Interviews & Profiles

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.
City Council Member Joe Borelli
A Trump vote “is the only way they can say ‘screw you’”
Future-Rep. Mondaire Jones.
A gay, Black, progressive first-time candidate showed that Westchester and Rockland counties are ready for change.
Jabari Brisport is headed to Albany.
The next DSA state senator talks pandemic-era schooling, missing his students and the work that awaits him in Albany.