Interviews & Profiles

Michael Lawler
Mike Lawler is the only GOP challenger to beat a Democratic incumbent in the Assembly this year.
Council Member of the 17th District in the Bronx Rafael Salamanca Jr.
A Q&A with the New York City Council member on rezonings, affordable housing and his successor in the council.
Mayoral Candidate and investment banker Ray McGuire.
An interview with the investment banker running for mayor.
New York State Attorney General Letitia James.
How Black women in government and politics are getting it done.
Dianne Morales is running an optimistic campaign for mayor of New York City.
A Q&A with the nonprofit executive and New York City mayoral candidate.
Elinor Tatum with Jesse Jackson and late David Dinkins.
The Amsterdam News’ editor-in-chief on her special project with City & State.
Tish James, Lupé Todd-Medina, and Andrea Stewart-Cousins.
Firsthand accounts of the barriers and triumphs in New York’s political world.
David Norman Dinkins, the first Black mayor of New York City has died at age 93.
The trailblazing former New York City mayor speaks.
Steve Bellone is in charge of the state's most populous county outside New York City.
What’s next for the Suffolk County executive in a state where you have to pick a side?
Assembly Health Committee Chair Richard Gottfried.
Assembly Health Committee Chair said state needs to codify pandemic lessons learned.