State Senator Zellnor Myrie was pepper-sprayed in Brooklyn last Friday by the NYPD. Myrie introduced legislation earlier this year to change the NYPD disciplinary process.
Legislative lessons learned during the pandemic are now helping state lawmakers pass police reform.
Governor Cuomo at Northwell Health Core Lab in New Hyde Park before delivering his daily COVID-19 Coronavirus briefing on Sunday April 19, 2020.
New York has the most cases. Here’s a look at other key figures in the state.
NYPD officers tackling a protestor on May 30th.
Covered badge numbers, body cameras turned off and a state law impede transparency.
Work in the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut tri-state region will never be quite the same.
With increased telecommuting, taxation for suburbanites could get complicated, so states should work together.
Jamaal Bowman, Eliot Engel's opponent, during his campaign  launch.
The Bronx, Westchester congressman looks vulnerable to progressive primary challenger Jamaal Bowman.
Protest against police brutality at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on June 2nd.
Many different groups are responsible for protests against racism and police brutality.
Governor Cuomo with the New York National Guard in 2011.
What happens when the military is deployed to quell unrest?
State Senator Zellnor Myrie restrained and pepper-sprayed by NYPD officers at Barclays Center on May 29th.
State Sen. Zellnor Myrie and Assemblywoman Diana Richardson discuss their trauma-inducing experiences at a peaceful protest.