of lead, WNYC is attempting to map every lead-positive fountain — but we need your help.
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
The mayor plans to help the homeless stay in the neighborhoods they come from and distribute shelters more fairly across the city. Can he do both at once?
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
The annual adult tennis permit would be reduced to $100.
Tuesday, November 08, 2016
Check info on where to vote and how to take part in tracking election-day problems as part of WNYC's collaboration with ProPublica's "Electionland" project.
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
Emily Gallagher may have lost her bid against the Brooklyn Democratic party machine, but her story sheds light on how people in power traffic in favors and influence.