New York State Senate

Donald Trump points and shouts
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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President Donald Trump.
Last October, the Trump family’s decades-long tax schemes were revealed, but the state has taken no action.
Policy
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A New York wind farm.
Lawmakers target big climate goals in the Climate and Community Protection Act.
Policy
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Costa Constantinides.
The legislation may boost Mayor Bill de Blasio, but they didn't help last week.
Winners & Losers
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John Liu.
The Queens lawmaker also weighs in on the SHSAT, student suspensions and school safety.
Personality
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New York Senator Kevin Parker stands with Senate members during a press conference
A hot temper continues to cause trouble for the Brooklyn legislator.
News & Politics
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Zellnor Myrie
The freshman senator is pitching big changes to rent regulations post-budget.
Personality
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Governor Andrew Cuomo.
Congestion pricing and bail reform made the cut, along with a public financing commission.
News & Politics
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Members of the New York state Senate working on the state budget in the Senate Chamber.
Deals have been reached on congestion pricing, bail reform and education funding.
News & Politics
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Members of the state Senate and Assembly heard hours of testimony from former staffers who said they had experienced harassment.
State lawmakers have a long list of bills that address sexual harassment.
Policy
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