Hakeem Jeffries On Congress, Charters, and the NYPD's 'Culture of Corruption'

“I don’t want to beat-up on the police, but when is enough, enough?”

New York State Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries was responding to The Observer’s question last night regarding the problems the NYPD has been having of late. The “Barack of Brooklyn,” as he’s been billed, stood at a microphone in the corner of the dimly-lit back room of the Belmont Lounge on East 15th Street, addressing mixed-bag of constituents at an event hosted by Democratic Leadership for 21st Century, and this was the first time all night that he broke from his otherwise measured, tempered demeanor. Read More

Hakeem Jeffries On Congress, Charters, and the NYPD's 'Culture of Corruption'