Rebecca C. Lewis

A weed truck in Times Square.
How to spend marijuana money will likely be the most difficult debate during legalization negotiations.
Policy
policy
Mayor Bill de Blasio presents New York City’s Preliminary Budget for Fiscal Year 2021.
Rounding up the week’s political news
News & Politics
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Reps. Hakeem Jeffries and Jerrold Nadler were selected by Nancy Pelosi to be two of seven impeachment managers.
They’re lawyers, and now they get to play ones on TV
News & Politics
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Manhattan Borough President candidate, Mark Levine.
The New York City councilman wants to meet every Manhattanite during his run for borough president.
Personality
personality
NYC Public Advocate Jumaane Williams is a vocal supporter the bail reform law enacted on Jan. 1.
No, watching ‘Law & Order’ does not make you an expert on criminal law.
Policy
policy
State Sen. Todd Kaminsky, the dean of the Long Island delegation.
They’re facing pressure to revise the law, and failure could haunt them in November.
Policy
policy
Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivered his annual State of the State address on Wednesday.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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Democratic leaders like Andrea Stewart-Cousins are expressing openness to changes in bail reform law.
Potential changes include adding bail-eligible offense and giving judges more discretion.
Policy
policy
Kal Penn, star of the short-lived NBC comedy “Sunnyside,” in which he played a New York City Councilman.
Actor Kal Penn has come out in support of Van Bramer's quest to be Queens borough president.
News & Politics
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