New York State

New York State

Letitia James drops ‘final’ edition of Cuomo tapes

The state attorney general released a trove of videos, transcripts and other materials from her sexual harassment probe of the ex-governor.

Campaigns & Elections

Here are the New York Democratic lawmakers facing 2022 primary challenges

The left is once again coming after incumbent members of the state Senate and Assembly.

Campaigns & Elections

Is there still a universe where Tom Suozzi stands a chance against Gov. Kathy Hochul in the 2022 primary?

The Long Island moderate is struggling to match the incumbent’s endorsements, poll numbers and campaign war chest.

Housing

Hochul proposes 421-a 2.0

The governor said she would replace the controversial tax abatement with something better, but its bones are the same

Campaigns & Elections

Who are Kathy Hochul’s big donors?

The governor reported a stunning $22 million in campaign donations in five months.

Campaigns & Elections

Who wants to run for governor as a Republican in 2022?

The race appears up in the air with months to go before the June primary.

News & Politics

The people making money off ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Attorneys, PR pros and others have gotten more than $2 million in payments from his campaign account in recent months.

Budget

Gov. Kathy Hochul proposes $216.3 billion state budget

The unexpected incumbent is offering fiscal details on the policy plans included in her State of the State address.

Budget

The New York executive budget by the numbers

Gov. Kathy Hochul proposed the largest state spending plan in history in her first budget proposal.

Campaigns & Elections

Who are the Democrats running for New York governor in 2022?

Some political notables have better chances than others at beating incumbent Gov. Kathy Hochul next year.

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Housing

New tenant protections remain elusive as evictions return

The state failed to approved the Good Cause Eviction bill before the eviction moratorium ends tomorrow.

New York State

Schumer endorsed for reelection by like, every labor union

The U.S. Senate Majority Leader also has a substantial warchest, as a primary from AOC seems increasingly unlikely

New York State

Suozzi demands AG investigation into Hochul’s travel habits

The Congress member argues that the governor is flouting her own calls for improved ethics

Energy & Environment

Hydrogen: Climate change friend or foe?

New York is looking into how it can harness the energy of the most plentiful element in the universe while sticking to its climate goals.

New York State

An oxymoronic Albany debut for Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman

The mandate scofflaw starred at a law-and-order rally hosted by Republican state lawmakers.

New York State

Democrats seek to expand voting rights while moving closer to gerrymandering

Proposed legislation would make it easier for New Yorkers to vote and cause fewer ballots to be thrown out due to errors.