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SImcha Felder holds his face in the  New York Senate Chambers.
SImcha Felder holds his face in the  New York Senate Chambers.
Democrats should exile Simcha Felder
A failure to punish disloyalty encourages more of it.
By BEN ADLER | April 25, 2018
 
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Shelley Mayer campaigning
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Mayer and Sepulveda won, Democrats picked up an Assembly seat, and two Assembly races were extremely close.
Former First Lady to New York State, Matilda Raffa Cuomo, during the National Women's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
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The former first lady on mentoring, motherhood and the Mario Cuomo Bridge.
Daniel Patrick Moynihan in March of 1976
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State and local elections often come down to a handful of votes.
Governor Cuomo Swears in George Latimer as Westchester County Executive
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Will Dem turnout live up to the hype? The fate of the state senate hangs in the balance.

OPINION

Traffic in Times Square
Instead of randomly choosing fees on certain vehicles, first decide how much to reduce traffic.
Two jails in one neighborhood is enough.
A failure to punish disloyalty encourages more of it.
An appreciation for the life of a former New York City schools chancellor.

POLITICS

The Capitol building in Albany
The party overperformed in red Assembly districts.
Mayer and Sepulveda won, Democrats picked up an Assembly seat, and two Assembly races were extremely close.
State and local elections often come down to a handful of votes.

Policy

Marijuana buds and joints
The legalization movement is gathering steam, but not everyone is onboard.
Hospital costs, drug prices and societal norms are among the causes, experts say.
A discussion on sustainability with the city and state's leading environmental officials.
An interview with New York City Council Committee Chairman Costa Constantinides.

PERSONALITY

John Defrancisco in his office
People like the state senator. So why doesn’t anybody want him for governor?
The former first lady on mentoring, motherhood and the Mario Cuomo Bridge.
Why the Staten Island borough president considered throwing in the towel.

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MAGAZINE

Staten Island Borough President Jimmy Oddo
Why the Staten Island borough president considered throwing in the towel.
From virtual currency to distracted driving, we speak to key NY officials about how the industry is pushing forward.
What modernization and technology mean for the insurance industry.
Spoiler alert: Jails are already in your backyard.

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