Politics

Churros
New York City
NYC has failed to reform its vending laws. Perhaps its elected officials should do something about that.
State Senate candidate Julia Salazar
New York State
What else are you going to do? Be yourself?
A neighborhood in Monroe County.
Campaigns & Elections
Monroe County’s new executive is typical of moderate Democrats who are flipping former GOP strongholds in upstate suburbs.
United States Representative Sean Patrick Maloney on Stage During Final Day of the Democratic National Convention
New York State
After AOC, everybody wants to unseat a member of Congress.
Rudy Giuliani
News & Politics
The former New York City mayor continues to make head-scratching headlines.
State Sen. Todd Kaminsky
New York State
State senators disagree with new attack ad from left-wing advocacy group.
Democratic Socialists at the New York City Women's March on Jan. 21, 2017.
New York State
These groups are shaking up the Democratic primaries.
There’s no recipe for an Ocasio-Cortesian victory – one cup camera-ready charisma, one lump of leftism and a dash of hustle? – but these candidates have the right taste.
Campaigns & Elections
Meet the next round of young upstarts taking on Congress from the left.
Voting ballot
This Week’s Headlines
Rounding up the week’s political news.
From left to right: Gerard Fitzgerald, president of the Uniformed Firefighters Association of Greater New York, State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Fire Officers Association President James Lemonda.
News & Politics
Not every interest group can cultivate relationships so openly.
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