You have been hired by the Mayor’s office to research and summarize a systemic issue, how the left and right feel about the issue, and recommend policy changes. You will become an expert in a NYC issue and share your reporting with the Mayor’s office.
Criminal Justice: ex. Bail reform, Riker’s Island or policing/crime
Sanitation: ex. garbage, rats, etc.
Mental Illness/Mental Health:
Immigration: ex. We are a shelter city, housing, employment, etc.
Public Transportation: ex. safety, efficiency, etc.
Affordable Housing: ex. neighborhood placement, funding, etc.
Healthcare: cost, disparities in care based on race or gender, etc.