How 1199SEIU, New York’s ultra-powerful hospital and nursing home employees’ union, took over the Empire State.
Stephen D. Eide is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute’s Center for State and Local Leadership.
Public libraries have lately shifted their mission from culture to social services. The NY Public Library’s main branch was almost a casualty of this trend.
The largest and most complex municipal bankruptcy in American history could affect everything from municipal bonds to pension funds, writes Stephen D. Eide.