John Flanagan

Angry teacher
The state teachers union is targeting the lawmakers who failed them during session.
Long Island nine
If Democrats want to retake the state Senate, they need to undo GOP control on the island.
The current New York Senate seats Long Island holds, and who is vying to disrupt the powerful voting bloc.
Grey box with words "Winners & Losers" written in black
Sending New York lawmakers on summer vacation with another edition of Winners & Losers.
New York Senate
The Capitol produced few other surprises, but plenty of frozen desserts.
An aerial view of the Capitol in Albany
Republicans lack the leverage – and Democrats lack the incentive.
New York State Capitol building
“I know of nothing to breathe life into these bills, but it’s only Monday.”
New York executive chambers
Education, sports betting, and gun control remain unresolved.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on the "red flag" bus tour
Rounding up the week’s political news.