Ethics

One of Alessandra Biaggi's first actions as a state Senator was to convene on sexual harassment — Albany's first in decades.
State lawmakers are tackling a broad range of issues in Albany.
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Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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Paul Manafort, right, arrives at federal court in Washington D.C. accompanied by his lawyer Kevin Downing, left, and wife Kathleen Manafort.
Recent developments in the cases against Paul Manafort and Roger Stone show its urgency.
Opinion
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New York senate Independent Democratic Conference leader Jeff Klein in 2016
Former state Sen. Jeff Klein is just the most recent accused New York pol to get a lobbying job. Some say that’s wrong.
Policy
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Roger Stone leaves the federal courthouse following his arrest for lying to Congress and obstructing the special counsel's Russia investigation.
The ‘malevolent Forrest Gump’ has never strayed far from his home state.
Personality
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two different versions of Andrew Cuomo's face in opposite directions
How elected officials ‘evolved’ on pot, guns, immigrants, LGBT rights and homelessness.
Policy
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State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli (right) listens to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's State of the State address alongside Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie.
The governor omitted several proposed reforms and proposed a vaguely defined database of deals.
News & Politics
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers the 2019 State of the State address and proposed 2019-2020 executive budget.
What the governor wants to spend on education, health care, subways and more.
News & Politics
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The 2018 New York State of the State
With Democrats in control in Albany, here’s an in-depth rundown of what’s up for debate.
Policy
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