Report: New Yorkers Have Longest Commute In The NationNew York City workers spend an average of 48 minutes getting to work, according to the Partnership for New York City. That's more than 13 minutes longer than the national average.
Advocates Push For City Council Vote On Paid Sick LeaveSan Francisco passed a paid sick leave measure. So did the state of Connecticut. It's still on the table in the city of New York. Those pushing for it in New York spoke out at City Hall on Friday.
Bloomberg Budget Cuts Spending By $1.5 Billion Without Tax HikesFor nearly an hour and a half, Mayor Michael Bloomberg revealed his nearly $70 billion preliminary budget.
NYC's Top Business Leaders Beg Congress Not To Cut Security FundingOver 100 New York City business leaders have written a joint letter to the leaders in Congress, asking that they not cut homeland security funding for the world's biggest terrorist target.