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Beth Garbitelli  |  May 1, 2013 3:17 PM | 1 Comment
Host Rafael Pi Roman follows up with an interview with New York City Housing Authority General Manager Cecil House about what’s ahead for the agency and its tenants, as well as lessons learned from Superstorm Sandy.VIDEO
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Matthew J. Perlman, City Limits  |  April 30, 2013 9:48 AM | Comments
Voters in Mott Haven are undecided about the mayor's race, but do know what they want in the next mayor: the good of Bloomberg without the bad.
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Diane Jeantet, City Limits  |  April 24, 2013 10:42 AM | Comments
Some mayoral candidates want to restore programs that place homeless families in regular housing. But one think-tank believes those programs drive shelter demand.
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Nick Powell, City & State  |  April 23, 2013 9:56 AM | Comments
With a certain former congressman making waves in the New York City mayoral race, are Staten Island voters ready to forgive and forget?
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April 17, 2013 3:09 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: discussing New Yorkers' outlook on corruption in Albany, following up with the Robin Hood Foundation almost 6 months after Sandy, and an interview with Maria from Sesame Street.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  April 17, 2013 3:08 PM | Comments
Sonia Manzano’s novel, The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano, is a young girl’s coming of age story set in New York City’s “el Barrio” neighborhood in the late 1960s. This was a time when the city’s Puerto Rican - or “Nuyorican” - community was beginning to feel its strength and make political demands.VIDEO
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Beth Garbitelli  |  April 17, 2013 3:08 PM | Comments
Two separate cases involving bribery and corruption resulted in arrests of politicians.VIDEO
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Jarrett Murphy, The Brooklyn Bureau  |  April 16, 2013 12:41 PM | Comments
So far, most residents haven't found what they're looking for—or even done much looking.
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April 12, 2013 2:51 PM | Comments
In this edition of MetroFocus: political corruption in Albany and New York City and why the voters aren't reacting.VIDEO
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Jon Lentz, City & State  |  April 9, 2013 9:47 AM | Comments
On the Five Borough Ballot this week, residents of Bayside, Queens talk to City & State about the latest corruption allegations.
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