Interviews & Profiles

Former Trump-aide Michael Cohen.
In an exclusive interview, the president’s former fixer analyzes Trump’s motives in fomenting domestic terrorism, the 25th Amendment/impeachment debate, and what happens after Jan. 20.
The newest member of the New York City Council, Kevin Riley
A Q&A with the Bronx lawmaker who’s replacing Andy King.
New Brooklyn boss, Assemblywoman Rodneyse Bichotte.
The head of the Brooklyn Democratic Party speaks out after a contentious 26-hour organizational meeting
Congressman Gregory Meeks in September 2020.
The Queens leader talks foreign policy, stimulus checks and Chris Collins’ pardon.
Elisa Crespo
Crespo thinks that her district is ready to elect a trans woman of color
New York City mayoral candidate Kathryn Garcia
A Q&A with the former city sanitation commissioner, who is now running for mayor.
Isa Puello
The new secretary to intergovernmental affairs at the New York State Assembly believes New York government needs diversity, but it won’t happen overnight.
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.