Coronavirus

Excelsior pass
New York’s Excelsior Pass can’t be equitable until vaccinations are equitable, some advocates say.
A COVID-19 vaccine is administered at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst in Queens.
New York ramps up its vaccination efforts. Here’s a look at other key COVID-19 figures in the state.
New York City Health + Hospitals Gotham Health Sydenham
That Latinos have borne the brunt of this crisis is a tragic yet unsurprising reality.
Kapil Longani
In a Q&A, Kapil Longani, counsel to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, talked about the city’s pandemic response, his background and defending pandemic executive orders.
Demonstrators at Washington Square Park on Monday, March 29.
Vulnerable people like undocumented immigrants can still fall through the holes of an expanded safety net.
New York State Senator Gustavo Rivera on April 6.
Charged state budget talks about aid for undocumented immigrants has revealed fractures among Democratic lawmakers.
New York has brought back in-person proceedings for minor misdemeanors.
New York has prematurely brought back in-person proceedings for minor misdemeanors.
The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.
Overcoming hesitancy among residents and getting them to vaccination sites pose challenges.
A new state app allows users to carry proof of vaccinations or negative COVID-19 tests.
The Excelsior Pass promises to be key to New York’s reopening, but there are privacy concerns about the program.
Demonstrators at Washington Square Park on Monday, March 29.
Pay stubs and bank statements could prevent undocumented workers from receiving retroactive pandemic relief.
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