Taxi and Limousine Commissioner David Yassky

NYC Cab Riders Upset Over 17 Percent Fare Hike, But Are They Justified?Medallion owners asked for a share of the increase, but right now it all goes to the drivers, who were earning an average of $130 for a 12-hour shift. With the new fare that will rise to $160.
Survey: Most New Yorkers Fail City's Taxi ExamWhen it comes to geography, New Yorkers don't measure up to the city's foreign-born taxi drivers.