Politics

The Black Lives Matter mural outside of Trump Tower.
This Week’s Headlines
Rounding up the week’s political news.
Mayor Bill de Blasio tours Flatbush with Councilmembers Farah Louis and Mathieu Eugene and Assemblywoman Rodneyse Bichotte.
New York State
New York has the most cases. Here’s a look at other key figures in the state.
How should New York approach reopening schools?
Ask the Experts
Experts say more federal funding will be needed to implement any plans to open schools safely.
A family in Bedstuy during the NYC get tested day of action on July 8th.
New York City
Hardest-hit areas could have some protection in a future COVID-19 wave.
President Trump on July 7, 2020.
News & Politics
New York is just one step closer to seeing President Donald Trump’s personal finances.
Queens Assembly Candidate Jenifer Rajkumar.
Campaigns & Elections
New York City has never elected a South Asian American candidate. That could change this year.
Assembly District 38 candidate Jenifer Rajkumar.
Campaigns & Elections
Tracking the winners and losers in each district.
Absentee ballots at the Albany Board of Elections.
Campaigns & Elections
Assembly districts are among the first to get counted.
Twenty-seven shootings occurred over the July 4 weekend in New York City.
New York City
Robert Holden, Joe Borelli and the PBA say other elected officials have invited crime.
Retiring Republican State Senator Richard Funke.
Campaigns & Elections
There are five open state Senate seats far away from traditional downstate battlegrounds.
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