Cyrus Vance

Donald Trump

Supreme Court tells Trump to turn over his taxes

New York is just one step closer to seeing President Donald Trump’s personal finances.

Manhattan

Challengers blast Vance’s push to jail looters

Five Manhattan DA candidates criticize the incumbent’s ‘latest harmful political stunt.’

Manhattan

Tahanie Aboushi wants to transform the Manhattan DA’s office

The Manhattan district attorney candidate spoke to City & State about her experience with the justice system, her progressive platform and the incumbent, Cy Vance.

Manhattan

Brooklyn DA’s general counsel mulling Manhattan DA bid

Tali Farhadian Weinstein could be the latest challenger to take on Cyrus Vance Jr.

Cyrus Vance

Cuomo’s proposal to divert Cy Vance’s money for discovery reform

New funding to help district attorneys comply with discovery reforms would come at the expense of the Manhattan district attorney.

New York State

All the ways Democrats have tried to obtain Trump’s tax returns

A timeline of the numerous attempts made to procure the president’s well-kept financial records.

New York State

Impeaching Trump and Cuomo’s breakup

Rounding up the week’s political news.

New York State

De Blasio drops out and flavored e-cigarettes banned

Rounding up the week’s political news.

Dan Quart

Will real estate donations help or hurt Dan Quart’s Manhattan DA campaign?

According to the New York State Board of Elections, for his 2021 campaign, Dan Quart has raised $29,850, and $19,400 is from real estate companies, construction companies or individuals associated with them. 

New York State

The junior/senior tag teams of New York politics

It helps if voters already know your name.

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New York City

Manhattan could elect the next leftist district attorney

Even though it’s still two years away, the 2021 Manhattan district attorney race is already getting started. Since June, two challengers, presenting themselves as progressives who will transform the office, have launched campaigns to unseat Cyrus Vance Jr.

New York City

Former Manhattan DA Robert Morgenthau remembered

The media reacts to the loss of Morgenthau, gives his a pass for the Central Park Five.

New York State

Jeffrey Epstein’s New York connections

Hedge fund manager Jeffrey Epstein, who was charged in Manhattan with sex trafficking of minors on Monday, is a native New Yorker with a lavish home on the Upper East Side. Here’s a rundown of how he is tied to the city and its elite.

New York City

How Tiffany Cabán compares to New York City DAs

Assuming Tiffany Cabán is certified as the winner of Queens’ Democratic district attorney primary and goes on to win in November would she be an outlier among her counterparts when other boroughs’ district attorneys have moved in a similar direction? Here’s where they all stand.

New York State

Democrats at odds, Hudson Yards opens and Manafort’s new charges

Hudson Yards had its grand opening, Albany Democrats spent the week negotiating a state budget deal, Long Island Legislatures let it be known that they are not keen on marijuana legalization, Paul Manafort was sentenced to federal prison on Wednesday, and so much more.

MTA

The MTA is using fare evasion as an excuse for its failures

If the subways don't improve, the talk won’t be about evading fares. It will be about people evading New York City altogether.

Cyrus Vance

Cy Vance's blind spot

It’s hard to prosecute sexual assault allegations – and critics aren’t sure if the Manhattan DA really wants to.