Zellnor Myrie

Interviews & Profiles

Serving constituents during the coronavirus outbreak

There is lots to do, from making phone calls to protecting consumers to passing legislation.

New York State

The demise of ‘three men in a room’

These days, Andrea Stewart-Cousins says everyone gets a seat at the table.

New York State

New room, new rules

Three men in a room once ruled with an iron fist. Heastie and Stewart-Cousins are trying something different.

New York State

Celebrating the 2019 Albany 40 Under 40

Photos of City & State’s gala recognizing the latest crop of rising stars in the state capital.

alessandra biaggi

‘Arena’ is focusing on New York City

The Arena, a national progressive group, is trying a new tack in New York City: launching this week Five Borough Future, a new campaign to restructure the political process in the city and the state.

Real estate

Can New York rein in big real estate?

As rent regulations come up for renewal, tenant advocates and their progressive allies in Albany are pushing for extensive reforms – and real estate is on the defensive for the first time in years.

Zellnor Myrie

A new generation of progressive pols

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hardly stands alone as a fast-rising non-white progressive New York elected official. From new state senators to the New York City public advocate and the City Council, a new generation is taking the reins.

New York State

Zellnor Myrie, a “Mariano Rivera” in the state Senate

Brooklyn state Sen. Zellnor Myrie outlines what he and his allies are hoping to accomplish during the remainder of the legislative session.

Zellnor Myrie

Zellnor Myrie's fight is not over

An interview with Democratic state Senate candidate Zellnor Myrie.

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Defeated ex-IDC members have yet to concede

All six of the ousted Independent Democratic Conference members could campaign on a third party ballot line in the general.

Campaigns & Elections

IDC and other New York legislative 2018 primary results

Tracking the former Independent Democratic Conference members – and other key New York Senate and Assembly primaries.


How to beat a former member of the Independent Democratic Conference

Ex-IDC senators all face challenges, but is anti-IDC sentiment strong enough to knock out the incumbents?