New York State Senate

Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul
The state Legislature should require free menstrual products in public schools.
Andrea Marra
Andrea Marra wants to be NY’s first transgender state senator
an AR-15, the weapon used in the Parkland, Florida school shooting
The latest mass shooting splits New York politicians.
The Working Families Party endorsed Alessandra Biaggi, Jessica Ramos and Rachel May
Polly Trottenberg
NYC Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg on congestion pricing, Vision Zero and more.
Harvey Weinstein
Politicians at every level of government are responding to #MeToo
The governor is looking to energy service companies to help balance the budget.
New York State Capitol in Albany
Some New York Assembly and Senate committees have had the same leadership for decades.
John DeFrancisco
Senate Deputy Majority Leader John DeFrancisco talks about his run against Cuomo.
State Sen. Jeff Klein
State Sen. Jeff Klein has risen in Albany by outplaying his rivals. What is his endgame?