New York Observer



Feb. 1, 2017 De Blasio’s Long-Awaited Deal With the Biggest NYPD Union Cuts Pay for New Cops—And Expires in July


Oct. 14, 2016 De Blasio Says 16,000 New City Employees Is ‘Best Money Spent’
Jan. 15, 2016 De Blasio Approves Plans for City Official Raises, Pending Council Vote


Sept. 20, 2015 OPINION: Pat Lynch, New York City’s Enfant Terrible
June 6, 2015 Fiery Police Union Boss Patrick Lynch Crushes Challenge in PBA Election
Feb. 5, 2015 Cop Unions Call for State to Bar City Regulations on Police
Jan 14, 2015 No Turning Back: Embattled PBA Boss Patrick Lynch Fights On
Jan. 7, 2015 Cop Union Points Finger at Protesters for Alleged ‘Slowdown’
Jan 4, 2015 Bill de Blasio Draws Boos at NYPD Graduation Ceremony


Dec. 29, 2014 Bill de Blasio Draws Boos at NYPD Graduation Ceremony
Dec. 27, 2014 Dignitaries, and Thousands of Cops, Mourn NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos at Funeral
Dec. 22, 2014 Police Unions Haven’t Only Battled Bill de Blasio’s City Hall
Dec. 11, 2014 Cops Unions ‘Disgusted’ by City Council’s Eric Garner Reaction
Dec. 10, 2014 Some Uniformed Unions Looking for a Better Deal From City Hall
Dec. 4, 2014 Bill de Blasio Defends ‘Dante’ Remark After PBA Boss Blasts Him Again
Sept. 25, 2014 City Council Bashes Cop Unions for Stop-and-Frisk Appeal
Sept. 9, 2014 After Turning Down 1,000 Cops, Bratton Plans to Ask for Even More

2000 - 2013

March 2, 2011 Letter to Editor
Nov. 27, 2000 Rapid Rudy Redux: He Targets Unions for His Final Year