Hakeem Jeffries

New York City

Celebrating the Brooklyn Power 100

A look at City & State’s gala recognizing 100 of the most influential leaders in Brooklyn.

New York City

Eric Adams: Hakeem Jeffries is not my rival

The borough president called it an ‘idiotic belief’ that the two Brooklyn politicians can’t get along.

New York State

Hakeem Jeffries’ 'Closers' playlist

The hip-hop head shares his favorite final verses.

New York State

Hakeem Jeffries is safe as can be

He’s the slow-walking, slow-talking establishment. And he’s not worried at all. 

New York State

Mueller tells Nadler his report did not exonerate Trump

New York lawmakers took center stage in former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony to the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday morning, as Reps. Jerry Nadler and Hakeem Jeffries tried to demonstrate that Trump obstructed justice.

New York City

The New York City neighborhood names that failed or prevailed

New York magazine’s food vertical received some heat on Twitter after it published a guide to a “micro-neighborhood” it dubbed “Stuyshwick.” Here are some of the New York City neighborhood abbreviations that did and didn’t stick over the years, and some that landed in between.

Jerry Nadler

Nadler blasts Barr’s handling of Mueller report release

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler accused U.S. Attorney William Barr of rolling out Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report in a way that helps President Donald Trump.

New York State

Is fusion voting going to be eliminated?

New York’s unusual, controversial cross-endorsement practice of fusion voting is under discussion.

Hakeem Jeffries

The most unlikely allies in New York politics

Hakeem Jeffries and the Koch brothers. E.J. McMahon and Julia Salazar. John Flanagan and Carl Heastie. These are just a few of the strange bedfellows Albany has made.

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Michael Bloomberg

New York political predictions for 2019

What bills will the Democratic state Legislature pass? Will Amazon’s new office in Queens move forward – as is? Who will be New York City’s next public advocate? We reached out to a half dozen New York experts and insiders for their political predictions for 2019.

Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo meets Trump and new Democratic leaders

Rounding up the week’s political news.

Hakeem Jeffries

Hakeem Jeffries narrowly wins vote to be Democratic caucus chair

Hakeem Jeffries narrowly wins vote to be Democratic caucus chair, beating Rep. Barbara Lee of California.

New York State

What are New York politicians REALLY thankful for?

This Thanksgiving, reflect on the political gifts given in the past year.

Hakeem Jeffries

At Somos, House Democrats dream big infrastructure dreams

At Somos, House Democrats said they were bullish on an infrastructure bill thanks to their new majority.

NYCHA

Congressional Democrats seek $70 billion for public housing

Lawmakers make long shot bid to secure federal assistance for NYCHA.

IDC

Dems backing IDC challengers are not violating the truce

Sources present for IDC state Senate reunification deal say it never applied to other Democrats.