Opinion

state Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie.
The Assembly speaker says their legislative relationship is like that of a fictional 1970s-era superhero duo.
Former Rep. Bob Turner speaking at the New York State Republican Convention in 2012.
Bob Turner’s 2011 victory was short-lived. Others may prove more lasting
A young girl with her dog.
Why the ASPCA wants to keep pets and people together.
Behind the scenes from City & State's 2019 Albany 40 Under 40 cover shoot with Julia Salazar.
This year’s Albany 40 Under 40 reflects the demographic cohort’s rising influence. 
Experience can cut both ways for elected officials seeking higher office.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo smiles and waves in the 2015 New York City Pride.
Gay rights advocates turned a 2009 loss in New York into a victory.
Queens Borough President and Queens District Attorney candidate Melinda Katz.
Activists are targeting Assembly Democrats and hoping for a district attorney upset.
Staten Island Ferry passing in front of the Statue of Liberty
The borough is having a moment – culturally, economically and politically.
The GOP was the go-to ally for landlords and developers. But it’s always more complicated.
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