Andrea Stewart-Cousins

state Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie.
The Assembly speaker says their legislative relationship is like that of a fictional 1970s-era superhero duo.
Andrea Stewart-Cousins
These days, Andrea Stewart-Cousins says everyone gets a seat at the table.
New York Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie and Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins.
Three men in a room once ruled with an iron fist. Heastie and Stewart-Cousins are trying something different.
State Sen. Michael Gianaris was a "liberal regular." Then Queens transformed around him.
Or is Joe Crowley’s old pal just along for the ride?
Grey box with words "Winners & Losers" written in black
Who’s up and who’s down this week?
New York Senator Simcha Felder
The Brooklyn lawmaker has spent the past year as a political outcast in the Legislature.
Sen. Luis R. Sepulveda (center) celebrates after the Green Light Bill granting was passed by the state Senate.
State lawmakers passed a backlog of high-profile bills this year.
Monica Martinez.
Despite the Democrats’ large majority, they need to keep moderates happy and aisle-crossing still happens.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Suddenly, the governor just doesn’t dominate Albany like he used to.
Hands rolling a joint
Negotiations stalled over the weekend, but there are back-up bills