Simcha Felder

Officials in Borough Park, Brooklyn, discuss on Dec. 29, 2014, Project Sweep, a state-funded cleanup program that puts unemployed and disabled people to work. (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Program Keeping Brooklyn Neighborhood Clean, Putting Unemployed To Work

State Sen. Simcha Felder helped to obtain $100,000 in state funds to expand the program, which employs out-of-work and disabled people, into the Brooklyn neighborhood for at least a year.

12/29/2014

The New  York Post's cover on Jan. 5, 2014.

New York Post Cover About Slain Developer Angers Pols

A pair of elected officials are blasting the New York Post’s cover Sunday as “offensive” and “insensitive.”

01/05/2014

FILE - A speed camera (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Blasts ‘Reckless,’ ‘Negligent’ Lawmakers For Blocking Speed Camera Bill

Bloomberg also blasted the state legislature for tacking on a surcharge to New York City speeding tickets and taking the revenue but failing to vote for speed cameras.

03/27/2013

New York Senate (credit: Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Democratic State Sen.-Elect Felder To Sit With GOP In Albany

New York State Senator-elect Simcha Felder is a Democrat, but has decided to serve with the Republican conference when his term begins.

11/13/2012