Andrea Stewart-Cousins

Rush hour traffic in on the Brooklyn Bridge
The governor and mayor are aligned, but a few unanswered questions remain for congestion pricing’s future.
State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins smiles alongside Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state Sen. Jeff Klein after Cuomo brokered the deal to dismantle the Independent Democratic Conference last year
Withdrawing the nomination of state Sen. Michael Gianaris to the PACB has added fuel to the fire.
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.
The Million Dollar staircase in Albanys capitol
A slate of proposed amendments aim to update the state’s antiquated constitution.
New York senate Independent Democratic Conference leader Jeff Klein in 2016
Former state Sen. Jeff Klein is just the most recent accused New York pol to get a lobbying job. Some say that’s wrong.
Senate Deputy Minority Leader Joseph Griffo talks with Senate Minority Leader John Flanagan in the Senate Chamber at the state Capitol.
Upstate Republican Joseph Griffo discusses his stint as acting GOP Senate leader.
From Edward A. Johnson and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. to Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Letitia James.
Voters waited in long lines to cast their vote.
Democratic lawmakers say newly-passed laws are just the beginning.
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul hands the Senate gavel to new Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
Julia Salazar state Senate
Senate Democrats elevated all five subcommittees to full-fledged committees.