BREAKING: Top DOE official Alison Hirsh to step down from position

A crowd of desillusioned current and former de Blasio staffers filled Cadman Plaza on Monday to call

Former de Blasio aid and top Department of Education official Alison Hirsh will step down from her post on Friday. 

Hirsh left the mayor’s office in June over his defense of the New York City police department’s treatment of Black Lives Matter protesters and moved to the DOE to serve a senor advisor to Chancellor Richard Carranza as the department prepared to reopen public schools.

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