Latest

New York State Senator Robert Jackson
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
article
Excelsior pass
New York’s Excelsior Pass can’t be equitable until vaccinations are equitable, some advocates say.
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.
News & Politics
article
A COVID-19 vaccine is administered at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst in Queens.
New York ramps up its vaccination efforts. Here’s a look at other key COVID-19 figures in the state.
News & Politics
article
New York City Council Member Robert Cornegy
The City Council member claimed three endorsements for Brooklyn borough president that he hadn’t received.
News & Politics
article
New York City Health + Hospitals Gotham Health Sydenham
That Latinos have borne the brunt of this crisis is a tragic yet unsurprising reality.
Opinion
opinion
Mayoral Candidate New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer with Congressman Jamaal Bowman.
Who’s endorsing whom in the race for City Hall.
News & Politics
article
Governor Cuomo at the Javits Center on March 8, 2021.
Here are all of the women who have accused the governor of sexual harassment.
News & Politics
article
Assembly Member Marcela Mitaynes
Some moderates voted against the revenue bill, while Democratic Socialists changed their vote at the last minute.
Policy
policy
Kapil Longani
In a Q&A, Kapil Longani, counsel to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, talked about the city’s pandemic response, his background and defending pandemic executive orders.
Personality
personality
20210409