Health Care

Opioids and heroin needles
Lawmakers support New York's approach to the drug crisis.
Visits to primary care providers are down. What would New York policymakers do to revitalize primary health care?
New York City Public Advocate and state Attorney General candidate Letitia James speaks at Gov. Andrew Cuomo's announcement of locations, expanded services and partnerships for Vital Brooklyn's $210 Million, 32-Site Ambulatory Care Network.
She’s received more than $100,000 from the sector.
A Charter Spectrum van parked on the streets of Manhattan.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
A sign on the Brooklyn Bridge denotes where Brooklyn and Manhattan meet.
Developments and dilemmas in the city’s most buzzworthy borough.
Latrice Walker
The borough has some of the worst hospitals in the nation.
New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson touring a NYCHA development in April.
Johnson to meet with health department as officials denounce tank conditions, filing discrepancies.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo with former New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn.
As more women get involved in politics, the party has done little beyond backing Cuomo.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a rally following President Donald Trump's decision Monday night to nominate Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.
The state’s 1970 abortion law is outdated, liberal critics say.
Brooklyn VA employees hold a rally in October, 2017 to demand the Department of Veterans Affairs fills all staffing vacancies.
Donovan introduces legislation amid privatization fears.