Tag Archives: NY Daily News

Residency woe for Bronx Democrat Michael Blake

Election Law Woe for Team Blake — State Assembly, 79 AD (Bronx) Despite the number of high profile Bronx pols who have run afoul of the criminal law, many more wannabe pols have run afoul of the election law. Shortly … Continue reading

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Why smart kids cheat – NY Daily News

Today, the Daily News published the Op-Ed, “Why smart kids cheat” by Melvin Jules Bukiet about Stuyvesant and the testing culture, and another article (print edition only) called: “Lesson Pans: Competitive nature fueling cheating, say experts & kids” by Ben Chapman. That … Continue reading

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Bronx assemblyman Eric Stevenson collected $31,351 in taxpayer-funded per diems – NY Daily News

Earlier this week, the Daily News ranked first-term Bronx Assemblyman Eric Stevenson #1  for claiming $31,351 in legislative per diem and travel payments in 2011.  Members of the state legislature earn a base pay of $79,000. Freshman Bronx Assemblyman Eric … Continue reading

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