Politics

Hands holding a Marijuana bud
Details are emerging from a deal that is expected to legalize cannabis in New York state.
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NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer and Council Member Mark Levine
Stringer works to consolidate support on Manhattan’s West Side.
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Mayoral candidate Andrew Yang at a rally against hate in Columbus Park.
The mayoral contender has run successful companies and built a nonprofit, but it didn’t turn around cities like he hoped it would.
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Council member Robert E. Cornegy Jr.
Robert E. Cornegy Jr., Mathieu Eugene, Antonio Reynoso, and Jo Anne Simon all want to replace Eric Adams.
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Governor Cuomo on March 17.
The governor is pretty dug in, but certain conditions could make him change course.
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Assembly Judiciary Committee Chair Charles Lavine, who will be overseeing the impeachment inquiry.
The Assembly Judiciary Committee is in no hurry to finish its ongoing investigation of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
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Rep. Gregory Meeks, chair of the Queens Democratic Party
It’s a complex road to get to the bench – one full of conflicts of interest and backroom dealings.
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Carl Heastie became the first Black Assembly speaker in 2015.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
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Governor Cuomo on March 17, 2021.
A poll by Data for Progress is the latest to highlight diminishing support for the embattled governor.
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Melissa DeRosa at a press conference in Sep. 2020.
Ongoing scandals have ended the secretary to the governor’s star turn.
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