Jeff Coltin

Lawmakers avoided major changes to the 2019 legislation, but added more bail-eligible offenses.
Policy
policy
MTA workers disinfecting touch points
Labor unions are determined to make sure employers don’t forget essential workers’ sacrifices.
Policy
policy
dermot shea bill de blasio
The measure, which would let judges assess dangerousness, faces opposition in the Assembly.
Policy
policy
Mayor de Blasio at the Brooklyn Navy Yard where local firms have begun manufacturing Personal Protective Equipment.
The mayor really doesn’t believe in leading by example.
News & Politics
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Democratic Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks to the media after the Senate passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Sen. Chuck Schumer disagree. Here’s what the math shows.
Policy
policy
A lone subway customer wears protective gloves on March 21st.
Coronavirus has plunged daily subway ridership by at least 60%.
Policy
policy
How should police and prisons work to contain the COVID-19 outbreak?
The conversation around criminal justice has shifted dramatically.
Policy
policy
Mayor Bill de Blasio holds a media availability on COVID-19.
The mayor seems to be leading New York City from behind.
News & Politics
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City Councilmember Donovan Richards
Queens is both a machine stronghold and the most progressive place on the planet. Can the borough president hopeful have it all?
Personality
personality
Social distancing to slow the spread of the coronavirus will put a hitch in candidates petitioning and canvassing.
Rep. Jerrold Nadler joins growing calls for reduced petitioning requirements.
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