Archive for February 21st, 2003

21st February

First Published in The New York Sun, February 21, 2003
By Andrew Wolf

There is a battle looming between the mayor and the state legislature. No, not the one about the budget, though that one promises to be bloody. It is the fight over the loose ends left hanging by the legislature when they gave the mayor control of the school system last year.

The loose ends have to do with the relationship between the schools and the local communities. Since legislators represent local communities, this is of primary concern to them. (more…)