Tag Archives: Christine Quinn

Daily Nos: Speaker Quinn and Senator Gillibrand look ahead (Convention post #7)

Charlotte may have been a circus, a hot stew of politics, punditry and freeze booze, but some productive work did get done.  I broke two stories from the Convention for City & State, both about New York political stars looking … Continue reading

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Must Be The Money: Background Check

Diving straight into number crunching would be a thrill, but for “Must Be The Money” to have legs, folks need to know a little background about the project, and about campaign finance reform in New York City. During the summer … Continue reading

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“Must Be The Money” Series Launch

“You follow drugs, you get drug addicts and drug dealers. But you start to follow the money, and you don’t know where the fuck it’s gonna take you. ” – Detective Lester Freamon, The Wire New York City may have … Continue reading

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The 2013 Mayor’s Race and Google Trends

At a holiday party tonight for Untapped, journalist Sheila Marikar introduced me to Google Trends, a program that could dramatically shake up journalism and politics. The journalism buzz is that Google already so dominates the information landscape that if it … Continue reading

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