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Geoff Gray

June 14, 2010 | Encounter
93 Minutes With Ed Koch

The former mayor is leading an insider’s insurrection against Albany’s corruption. But no throwing the bums out.

May 24, 2010
Boss Kelly

The long-serving NYPD commissioner is autocratic, dismissive of civil-liberties concerns—and effective. Is that a reasonable trade-off to keep the city safe?

January 4, 2010 | Features
The Escape Artist

Ronald Tackmann’s ingenious prison breakouts— and his jailhouse sculptures of soap and toilet paper—have made him a legend of the penal system. It’s freedom he can’t handle.

December 21, 2009 | Topic
Bellini Troubles

A timeline of the Cipriani family's troubles.

September 28, 2009 | Encounter
88 Minutes With Mark Green

A disappointing primary night for the never-say-die former—and still just possibly future—public advocate.

June 29, 2009 |
The Old Man and the She

89-year-old Manhattan D.A. Robert Morgenthau has set himself one last duty before stepping away: to prevent the brassy Leslie Crocker Snyder from getting his job. So far, he’s botching it.

May 11, 2009 | Intelligencer
Deposing Mike

The Bloomberg L.P. discrimination suit returns to bedevil the mayor. Will it affect his reelection?

October 12, 2009 | Intelligencer
The Rise of John Liu

An Asian-American politician arrives.

September 20, 2010 | Intelligencer
Backhanded Elegance

A requiem.

October 13, 2008 |
Gov. Nice Guy

Everybody likes David Paterson—maybe because he never asked them to take him too seriously. But can New York’s decidedly unusual governor keep the state from becoming a wreck?

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