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politics and government

Boroughwide

U.S. Rep. Rose’s gun bill passes House Committee on Homeland Security

Boroughwide

Gounardes pushes MTA to make subways wheelchair-friendly

Boroughwide

Brooklyn councilmember takes on MLB’s rain delay policy

Boroughwide

It’s official: Hundreds more speed cameras are on the way

Boroughwide

Council considers taxpayer funds for armed guards at houses of worship

Bath Beach

Mourners hold vigil on Bath Beach corner where toddler was killed

Bay Ridge

Brannan blasts Board of Elections over Bay Ridge poll site snub

Bay Ridge

Two-way bridge toll would bring $10-15 million to MTA, pols say

Bay Ridge

Lawmakers demand Verrazzano toll discount for Brooklyn drivers

Bay Ridge

Pol’s community service event draws lots of volunteers

Sunset Park

The last straw: Mayor signs executive order limiting single-use plastics

Bay Ridge

Pol’s Bay Ridge think tank takes deep dive into housing crisis