Cynthia Nixon

Former Assemblyman Vito Lopez during session at the Capitol in Albany, 2013.
The ethics body has been blasted by Cuomo’s rivals. Should it be replaced?
A Charter Spectrum van parked on the streets of Manhattan.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
Cynthia Nixon
The first-time candidate has made a few gaffes.
President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin at a press conference.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
2010 New York State gubernatorial debate
Nixon and Teachout want debates. Frontrunners have little incentive.
Gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon and lieutenant governor candidate and New York City Councilman Jumaane Williams hold a rally in Union Square last month.
Cuomo raised the most, and Teachout has an impressive number of contributors.
Rep. Joe Crowley in a Mets cap
He’s no longer the heir apparent in Congress, but he’s still the king of Queens.
View of main street and rural grain mill in small western New York town.
Rural New York Democrats backed Teachout and Sanders – and may go for Nixon.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Cynthia Nixon
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s victory could be the first of many upsets
New York City Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez [center] and Rep. Nydia Velazquez [left] take part in the Families Belong Together March in New York City.
The biggest political fireworks from the past week.