Government & Communities

Choosing Leaders for a New Era: The NYC Post-Election Campaign Roundtables

RECENT EVENT - Choosing Leaders for a New Era: The NYC Post-Election Campaign Roundtables

Strategy, tactics, opportunity and chance: Join campaign leaders, pollsters, communications specialists, journalists and others for a debrief on the early plans, unforeseen twists and last minute sprints that led up to New York City's 2013 primary and general elections. READ MORE » WATCH »

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Grassroots Politics, from Brooklyn to the White House

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Grassroots Politics, from Brooklyn to the White House

march 5, 2014

The same type of grassroots politics that gave Mayor de Blasio his start and propelled him to the mayoralty helped turn a little-known, freshman senator from Chicago's South Side into the President of the United States. Learn how from Mitch Stewart, who, as Obama's 2008 Iowa caucus director and 2012 battleground states director, helped oversee the campaign's field operations in its most critical contests. READ MORE » watch video »

The City & The State: Conflict or Collaboration

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The City & The State: Conflict or Collaboration?

february 25, 2014

Is tension inevitable between Albany and NYC? Or is it just that there's a new mayoral administration and an election year governor, and press and politicos shining the spotlight in search of every conflict? As Mayor de Blasio seeks to fulfill campaign promises and pursue the agenda that got him elected, a popular Governor Cuomo has his own program to fulfill.  Will the city and state collaborate? Or will diverging fiscal and political priorities cause more conflict, more publicity than in the past? READ MORE » WATCH VIDEO »

Rising Family Homelessness in NYC: What Can the New Mayor Do?

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Rising Family Homelessness in NYC: What Can the New Mayor Do?

NOVEMBER 20, 2013

The number of homeless families and children in NYC has reached levels unseen since the Great Depression. Families are the fastest growing segment of the city's homeless population. Despite the severity of the current crisis, NYC has a strong legacy of successful approaches to family homelessness that the new mayoral administration can build upon. Join us for a discussion about strategies to stem the tide of rising family homelessness. READ MORE » LISTEN »

 

 
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