New York State

Republicans continue to rebel against pandemic restrictions.
From Staten Island to Erie County, Republicans rebel against pandemic restrictions.
Several New York leaders are backing Donald Trump in election fraud disputes.
Silence, support and little dissent for baseless claims of election fraud.
Karine Jean-Pierre was appointed as Biden's principal deputy press secretary.
The incoming administration is pulling from the Empire State.
Shirley Chisholm, the first Black woman to be elected to Congress.
A brief history of breaking barriers.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo won an Emmy last week.
Why stop with Cuomo? Here are some other award-winning performances.
Assembly Member Richard Gottfried (second from left)
A Q&A with state Sen. Gustavo Rivera on the pandemic and the future of single-payer health care.
West Islip, New York, USA - 22 September 2019
Most towns in New York use an at-large election system, which favors white majorities.
Carl Heastie became the first Black Assembly speaker in 2015.
People of color chair only two out of 39 Assembly committees – but that could change in 2021.
People sitting outside at a bar in Alphabet City on October 24th.
Some holes in the new restrictions.
Donald Trump exits Air Force One on July 30th.
The president attacks his former hometown frequently, and often inaccurately.
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