Colby Hamilton

Phone poll looks for de Blasio's weak spots:

Registered Democrat says he was asked about mayor, potential primary challengers

Bio: Colby Hamilton is a freelance reporter. He formerly wrote about politics for WNYC and DNAinfo. You can follow him on Twitter: @bcolbyhamilton

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Phone poll looks for de Blasio’s weak spots

Registered Democrat says he was asked about mayor, potential primary challengers

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After saying he’s ‘truly sorry,’ Silver gets 12 year prison sentence

Also fined $1.75M, forced to forfeit $5.3M

May. 3, 2016

 
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POLITICO New York’s Public Law Report: How McDonnell case impacts NY; what Cuomo knew about Percoco

Joe Bruno's former lawyer says Bharara's probes could be affected

May. 3, 2016

 
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Suit at center of de Blasio controversy could reset land-use precedent

City says political ties didn't influence filing of amicus brief

Apr. 29, 2016

 
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POLITICO New York’s Public Law Report: Bratton and Bharara show; Schneiderman sues on exec order

The US attorney and the police commissioner shared a public appearance Wednesday, and both spoke of their "joint" NYPD corruption investigation.

Apr. 28, 2016

 
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Schneiderman sues Rensselaer DA over police-involved death

Suit argues actions amounted to a usurpation of executive order

Apr. 27, 2016

 
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Bharara ties Bronx gang takedown to NYCHA issues

'At the end of the day, all of these worries are interwoven'

Apr. 27, 2016

 
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De Blasio budget includes millions to build new jail for adolescent inmates

DOC will get money to improve programs for inmates

Apr. 26, 2016

 
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POLITICO New York’s Public Law Report: Vance’s ‘Clean Slate;’ de Blasio’s $170M to move teens off Rikers

The Manhattan DA's program is the latest in a series of aimed at removing the burden of low-level, 'broken windows' offenses.

Apr. 26, 2016

 
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Vance confirms BOE-referred investigation into de Blasio team

But the DA was unwilling to go into details

Apr. 25, 2016