Brad Hoylman

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.
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The White House announced Monday that President Donald Trump will award Staff Sgt. David Bellavia the nation's highest military honor, the Medal of Honor, for his actions in Iraq.
The Iraq War veteran will receive the Medal of Honor.
Winners & Losers
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data privacy
Experts weigh in on where New York stands in bolstering cyber defenses in both the public and private sector.
Policy
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New York Senator Jamaal Bailey speaking to a crowd about the bipartisan legislation to establish the nation's first commission to investigate prosecutorial misconduct in 2018.
Decreasing solitary confinement, parole reform among issues being considered.
Policy
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data privacy
New Yorkers currently have no effective control over their personal information after it is shared online.
Opinion
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President Donald Trump during at a press conference in the East Room of the White House.
A state bill that could force Trump to release his tax returns is not the first effort
Policy
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Donald Trump
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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Todd Kaminsky in the Senate chambers in Albany.
The Long Island Democrat was voted the biggest winner in the state budget.
Winners & Losers
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo on the E train.
Six yet-to-be appointed experts would set congestion prices and decide on reforms to the agency.
Policy
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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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