Campaigns & Elections

New Yorkers line up to cast their votes for President of the United States on Tuesday, November 8th, 2016
A ‘back-end’ model will have a much greater effect
Opinion
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Jumaane Williams during the second televised public advocate debate
Why an array of criticisms being thrown at the public advocate candidate may not spook progressive voters.
News & Politics
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New York City Councilman Jumaane Williams, shown here campaigning for lieutenant governor, has built up plenty of name recognition.
Assessing the key factors – and whether the victor will eventually run for mayor.
News & Politics
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A close-up view of Benjamin Franklin on the 100 dollar bill
Limit influence of big money by reducing contribution limits and match small contributions.
Opinion
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A voter looks over a sample 2016 New York ballot showing presidential candidates on multiple party lines.
New York’s unusual, controversial cross-endorsement practice is under discussion.
News & Politics
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New York State Assemblyman Daniel O'Donnell
Michael Blake picks up new round of elected officials.
News & Politics
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Voters waited in long lines to cast their vote.
Democratic lawmakers say newly-passed laws are just the beginning.
Policy
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Former governor and 1913 state Assembly Speaker Alfred Emanuel "Al" Smith, with his wife Catherine and children, at Sheepshead Bay Speedway in August of 1918.
The party was busy, but ultimately divided, in 1913.
News & Politics
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donald trump
It might be another New Yorker vs. New Yorker contest.
News & Politics
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The broken machines and long lines on Election Day turned some New Yorkers away from exercising their right to vote.
Committee holds seven-minute meeting after widespread Election Day complaints.
News & Politics
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