Mayor Bloomberg's former taxi commissioner, David Yassky, is now working as an advisor to Lyft, the taxi app
Bio: Dana Rubinstein is a reporter for Capital. She has written for Bloomberg Businessweek, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the New York Observer, and the Brooklyn Paper.
Joe Lhota could be the Bill de Blasio of the general election, he says.
Joe Lhota today defended his driver-friendly transportation platform and the support he's getting from David Koch.
On Monday night, Joe Lhota made an explicit bid for Democrats in the far reaches of Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island.
“While this has been a private part of my family’s life, it is now clear a media story will soon emerge," said Bill de Blasio today. "My father tragically ended his life while battling terminal cancer in 1979.”
"I think we've gone so far down the road, it would be a sin not to try it and see whether it works," said Mayor Bloomberg, of Obamacare.
Tom DiNapoli issued a report today declaring the M.T.A.'s finances "much improved," which is apparently debatable.
If elected mayor, Joe Lhota won't complete the sale of 2,000 new taxi medallions either.
NYCLASS has declared victory in its fight to abolish the carriage horse industry.
State comptroller Tom DiNapoli has a report out this morning finding the M.T.A.'s financial outlook "much improved."