The New York State Capitol
Experts weigh in on the most politically significant legislation, which bills could backfire, and the biggest spending fights.
The New York State Senate.
Republican votes are helping Democrats pad their margins – but not on immigration and abortion.
Huge crowd participated at "Never Again" rally to protest and change gun laws after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Which bills could backfire? And what policy fights are looming?
Incoming state Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins has said voting reforms are on the table next year.
These issues could return with a vengeance in the 2019 session.
People protesting the DACA ruling
A glossary of the Democrats’ top priorities for the upcoming session.
Many observers are assuming that with a decisive majority in Albany, Democrats will finally be able to achieve their long-sought progressive agenda items
The new state Senate majority won’t count for much if urban and suburban lawmakers don’t play nice.
Marijuana legalization
Many liberal initiatives that couldn’t get through the state Senate would have a shot.
Assembly candidate Catalina Cruz has said she would be New York’s first ‘Dreamer’ in office.