New York State

The Juneteenth flag
Cuomo’s executive order gives state employees the day off in honor of the holiday. What is it all about?
Will COVID-19 bring the DMV into the 21st century?
Why were we still waiting in lines at the DMV?
Governor Cuomo during his daily briefing on June 13th.
The governor’s daily press conferences earned him national attention, huge ratings.
Retiring State Senate Minority Leader John Flanagan.
#MAGA politics are on the rise as upstaters take control of the minority conference.
Homes accommodating 40,000 disabled children and adults did not receive much-needed personal protective equipment.
A new complaint said disabled children and adults were discriminated against in the scramble for masks and gloves.
The Christopher Columbus statue in Columbus Circle.
Recent protests have sparked renewed interest in what to do about some of the state’s problematic monuments.
NYS Senator Jamaal Bailey hugs NYS Senator Zellnor Myrie after passing the bill to repeal Section 50-A.
After months on the sidelines the Legislature snapped into action – with the whole world watching.
Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul
Officials have been weighing public health imperatives with jobs and business activity.
Governor Cuomo with the New York National Guard in 2011.
What happens when the military is deployed to quell unrest?
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and former Secretary to the Governor Lawrence Schwartz.
From reopening the economy to expanding hospital capacity, Schwartz, Mulrow and Cohen are back to beat the coronavirus.