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Day: <span>April 18, 2011</span>

"Shame On Every Elected Official"

By Renee Collymore One day after the announcement of the resignation of now-former School’s Chancellor Cathie Black and celebrating the incoming Chancellor Dennis Walcott many are curious as to why Walcott wasn’t chosen for this post in the first place. At least, that’s what Renee Collymore, President of the Parliament Democratic Club, in Brooklyn, is […]readmore

Pols react to Walcott appointment, Change of style hailed but

Local elected officials hailed Mayor Bloomberg’s pick of a black schools chancellor with a history of being involved with public schools but remain skeptical that the new hire will be his own man. That after Cathie Black, the publishing executive who Bloomberg picked to head city schools, resigned after little more than three months and […]readmore