Hochul to call special legislative session after gun ruling; Adams worries NYC will be ‘Wild West’

NEW YORK (WABC) — Elected officials in New York and New Jersey wasted no time voicing their opinions and talking about the next steps after the Supreme Court ruling to strike down the concealed carry law in New York. Governor Kathy Hochul said while the decision necessitated no immediate change to New York state law, … Read more

Alvin Bragg’s latest concession on fighting crime still isn’t enough

It’s progress, but with a long way to go: District Attorney Alvin Bragg has pledged to work with the NYPD to combat the shoplifting surge decimating small businesses by going after repeat offenders, says Kathryn Wylde of the Partnership for NYC. Yet it took him nearly six months to take this scourge seriously, despite an … Read more