New York State Assembly

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie Somos 2018
With a new commission set to meet, some say limits on outside income a likely condition.
News & Politics
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Andrea Stewart Cousins Somos
Strengthening rent regulations for tenants is atop the party’s to-do list.
Policy
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won a historic victory and became the youngest woman to ever have been elected to Congress.
More females were elected to the state Legislature, but there will be one fewer in the state’s House delegation.
Policy
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Marcos Crespo talks about why the conference’s return to Puerto Rico is crucial for the diaspora.
Why the conference’s return to Puerto Rico is crucial for the diaspora.
Personality
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Cuomo voting
Tuesday saw the highest voter turnout for a midterm in almost 50 years.
News & Politics
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the inside of the state Assembly chamber in Albany
The lower chamber isn’t up for grabs, but it features plenty of compelling races.
News & Politics
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Recent years have seen only slight improvement in the number of Latino elected officials.
News & Politics
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City and state officials weigh in on efforts to award contracts to firms owned by women or minorities.
Policy
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A new California law aimed at increasing diversity could be a model for New York.
Policy
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Robert Jackson
A rundown of the New York firsts from the 2018 general election.
Personality
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