Campaigns & Elections

The Capitol building in Albany
The party overperformed in red Assembly districts.
Republican Julie Killian (left) and Democratic Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer. | Courtesy Julie Killian for Senate; Wiki Commons
Is a Westchester swing district going to flip and what would it mean?
Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Andrew Cuomo and Jeff Klein.
The highlights from Cuomo's announcement with Klein and Stewart-Cousins, via Twitter.
Bill Lipton at a Working Families Party rally
The third party's state director is still behind the seven IDC challengers.
A SWAT team member roaming the halls of a school
Felder's school safety bill could impact which party he caucuses with
Rep. Louise Slaughter
Rep. Louise Slaughter's Rochester-area seat could be competitive.
A brown hand casting a ballot
55% of people of color under 45 are registered vs. a whopping 75% of whites over 45
Chele Chiavacci Farley, right, with her husband Steve Farley on left
The Republican NYC finance chairwoman is a first-time candidate.
John DeFrancisco
Senate Deputy Majority Leader John DeFrancisco talks about his run against Cuomo.
Protect the Vital Center