Personality

State Senator Diane Savino
The ex-IDC member on the most controversial issues in health care.
Richard Gottfried
Democrats say it’s a practical way to get prescription drug costs under control.
Billy Idol at a press conference with Mayor Bill de Blasio announcing a war on idling.
More public service announcements from ’80s icons.
Recently single Governor Andrew Cuomo.
Who says you’ve got to be married to get ahead in politics?
New York City's power couple, Chirlane McCray and Mayor Bill de Blasio.
The Empire State's most politically potent pairs
State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos in his office in Albany.
DEC chief Basil Seggos has a lot on his agenda, from plastic bags to climate change.
Westchester district attorney candidate Mimi Rocah.
Mimi Rocah is taking on incumbent Anthony Scarpino in the Democratic primary.
New York City Census Director, Julie Menin.
DA or BP? Local leaders, pundits predict where she might go once the census is over.
Former Congressman Frederick Richmond, 96, died last month.
The recently deceased former Brooklyn congressman was a staunch liberal, but also corrupt and transactional.
The new leader of the GOP minority conference, Assemblyman William Barclay.
The upstate assemblyman is looking to make his conference heard as minority leader.
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