Carl Heastie

Governor Andrew Cuomo.
Congestion pricing and bail reform made the cut, along with a public financing commission.
News & Politics
[type_1]
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
[type_1]
State Sen. Alessandra Biaggi.
These young lawmakers are out to change that.
News & Politics
[type_1]
Lawmakers have been vigilant about pursuing recreational marijuana legalization.
Cuomo has doubts, but lawmakers say they are not giving up.
Policy
[type_1]
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
[type_1]
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
[type_1]
Rush hour traffic in on the Brooklyn Bridge
The governor and mayor are aligned, but a few unanswered questions remain for congestion pricing’s future.
Policy
[type_1]
Bail reform panel
Democratic state lawmakers tackle bail, parole in coming days.
Policy
[type_1]
Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie speaks during a ceremony commemorating the signing of Reproductive Health Act legislation.
Proposal making it permanent gives the chamber some leverage in budget talks.
News & Politics
[type_1]
Letitia_James
From Edward A. Johnson and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. to Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Letitia James.
Personality
[type_1]
20200118