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Shekar Krishnan
Nine leading contenders have lined up to fill the seat representing District 25 in Queens.
Judgeships are one of the last bastions of power for local political parties.
Some view the election as a test for the Brooklyn Democratic Party’s power.
Eric Adams
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Adams is a landlord and that’s how he approaches rent regulation.
New York Department of Labor
The problem persists despite $193 million in contracts to address it.
Andrew Yang has been leading the New York City mayoral primary polls.
Who’s endorsing whom in the race for City Hall.

OPINION

Mayor de Blasio
Mayoral candidates need a plan to help students from low-income families go to college.
The next administration needs a three-pronged approach: housing, health care and community.
Progressives need to consolidate behind their only candidate with a chance of winning.
Progressives may be turning towards because she is competent, but her ideology doesn’t always align with theirs.

POLITICS

New York City Hall lit up for pride.
The New York City Council’s LGBTQ membership could be increased and diversified.
Activist Kiara St. James, along with other activists and lawmakers, worked for years to end the discriminatory law.
Nine leading contenders have lined up to fill the seat representing District 25 in Queens.

Policy

New York Department of Labor
The problem persists despite $193 million in contracts to address it.
The outgoing mayor’s signature initiative was much-criticized, and the pandemic has exacerbated psychiatric problems.
The mayor doesn’t propose more cuts to the NYPD, but police reform activists still want them.
But will the city’s coffers be empty for the mayor’s successor?

PERSONALITY

Pride flag flying over the state capitol in Albany.
The LGBTQ leaders and allies of New York.
She calls coming forward the “most terrible” experience of her life, but has she finally brought change to Albany?
The Assembly member defied Gov. Andrew Cuomo over COVID-19 nursing home deaths, but he won’t be bullied by the governor.
The state Senator spoke to City & State about why he’s pushing to automatically seal and expunge the records of formerly incarcerated individuals.

POWER LIST

MAGAZINE

Kiara St. James
Activist Kiara St. James, along with other activists and lawmakers, worked for years to end the discriminatory law.
How Black women in government and politics are getting it done.
Here’s what to watch during the endless bummer of COVID-19.
NYPD officer unions taught the NYC mayor a lesson in 2014. He hasn’t forgotten it.

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