Rebeca Ibarra

Rebeca Ibarra is assistant producer for business and culture.

Rebeca Ibarra appears in the following:

Waterfront Commission Sues New Jersey Over Christie's Attempt to Dissolve It

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A bi-state commission formed to combat corruption at the ports of New York and New Jersey is going to court to fight the former Republican governor's order to disband it.

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Phil Murphy Is Sworn In as New Jersey Governor

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The former Goldman Sachs executive and ambassador to Germany took the oath of office in Trenton Tuesday.

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Christie Says He's Leaving Behind a Better New Jersey

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

The governor addressed the state legislature for his eighth and final time, saying New Jersey is better off today than eight years ago. 

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Gov. Chris Christie Delivers His Last State of the State

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Last year, Christie's approval ratings dipped to 15 percent — but his speech is likely to sound triumphant.

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Prepaying Your Property Taxes Might Not Lower Your Tax Bill

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

The IRS is telling homeowners that prepaying your 2018 property taxes might not be deductible.

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A New Tool to Fight Sexual Harassment in New York Theater Community

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The New York Theater community will soon pilot a program to deter and deal with harassment through mediation.

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14 Failing Schools Closing, Including Site of Bronx School Stabbing

Monday, December 18, 2017

The city is planning to close more than a dozen failing schools, most of which are part of the de Blasio administration's Renewal Schools program.

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Federal Charges Brought Against Midtown Bombing Suspect

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Prosecutors filed federal terrorism charges against the man accused of detonating a pipe bomb in a corridor underneath the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Times Square.

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It's Hard to Drive a Truck Through a Five-Block Pedestrian Plaza

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

After 9/11, the World Trade Center was essentially rebuilt as a pedestrian-only area. So, as truck attacks become a recurring terrorist technique, why not ban cars from parts of Midtown?

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New York and Jersey Residents Nervously Wait for Final GOP Tax Bill

Friday, December 08, 2017

The GOP tax plan is spreading uncertainty among homeowners and taxpayers — especially in New York and New Jersey. 

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How to Manage Stress During Finals Week

Thursday, December 07, 2017

We asked a group of college students their techniques for surviving finals. They didn't find puppy therapy that helpful. What DOES work as a stress reliever? Talking to grandma.

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Here's Your Chance to Test 'Ride' the Next Subway Car

Friday, December 01, 2017

The model won't be on the rails until 2020 (and that's if the MTA sticks to its schedule), but you can see a prototype now at the Hudson Yards subway station.

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Video: A Safe Place for the City's Kittens and Wild Birds

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

At the ASPCA Kitten Nursery and The Wild Bird fund in Manhattan, staff and volunteers are hard at work helping the city's urban animals. 

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Lawsuit Claims East Ramapo Disenfranchises Blacks and Latinos

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A federal voting rights lawsuit charges the way school board members are elected results in Orthodox Jews making decisions for minority students.

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New York City Moves to Criminalize 'Revenge Porn'

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The New York City Council voted to pass a bill punishing the non-consensual sharing of intimate pictures and videos. 

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Website Gives Misleading Numbers On Puerto Rico Recovery (en Español)

Friday, November 10, 2017

WNYC spoke to Puerto Rican government officials to clear up some of the confusing information on the status.pr website. (Artículo también en Español)

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De Blasio's Big Lesson: Transparency Matters

Friday, November 03, 2017

Gotham Gazette's Ben Max reviews the mayor's challenged history on letting the sunshine in.

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Analyzing Housing After Four Years of Mayor de Blasio

Monday, October 30, 2017

As the elections near, WNYC takes a look at the mayor's record in partnership with City Limits and Gotham Gazette.

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Quiz: Do You Know How to Work the Political Machine?

Friday, October 27, 2017

The people in power like to keep things complicated. Find out if you can beat them at their own game!

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A Rocky Blue Line Divides de Blasio From Police

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

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As the elections near, WNYC takes a look at the mayor's term in partnership with City Limits and Gotham Gazette.

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