Politics

New York City

Another day of contradictory remarks from Eric Adams – this time on crime

Adams made the inaccurate statement in a Thursday interview on FOX 5 that he has “never witnessed crime at this level,” only to deny making the claim hours later.

Politics

Sources: Scott Stringer plans to run for state Senate

The former New York City comptroller could make a political comeback in an open West Side seat.

Politics

‘Real good energy:’ Eric Adams leaves Albany optimistic about mayoral control

New York City Education Committee Chair John Liu said talks with the mayor were productive.

Politics

Adams heads to Albany for a late push on his priorities

Extending mayoral control, getting more speed cameras, haven’t been as easy as the New York City mayor expected.

Politics

Draft congressional maps cause headaches for Democrats

A Nadler-Maloney matchup and a potential face-off between Bowman and Jones are just a couple of the party’s many problems.

Politics

Adams returning $800,000 to donors after canceling inauguration event

Big time donors like Steve Cohen, Dan Loeb, are getting their money back from the mayor.

Campaigns & Elections

Which Democrats are running for lieutenant governor?

A multi-candidate field is taking shape ahead of the June primary election.

New York State

Hochul campaign centers abortion issue

The state’s first female governor has promised to be a protector of abortion rights as Roe v. Wade is on track to be overturned.

New York State

What does New York’s lieutenant governor actually do?

Antonio Delgado gave up a seat in Congress to take on a role that has very little institutional power.

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New York City

NYC voters unimpressed by Eric Adams’ handling of crime: poll

The mayor’s approval rating on crime declined from 49% in February to 37% by the end of April.

New York City

Wanting to be a deputy mayor, Peter Koo ends up a senior advisor

New York City Mayor Eric Adams gave former Council Member Peter Koo a job in his administration, just as he’s done for others who endorsed his campaign.

New York City

Who’s who in Eric Adams’ administration

Here’s who the new mayor is appointing jobs to in City Hall.

New York State

What Delgado’s exit from Congress means for Democrats

Rep. Antonio Delgado’s appointment to lieutenant governor leaves open a vulnerable swing seat Democrats may struggle to keep as district lines remain uncertain.

New York State

Benjamin pledges to remove himself from the ballot

The former lieutenant governor offered his first public comments since his arrest on corruption charges

New York State

5 things to know about Amazon and New York’s fraught history

The online retail behemoth and the Empire State had clashed long before workers voted to unionize at a Staten Island Amazon facility on Friday.