New York State

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand launching her 2020 presidential campaign.
In a crowded field, some Democratic presidential contenders may not make it past 2019.
News & Politics
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A farm located in New York's Catskills.
Unions are also lobbying for expanded prevailing wages and addressing the gig economy.
Policy
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A patient receives a vaccination.
Hot-button issues span vaccines, single-payer health care and the Medical Aid in Dying Act.
Policy
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U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer.
The U.S. Senate Minority Leader called for a probe of the Chinese state-owned company CRRC.
Policy
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Person working on a laptop.
A new bill would require state contractors to use work-monitoring software. Some fear privacy risks.
Policy
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Legalization advocates should make the affirmative case for legal access to marijuana and how that will enhance the lives of New Yorkers.
The affirmative case for the freedom to experiment with a relatively benign drug.
Opinion
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Is there enough time to legalize recreational marijuana?
Some advocates say the support is there, but time may be running out.
Policy
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personal data illustration
The bill would allow individuals to request and receive access to personal information collected by government agencies and contractors.
Policy
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Farah Louis.
Farah Louis’ election to the 45th District is the latest sign of Haitian-Americans’ political power.
News & Politics
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A screenshot from Bill de Blasio's presidential campaign announcement.
Bill de Blasio will be out of town a lot. Here’s what that will mean.
News & Politics
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