Campaigns & Elections

An untold number of people never received their absentee ballots and thousands of ballots were invalidated in the New York State primary.
New York has taken steps to fix the problems that arose in the June primary, but still has more work to do.
Incoming New York State Assembly Member Emily Gallagher (bottom right) and her campaign staff
5 campaign managers on how they waged their winning campaigns
New Yorkers casting their ballots during the 2016 presidential election.
The state will need a lot more money to make sure the general election runs smoothly.
Assembly District 38 candidate Jenifer Rajkumar.
Tracking the winners and losers in each district.
Who will be the next Queens Borough President?
Donovan Richards defeats Elizabeth Crowley on his way to Borough Hall.
Who won and who lost in the pandemic primary?
Jamaal Bowman, Mondaire Jones and Ritchie Torres all celebrate landmark victories.
A New York judge ruled that ballots without a postmark must also be counted.
Thousands of previously invalidated ballots in New York City now must be counted.
City & State takes a look at New York's newly elected left fielders.
June’s primary was a grand slam for progressive newcomers.
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams (left) speaks with Black Lives Matter protestors on July 18, 2020.
Not everyone sided with the protesters. Will it haunt them in 2021?
Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney’s rematch against Suraj Patel was the closest race in which the incumbent won, with a near tie after election night.
More challengers ran against NY congressional Democrats, but only one won.