New York State Senate

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 Senator Kevin Parker
A Q&A with state Sen. Kevin Parker on his New York City comptroller run.
NY State Senator Luis Sepúlveda.
The Bronx Senator turned himself in to the police Tuesday.
New York State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins
The Democratic majority appointed David Friedfel of the Citizens Budget Commission to a key staff position in budget negotiations.
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.
What should you expect from Albany in 2021?
Will a Democratic supermajority and newly elected left-wing lawmakers shake up Albany?
An empty New York State Senate chamber.
Landmark legislation in the months ahead could help New York recover from the pandemic.
President Donald Trump and Rep. Elise Stefanik.
New York members of Congress, including Lee Zeldin and Elise Stefanik, are among congressional Republicans in support of a Supreme Court case challenging the presidential election results.