Kevin Parker

New York state Sen. Brian Benjamin holds a press conference regarding the closure of Rikers Island during his 2017 campaign.
The Harlem lawmaker may join an increasingly crowded 2021 race.
Josue Pierre, state Sen. Kevin Parker's challenger.
Josue Pierre, a Brooklyn Democratic district leader, is challenging the controversy-prone incumbent.
Riverside Park Conservancy's 'GOaTHAM' initiative placed 24 goats inside the park to feast on invasive weed species over the next few months.
Who’s up and who’s down this week?
A New York wind farm.
Lawmakers target big climate goals in the Climate and Community Protection Act.
An MTA train conductor watches the platform as a train leaves the station.
A misguided bill would prevent subways from using automation to save money and improve service.
New York Senator Kevin Parker stands with Senate members during a press conference
A hot temper continues to cause trouble for the Brooklyn legislator.
Jumaane Williams during the second televised public advocate debate
Why an array of criticisms being thrown at the public advocate candidate may not spook progressive voters.
Acting New York state Attorney General Barbara Underwood speaks to legislative leaders after former Attorney General Eric Schneiderman resigned.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
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Angry teacher
The state teachers union is targeting the lawmakers who failed them during session.