Many observers are assuming that with a decisive majority in Albany, Democrats will finally be able to achieve their long-sought progressive agenda items
The new state Senate majority won’t count for much if urban and suburban lawmakers don’t play nice.
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Dead Elephant laying on its side
For now, Republican hopes depend on Democrats screwing up.
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Stephanie Miner, Larry Sharpe and Howie Hawkins.
Many third parties either lost or gained ballot access. Here’s how that will reshape NY politics.
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Union workers gather to protest the use on non-union workers.
Unions take aim at public subsidies for Related Cos.’ megaproject.
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amazon
The online retailer’s move into Queens is dividing elected officials and influential groups.
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new york housing
Some types of housing pop up in unexpected places, according to new Community Service Society maps.
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Democrat Max Rose declared victory on election night.
Democratic congressional winners reap the rewards of campaigning as centrists in Trump country.
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Antonio Delgado
The blue wave arrived in the Empire State.
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New York State Supreme Court
Candidates are relatively obscure when they run for judgeships but they can have a big effect on people’s daily lives.
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Marijuana legalization
Many liberal initiatives that couldn’t get through the state Senate would have a shot.
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