Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

New York City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer during the Committee on Finance's second Amazon HQ2 hearing.
Could HQ2's strongest political opponents pay the price for this victory?
Policy
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amazon
Bill de Blasio said the company ‘threw away’ an opportunity. Cuomo said the state Senate inflicted ‘tremendous damage.’
News & Politics
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A close-up view of Benjamin Franklin on the 100 dollar bill
Limit influence of big money by reducing contribution limits and match small contributions.
Opinion
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A voter looks over a sample 2016 New York ballot showing presidential candidates on multiple party lines.
New York’s unusual, controversial cross-endorsement practice is under discussion.
News & Politics
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State Sen. Brad Hoylman speaks during a press conference for the signing of the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA) into Law.
The six-year Senate veteran is as progressive as many newcomers, and his bills are finally moving.
Personality
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Former Rep. Steve Israel
The former congressman is confronting our volatile political era with a new politics institute at Cornell.
Personality
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, right, speaks with New York Rep. Jerrold Nadler, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, as she unveils a comprehensive elections and ethics reform package in early January.
Most New Yorkers will serve on committees corresponding to their districts and interests. Pelosi detractors will not.
News & Politics
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State Sen. Alessandra Biaggi and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
The borough’s grassroots progressives broke through with stunning upset victories. Can they keep the insurgency going?
News & Politics
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facial recognition technology
These findings are only the latest to suggest that artificial intelligence and machine learning are subject to the same biases that humans are.
Policy
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