Carl Heastie

Arya Stark and Alessandra Biaggi.
Which political figures in the state best embody the show’s major characters?
News & Politics
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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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Groups agitating for more extreme reforms of the system were left disappointed
Policy
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Governor Andrew Cuomo.
Congestion pricing and bail reform made the cut, along with a public financing commission.
News & Politics
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Will a real estate transfer tax raise as much money and accomplish the same goals as the now-dead pied-a-terre tax?
State lawmakers are considering a transfer tax to raise money for the MTA. What does that mean?
Policy
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State Sen. Alessandra Biaggi.
These young lawmakers are out to change that.
News & Politics
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Lawmakers have been vigilant about pursuing recreational marijuana legalization.
Cuomo has doubts, but lawmakers say they are not giving up.
Policy
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Former senate majority leader John Flanagan, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, and Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins.
The Assembly and state Senate are filled with leaders, but what do their titles mean?
News & Politics
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E.J. McMahon on the left and Julia Salazar on the right
Rocky and Apollo. Thor and Loki. Hakeem Jeffries and the Koch brothers.
Personality
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