New York State Assembly

Assembly Member Marcela Mitaynes
Some moderates voted against the revenue bill, while Democratic Socialists changed their vote at the last minute.
Assembly Majority Leader Crystal Peoples-Stokes
How the first woman, and first African American, to serve as Assembly majority leader fought for equitable marijuana legalization.
Assembly Judiciary Committee Chair Charles Lavine, who will be overseeing the impeachment inquiry.
The Assembly Judiciary Committee is in no hurry to finish its ongoing investigation of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
New York State Assembly Minority Leader William Barclay
Minority Leader William Barclay on impeachment, budget negotiations and Cuomo’s crises.
New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie
Davis Polk, hired to lead the impeachment investigation law firm, has ties to Cuomo allies.
Congressional New York Democrats have the power to change the map this redistricting.
Will the party defer to the Independent Redistricting Commission, or use its supermajorities to try to retain control of Congress?
The New York State Capitol building in Albany.
Some political countercurrents are helping Gov. Andrew Cuomo weather the nursing home political storm.
Now that Cuomo is under intense scrutiny his emergency powers are in jeopardy.
There’s no consensus yet on how to curb Cuomo’s expanded powers, but those powers may not be gone for good.
State Sen. Samra Brouk and State Sen. Jeremy Cooney.
They are making the state Legislature more diverse than ever.
Meet the new New York State lawmakers.
The 44 freshmen in Albany.