New York State

andrew cuomo surrounded by black cats
Will single-party control allow the governor to avoid the pitfalls that plagued his long-serving predecessors?
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Former governor and 1913 state Assembly Speaker Alfred Emanuel "Al" Smith, with his wife Catherine and children, at Sheepshead Bay Speedway in August of 1918.
The party was busy, but ultimately divided, in 1913.
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Julia Salazar state Senate
Senate Democrats elevated all five subcommittees to full-fledged committees.
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Andrew Cuomo making a funny face
From his 9/11 Pataki insult to mansplaining about #MeToo.
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Andrea Stewart-Cousins
A sense of optimism prevailed, but fault-lines also emerged on the first day of one-party rule.
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Andrew Cuomo 2019 inauguration
President Donald Trump was on the governor's mind.
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Carl Heastie, Speaker of the New York State Assembly.
Never mind $130,000, plenty of professionals make less than $79,500 for a full-time job.
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New York Senator Kevin Parker stands with Senate members during a press conference
A hot temper continues to cause trouble for the Brooklyn legislator.
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Maritza Davila
Brooklyn assemblywoman named to lead the Assembly’s Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force.
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Governor Cuomo
The governor’s 2019 agenda left out some progressive priorities.
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