NYC High“: A portrait series and daily feature in which we introduce you to one New York City council member per day, as drawn by Lauri Apple, until Election Day 2010 (Nov. 2).

Name: Letitia James (D)
District 35: Brooklyn
Reps: Clinton Hill, Fort Greene; parts of Crown Heights, Prospect Heights, Bedford-Stuyvesant
Member: since November 2003

-Chairs the Film Diversity Task Force, to make the New York film scene less monochromatic.
-Supports letting geese live.
-Wants someone to investigate CityTime, the city’s messed-up payroll system.

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