Politics

A woman and children enter the Cayuga Centers in New York City, where hundreds of migrant children separated from their parents by federal officials are being housed.
New York State
Trump’s executive order doesn’t send the kids already taken back to their families.
An empty New York State Senate
This Week’s Headlines
Rounding up the week’s political news.
New York Senate
New York State
The Capitol produced few other surprises, but plenty of frozen desserts.
U.S. Capitol building during the Constitution Bicentennial celebration.
Campaigns & Elections
NY Dems are flocking for the chance to run for the most vulnerable congressional seats.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan.
New York State
The session will end without resolution for many hot topics.
Campaigns & Elections
It’s a clash of cash for incumbents and the upstarts challenging them.
State Sen. John DeFrancisco arguing on the floor of the New York Senate.
New York State
As session winds down some small measures squeak through.
Former New York City Councilmember Annabel Palma filled-in for Rep. Joe Crowley at last night's Congressional primary debate with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
Campaigns & Elections
Annabel Palma was ranked the fifth-worst council member in 2016 by City & State.
An aerial view of the Capitol in Albany
New York State
Republicans lack the leverage – and Democrats lack the incentive.
An asylum-seeking migrant from Central America holds a child while peering through the border wall in Tijuana, Mexico.
New York City
The federal government is placing newly unaccompanied minors in residential programs.
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