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Holly Pretsky

is the Associate Copy Editor at City & State.

New York State

Politics

Major findings from the AG’s report into Cuomo’s sexual harassment

Investigators spoke with women who had not previously come forward and corroborated accounts from women who had made accusations publicly.

Campaigns & Elections

Politics

Another big night for the DSA

The left-wing group showed it isn’t a one-time wonder in Tuesday’s Democratic primaries.

NYPD

Politics

The NYPD’s tools

A closer look at what cops are bringing to the protests.

New York City

Politics

Many lawmakers become lobbyists. Who’s gone from lobbying to lawmaking?

Here are the New York elected officials who once worked in government relations.

Coronavirus

Policy

Coronavirus leaves Child Victims Act cases in limbo

Since the courts are mostly closed, will alleged survivors be given more time to sue?

New York State

Politics

How Cuomo’s COVID-19 response stacks up against other governors

In some ways, New York lagged behind other states.

Coronavirus

Politics

Prominent New York politicos lost to COVID-19

The virus has killed thousands in the state, including activists, judges and former legislators.