Assemblyman Hikind Blasts Patronage Accusations As Son Runs For CouncilA Brooklyn City Council race has turned ugly, as two political dynasties battle for control of patronage and power.
City Council Speaker, Members Take A Knee Outside City HallSeveral New York City Council members took a knee on the steps of City Hall to show solidarity with athletes who have done the same in protest of racial injustice.
Officials: City Council Candidate Could Receive Public Money For Anti-Semitic CampaignA crack in the city’s campaign finance law might allow an Upper Manhattan City Council candidate to run an inflammatory campaign with taxpayer dollars.
'We Failed This Child:' City Council Demands Answers On Death Of Zymere PerkinsThree New York City Administration of Children and Family Services are out of a job as City Council grilled agency leadership and members of the Mayor Bill de Blasio administration about the death of 6-year-old Harlem boy Zymere Perkins.
City Council Holds Hearing On Proposal That Would Ban Exotic Animals From Circus ActsThe New York City Council Committee on Health held a hearing Thursday on a proposal that would effectively keep the circus from coming to town.
De Blasio's Top Deputy Falls On His Sword In Nursing Home ScandalMayor Bill de Blasio is trying to paper over the Rivington nursing home scandal by offering to build another facility.
City Council Committee Approves Bills To Regulate Police Use Of ForceThe City Council Public Safety Committee on Tuesday approved a trio of bills aimed at police reform.
City Council Approves Gender Neutral Bathroom LegislationThe measure, sponsored by council member Daniel Dromm would require single-occupant toilets to be available for people of all genders.