Interviews & Profiles

State Budget Director Robert Mujica
New York is in fiscal free fall. But the budget director may have to make brutal cuts in order to save it.
State Board of Regents Chancellor Betty Rosa.
With budgets in flux, Betty Rosa warns that a normal school opening in the fall might not happen.
Dr. Oxiris Barbot
A Q&A with Dr. Oxiris Barbot on contact tracing and what the “new normal” will look like.
New York City Councilmember Donovan Richards.
A Q&A with New York City Councilman Donovan Richards
State Senator Neil Breslin, Assembly Member Kevin Cahill, and Linda Lacewell
Three insurance leaders in Albany talk about the challenges facing the industry.
New York City Council candidate Darma Diaz.
City Council candidate says 'opportunist' opponents who didn't get enough signatures used the pandemic 'as an excuse.'
Interim NYCT President Sarah Feinberg at the scene of a fire aboard a train at the Central Park North - 110th Street station.
The New York City Transit chief has hope for the system’s future. The challenge is getting there.
Rep. Jerry Nadler talked to City & State on why Congress shouldn't be in session and Trump's latest task force.
Rep. Jerry Nadler on the next federal stimulus bill, funding the MTA and Trump’s ‘nonsense’ task force.
Healthcare workers outside of NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln in the bronx on April 8th.
More testing, contact tracing and federal funding are needed – and not just right now.
Representative Grace Meng (center) at a press conference in 2017.
Rep. Grace Meng says her constituents continue to face many challenges, even as the hospitalization rate declines.