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Who holds the most power in New York State?
Who holds the most power in New York State?
The 2020 Albany Power 100

This year, the coronavirus upended the balance of power in state government.

By CITY & STATE | May 31, 2020
 
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Governor Cuomo at Northwell Health Core Lab in New Hyde Park before delivering his daily COVID-19 Coronavirus briefing on Sunday April 19, 2020.
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New York has the most cases. Here’s a look at other key figures in the state.
Protesters demonstrating the death of George Floyd faceoff against the NYPD on May 29th in Park Slope.
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced there will be an independent review into the protests.
Twitter began fact-checking President Trump this week.
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We suggested a few tweets from New York lawmakers that might elicit a double-take from Twitter’s fact checkers.
Protesters at City Hall on May 28th demonstrating against the murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis police officers.
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The NYC mayor thinks Minneapolis should do what New York didn’t.
Scott Stringer, Linda Lacewell, and City & State Editor and Chief Jon Lentz during a webinar on Thursday.
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Comptroller said the city is avoiding cuts ‘out of laziness’ and borrowing is a last resort.
What's that in George Washington's arm? Robert Caro's "The Power Broker" of course.
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Because the Caro tome has always been shoulder-height in your home office.

OPINION

A New York State DMV in New York City closed due to Coronavirus.
The budget shortfall makes efficiency essential.
New York should stop locking people for minor parole violations during the coronavirus pandemic.
This is what happens when dilettantes start to play with politics.

POLITICS

Is the governor leading from behind – or just falling behind – in his response to statewide protests?
New York has the most cases. Here’s a look at other key figures in the state.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced there will be an independent review into the protests.

Policy

Twitter began fact-checking President Trump this week.
We suggested a few tweets from New York lawmakers that might elicit a double-take from Twitter’s fact checkers.
Committee chairs from the state Senate and NY City Council object.
Legalizing recreational marijuana is unlikely this year, and wouldn’t provide immediate fiscal relief.

PERSONALITY

State Budget Director Robert Mujica
New York is in fiscal free fall. But the budget director may have to make brutal cuts in order to save it.
The New York governor everyone’s talking about these days.
Because the Caro tome has always been shoulder-height in your home office.
We answered some of your most Googled questions about New York’s governor. You’re welcome.

POWER LIST

MAGAZINE

How prepared is the Empire State?
How health officials are bracing for a large-scale outbreak.
The Empire State's most politically potent pairs
Who says you’ve got to be married to get ahead in politics?

EVENTS CALENDAR

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