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Both Democratic Assemblyman David Weprin and his Republican opponent Bob Turner are reaching out to a diverse group of voters in the Ninth Congressional District for this fall's special election. But one population group that makes up a significant portion of the district seems to be getting left in the cold: Latino voters. City Hall News reports.
New hire Courtney Burke plans to transform a New York agency with an ugly past. The Capitol report.VIDEO
Harry Markopolos spent nine years trying to alert the world to Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme. A new documentary sheds light on the forces that silenced him.VIDEO
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's plan to increase tolls is just the latest in a series of cost saving measures -- is there a cautionary tale from other urban centers or a creative model the region can follow?
While they had a chance to reflect after marathon sessions that dragged into the summer, MetroFocus caught up with some of New York’s newest representatives to find out how they’ve been dealing.