John Flanagan

Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks in Plainview as part of his statewide bus tour to advance the "red flag" gun protection bill.
Most gun crimes wouldn’t be prevented by the school-focused ‘red flag’ bill.
Emma Wolfe
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s most trusted aide is a shrewd social animal.
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul speaks to supporters of Planned Parenthood.
Why the two parties are likely to get legislation moving again.
New York City Councilwoman Carlina Rivera playing basketball
A look at which political ballers make each team’s starting five.
New York State Capitol
A missing GOP senator lead to a chaotic power struggle.
Main Street in Nyack New York
The Senate GOP’s economic agenda takes aim at leftward-shifting Democrats.
Bubble test
The popular legislation would decouple student test scores from teacher ratings.
Grey box with words "Winners & Losers" written in black
May came in like a litigation lion. Vote for this week's biggest winners and losers.
Grey box with words "Winners & Losers" written in black
Get on the double-decker bus and vote for this week's best and worst.
New York Senate
Child Victims Act, criminal justice reform, early voting are reportedly off the table.