Policy

A view of the Long Island City skyline development - the future home of Amazon HQ2 - from under the Queens Boulevard train tracks.
Economic development answered some questions – and remained silent on others.
People working at the Tech Garden in Syracuse
Among other things, a project dubbed “Syracuse Surge” will be focused on tech-related priorities.
cuomo subway
Board members clashed with management at an emergency meeting over Cuomo’s surprise plan.
Attorney General nominee William Barr is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
A former executive at Verizon and board member at Time Warner, Barr previously clashed with the Justice Department’s antitrust head.
Voters waited in long lines to cast their vote.
Democratic lawmakers say newly-passed laws are just the beginning.
The president may be willing to re-think H-1B visas.
A shutdown banner across the US capital
Planned initial public offerings have stalled as they wait to receive feedback from the SEC.
A voting box with the words "election reform"
Ranking New York's potential reforms, from most to least effective
The New York Interfaith Community comes together in solidarity following a week of violent hate crimes.
The sex abuse scandal in Buffalo makes it more likely.
Mayor Bill de Blasio announces his administration will expand current city health care programs for every New York City resident.
It’s an effort to get the uninsured to take advantage of existing programs.
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