Health Care

The drinking water supply for offices of the New York City Department of Sanitation doesn’t even have a roof – just a tattered tarp.
The City Council is poised to vote on bills addressing contamination, lax oversight.
Policy
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Karen Franz, Cathleen Collins and state Sen. Alessandra Biaggi.
Five noteworthy women working in health care.
Influential List Gallery
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Mark Levine, New York City Council Health Committee chairman.
The New York City Council Health Committee chairman offers his diagnosis.
Personality
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A young woman smokes marijuana.
Without data, scientists aren’t sure whether to give marijuana the green light.
Policy
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A busy New York City doctor's office.
The two lawmakers have yet to convince Gov. Andrew Cuomo, though
Personality
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ew York Assemblyman Richard Gottfried.
The Manhattan Democrat has been pushing a bill over a quarter century.
Policy
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Nursing home care.
Medicare doesn’t cover long-term care for the elderly and disabled. The state should.
Opinion
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A child with a rash caused by the measles virus.
New York should protect children with compromised immune systems.
Opinion
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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?
News & Politics
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo addresses the crowd while unveiling his proposed 2019-20 executive budget.
The governor’s wide-ranging budget address left out several legislative priorities.
News & Politics
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