Zellnor Myrie

People gather in Times Square to celebrate the election of Joe Biden.
Democrats celebrate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’ historic win.
State Senator Zellnor Myrie on July 21, 2020.
The Brooklyn lawmaker wants to hold gun manufacturers accountable with a proposed change to the state’s criminal nuisance law.
State Senator Zellnor Myrie
The legal defense has been criticized for giving police officers an unfair advantage in civil lawsuits.
State Senator Zellnor Myrie
There is lots to do, from making phone calls to protecting consumers to passing legislation.
Andrea Stewart-Cousins
These days, Andrea Stewart-Cousins says everyone gets a seat at the table.
New York Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie and Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins.
Three men in a room once ruled with an iron fist. Heastie and Stewart-Cousins are trying something different.
State Sen. Julia Salazar, a Rising Star and keynote speaker, addressing the crowd.
Photos of City & State’s gala recognizing the latest crop of rising stars in the state capital.
Gupta speaks at a Manhattan meetup of The Arena, including then-Congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, in November 2017.
The Silicon Valley capital-funded group supports Democratic candidates – now it wants them to support an agenda.
Tenant advocates in Albany make a last-ditch effort to pass rent regulation reforms.
The policy debate raging between landlords and tenant advocates.
Ritchie Torres and Aaron Carr called for an investigation into a report by AP that suggested Jared Kushner's family real estate company routinely filed false paperwork declaring it had zero rent-regulated tenants in March, 2018.
New York City and state politics have a bumper crop of young leaders of color.