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NY Board of Elections votes to keep Trump on the primary ballot

The state board rejected arguments that the former president should be kept off the ballot because he participated in an insurrection.

Donald Trump

This Jan. 6, NY Democrats are vocal about removing Trump from the ballot, but decision remains with the BOE

New York City Council members and state lawmakers have written letters to the state Board of Elections urging them to exclude the former president.


Commentary: New York is to blame for Donald Trump

Both the city and state, governed largely by Democrats, set the stage so that a rich, white man could be rewarded for shamelessness, dishonesty and criminality.

Albany Agenda

Democratic legislators seek to remove Trump from the ballot

State Sens. Brad Hoylman-Sigal, Liz Krueger, Gustavo Rivera, Tim Kennedy and Shelley Mayer want to kick the former president off next year's ticket for inciting the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.

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Editor’s note: Peaceful demonstrators upstage Trump’s arraignment

While the former president was demanding the spotlight, his supporters and those protesting him engaged in civil discourse before a national audience.


Why won’t DAASNY defend Alvin Bragg?

The powerful district attorneys association has been silent in the face of Trump’s attacks on the Manhattan DA


NY bills specifically targeted at Donald Trump

State Sen. Brad Hoylman-Sigal has been prolific in this field.


Breaking News

Trump indicted in Manhattan

A Manhattan grand jury voted to indict the former president for charges related to a hush money payment to a porn star.

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Heard Around Town

Sixth time’s the charm?

With criminal charges against Donald Trump looming, lawmakers kick the former president while he’s down with a reignited push to remove his name from a state park.

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Trump’s potential New York legal woes

The former president is the subject of several investigations in the Empire State.

New York State

How Claudia Tenney won back her seat in Congress

Her open embrace of Trump was received more warmly in Central New York than it was in 2018.

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Will Trump ever leave Staten Island?

The borough’s GOP has been Trumpified. Will it keep moving right after his presidency?

New York State

Rep. Jerrold Nadler on the second Trump impeachment

A Q&A with the member of Congress who led the historic proceeding for the Democrats.

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Katko breaks with NY GOP to support impeachment

All other Republican members of the state’s congressional delegation stand with President Trump.

New York State

6 New York politicos who attended the Trump riot

These small-time political figures show even the Empire State was not immune from the president’s lies.