The Last Stand March for Relief at Foley Square on March 31, 2021.
A quick deal gives Democratic lawmakers four more months to figure out how to avoid a potential tidal wave of residential and commercial evictions.
Policy
policy
Pollution in New York City
New legislation aims to raise billions of dollars to fund a “just transition” away from fossil fuels.
Policy
policy
Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan at his Earth Day Press Conference
The Ulster County executive discusses how “locality” is the differentiator in his plan for the environment and how local governments can confront climate change.
Personality
personality
Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie
Just when the Heroes Act takes effect depends on Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
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Gov. Cuomo on March 24, 2021.
Sexual misconduct, undercounted nursing home deaths, COVID-19 vaccines and tests -- and a certain book he wrote.
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Governor Cuomo on April 16.
His approval ratings are sinking, but most voters still say he should not resign.
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Assembly Member Jessica González Rojas right speaks at an April 15 rally in Manhattan
Left-leaning state legislators are pushing ideas like single-payer health care by highlighting fiscal benefits for the state.
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Gareth Rhodes, a longtime aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
More than a half dozen aides have exited the administration amid ongoing scandals.
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State Capitol
Health care, parole reform and climate change legislation could complicate the second half of the 2021 state legislative session.
Policy
policy
Colin Schmitt at his campaign announcement.
Assembly Member Colin Schmitt has a record that belies claims to bipartisanship as he launches a 2022 congressional bid.
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