politics and government

Bay Ridge — Rose: If fed workers don’t get paid, neither should Congress

Bay Ridge — Law allows defeated candidates to keep campaign funds

Bay Ridge — Rose meets with Trump in White House for shutdown talks

Bensonhurst — Petrosino Park gets $4.9 million facelift, Bensonhurst playground now a kid’s paradise

— Gounardes casts his first vote as state senator

Bay Ridge — Elected officials call on mayor to ease commuter traffic congestion

Bay Ridge — A Month After Widespread Protests, City Council Passes Moratorium on Sign Violations

Boroughwide — De Blasio Hurriedly Announces Limited, Late Rollout for Half-Priced MetroCards

Boroughwide — New State Law Lets Pols Perform Weddings

Bath Beach — Gounardes to Return to Alma Mater for Oath of Office

Boroughwide — State Senate Newcomers Endorse Congestion Pricing

Bay Ridge — As Rose Gets Set to Take Office, He Hires District Director