New York State

Kathryn S. Wylde, President and CEO, Partnership for New York City, Charles Phillips, Susan Birnbaum, President & CEO, New York City Police Foundation, pose for a photo at New York City Police Foundation's "State of the NYPD" breakfast in 2018.
The president and CEO of Partnership for New York City talks with City & State about Albany’s renewed interest in a wealth tax.
Personality
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headshots of Joe Lentol, Helene Weinstein, David Weprin.
The lower chamber is now standing in the way of policy progress.
Opinion
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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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Props inverting Amazon's trademark logo were a mainstay at numerous protests against the company's proposed HQ2 in Queens last year.
A new college poll reveals most New Yorkers were sad to see Amazon abandon its HQ2 plans
Policy
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Former senate majority leader John Flanagan, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, and Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins.
The Assembly and state Senate are filled with leaders, but what do their titles mean?
News & Politics
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There are a lot of them, but the posts do mean something.
News & Politics
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Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross testifies during the House Oversight Committee hearing.
Based on his effort to influence New York politics, it’s no surprise he’s now condemned for arrogance and dishonesty.
Opinion
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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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Gov. Andrew Cuomo has launched a “No Tax Cap – No Deal” campaign to make the property tax cap permanent in the state.
New York's 2 percent property tax cap is popular, but is it good policy?
News & Politics
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Keven Downing, Paul Manafort's attorney leaves federal court after Manafort's sentencing hearing in Washington, where Manafort was sentenced to an additional three and a half years of prison.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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