Politics

Vice-presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro [right] with presidential candidate Walter Mondale.
Democrats’ last female VP pick was from Queens and she gets a bad rap from political insiders.
Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida was one of three Republican representatives followed in the HBO documentary "The Swamp."
A new HBO documentary follows three GOP House members fighting money in politics.
Donald Trump returns to the White House on July 29, 2020.
The president claimed recent failures show absentee ballots are an ineffective and “fraudulent” way to conduct elections.
Protesters urge New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to Reopen New York during a rally at the New York state Capitol on May 1, 2020.
Outrage over social distancing arrests could loosen restrictions on organizing protests.
Governor Cuomo with U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Mustin on March 30th.
Current and former officials drop what they’re doing and join the battle.
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.
With unexpected retirements, the competition for borough president and Democratic party chair takes shape.
Staten Island Borough President James Oddo
It depends almost entirely on their personality.
Speaker Corey Johnson and Council Member Steven Matteo both had perfect attendance records.
Some lawmakers make a point of showing up. Others skip a lot of meetings.
#47 on the list, City Councilman Mark Gjonaj.
The bottom five based on City & State's calculations.
#3 on the list, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson.
The top five based on City & State's calculations.
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