Kay Dervishi

The Brooklyn Detention Center.
New York City’s supervised release program is expected to see more participants as other new pre-trial initiatives are pursued.
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Governor Cuomo in Albany on Tuesday presenting the 2021 fiscal year budget.
Human services funding remains largely consistent in the executive budget, though nonprofit nursing home providers may get squeezed.
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NYC Census Director Julie Menin and Attorney General Tish James.
Amid attacks from the White House, the 2020 census is crucial to New York's future. Can it avoid another undercount?
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State Sen. Velmanette Montgomery’s bill would raise the evidence threshold for cases of child neglect.
What New York nonprofits should watch this upcoming legislative session.
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New York City has been sending homeless people around the country, and now the cities they move to are pushing back.
A better payment process is vital for the program housing the city’s homeless, critics say.
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New York State Attorney General Letitia James is investigating the charitable arm of the National Rifle Association.
Foundations often fall under the radar, despite New York’s strong charity enforcement.
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Brooklyn food bank, the Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger.
Combined with other federal proposals, as many as 3.7 million Americans could lose SNAP benefits.
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Business woman.
City officials hope that a new law will get more contracts to minority- and women-owned businesses.
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President Donald Trump and Rep. Elise Stefanik.
The anti-impeachment star’s rising profile is driving support to her Democratic opponent.
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New York senate Independent Democratic Conference leader Jeff Klein in 2016
The state ethics watchdog slept on a lot of major corruption scandals, but it’s chasing a private citizen for buying a billboard.
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