New York State Assembly

Protesters in Albany pushing New York legislators to pass marijuana legalization.
Advocates say the state has the chance to be a leader on social equity.
Curtis Sliwa, founder of the Guardian Angels
The long, proud history of politicians switching parties.
New York State Senate Deputy Majority Leader Michael Gianaris joined by Senator Ramos and Senator Salazar.
Progressives are ascendant. But they don’t always agree.
Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Why part of the former Assembly speaker’s corruption conviction was overturned Tuesday.
Assembly District 38 candidate Jenifer Rajkumar.
New disclosures show that several incumbent Democrats are being outraised by their opponents.
State Senate Minority Leader John Flanagan.
Republicans are finding some political openings at the start of the state legislative session.
Senate Majority Leader, Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie walk past the Senate Chamber in Albany, N.Y
The early days of the 2020 legislative session has featured limited coordination between the chambers.
The new leader of the GOP minority conference, Assemblyman William Barclay.
The upstate assemblyman is looking to make his conference heard as minority leader.
William Barclay, the new New York State Assembly Minority Speaker.
The Assemblyman’s father also served the New York Legislature.
Assemblyman Minority Leader Brian Kolb speaks in news conference at the Capitol, 2016
His resignation came three days after a Dec. 31 arrest for alleged drunk driving.
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