Andrea Stewart-Cousins

State Sen. Julia Salazar speaks during a criminal justice rally at the state house.
A working group of state senators is under pressure to rethink criminal justice – again – or risk electoral defeat.
Senate Majority Leader, Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie walk past the Senate Chamber in Albany, N.Y
The early days of the 2020 legislative session has featured limited coordination between the chambers.
Cuomo says New York is a progressive leader, but it is often behind the curve.
Cuomo claims New York's a progressive powerhouse. It's just the mild one.
State Sen. Todd Kaminsky
State senators disagree with new attack ad from left-wing advocacy group.
From left to right: Gerard Fitzgerald, president of the Uniformed Firefighters Association of Greater New York, State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Fire Officers Association President James Lemonda.
Not every interest group can cultivate relationships so openly.
Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal was just one of the elected officials who rallied before the Public Campaign Financing Commission hearing, arguing the task should be handled by lawmakers.
The biggest fight? The future of fusion voting.
Commissioners on the Public Campaign Financing Commission come from varied backgrounds and political patrons.
It could boost turnout, but hurt congressional and state legislative challengers.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and company chowing down on some Gianelli sausage.
Elected leaders do their best to show how much fun they had.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
The commission that could determine the fate of the WFP and Conservative Party has its first meeting on Wednesday.