Tuesday Aug 26
Williamsburg Co-Op Board Calls Critics of Election System 'Uninformed'
The board of a middle-income housing co-op shot back at critics who claimed members mismanaged the complex - calling them "uninformed" and "ineffective" former board members.
Affordable Co-Op Tenants Accuse Board of Mismanagement, Harassment
Poor management, harassment and questionable board election practices have plagued one of the city's biggest middle-income housing cooperatives for years, residents said - and now nearly 900 of them are petitioning to change it.
New Jersey Herald
Officials seek Justice probe into NY custody death
Members of New York's congressional delegation are asking the Justice Department to formally investigate last month's police custody death of Eric Garner and the law enforcement strategy known as "broken windows."
Members Of Congress Seek Justice Probe Into Eric Garner's Death
Six members of New York's congressional delegation are asking the Justice Department to formally investigate last month's police custody death of Eric Garner and the law enforcement strategy known as "broken windows."
House OKs bill to address border crisis
House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings, winning over conservatives with a companion bill that could lead to deporting more than half a million immigrants whom the Obama administration granted temporary work permits.
House moves toward vote on border bill
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., right, and Rep. Nydia Velazquez, D-N.Y. arrive for a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, as the House tries to deal with legislation on the border crisis, a day after Congress was supposed to go into its August recess.