If you paid attention to the news three weeks ago, you heard about the historic increases in state aid to school districts on Long Island. If you read Newsday, then you might have seen a quote from yours truly: “It offers educators a historic opportunity to do things they could never do before to help… Continue reading Where Will the Record State Aid for Schools Go?
Want a More Just Long Island? Choose Better Judges! No More Hacks!
We hear a steady stream of political grandstanding about how the recent attempt at bail reform in New York State caused an uptick in crime—mostly from conservative politicians looking to make political hay at the expense of an issue that cries for closer examination. The impetus for the change in bail laws came from cases… Continue reading Want a More Just Long Island? Choose Better Judges! No More Hacks!