Albany bureau chief Danny Hakim will leave the state capital for London, where he will take over as the European economic correspondent.
“After two plum assignments – in Detroit and Albany – Danny Hakim is taking a turn at a hardship posting, as Business Day’s European economic correspondent based in London,”said an email that went out to staff earlier today. The move was first reported by Talking Biz News.
A team of New York Times metro and investigation reporters and editors have been working since yesterday afternoon to break the story of Eliot Spitzer’s alleged involvement with a prostitution ring, according to a newsroom source.
The group of editors were led by metro editor Joe Sexton, politics editor Mary Ann Giordano (former Observer managing Read More
Here's another clip from yesterday's rough press conference in the Red Room of the capitol. It starts off with Eliot Spitzer answering a question from Danny Hakim of the New York Times about the lack of subpoena power Andrew Cuomo had in investigating the role of Spitzer's aides in using state police to gather information Read More
Danny Hakim looks at pork in the state budget.
Fixing the “unjust” school funding formula in Albany is “far from over,” according to the Times editorial board.
Barack Obama’s message man has advice for Hillary’s: “A political message is different because people have a higher level of skepticism. You Read More