His favorite joke, though, is short and sweet:
"That I'm a councilman," he admitted recently, sitting in his legislative office at 250 Broadway.
The City Council was...… [More]
Job security can be rare in politics, but Marla Maritzer has been taking pictures for the New York City Comptroller's office since Alan Hevesi (D) was in charge. Eleven years later, she is still photographing the comptroller—now Bill Thompson (D)—and people still...… [More]
Right before Rep. Charlie Rangel's (D) April 4 book signing event at the Lincoln Center Barnes & Noble began, former Mayor David Dinkins (D) sat alone in a pale green room off stage. Two neat stacks of books waiting to be autographed were piled on a table with the face of his longtime friend, the...… [More]