At Pride Parade, Few Paid Attention to the Candidates

At Pride Parade, Few Paid Attention to the Candidates

The governor introduced a hulking tractor-trailer with confetti weapons, 1000’s upon 1000’s of rainbow-printed indicators and a coterie of elected officers. His Democratic challenger introduced a modest pickup truck with glittery blue tassels, a small however vigorous musical quartet and Lea DeLaria, an actress from the tv present “Orange Is the New Black.” He was […]

From Hollywood to Public Office: Cynthia Nixon Tests a Role Played by Men

From Hollywood to Public Office: Cynthia Nixon Tests a Role Played by Men

Arnold Schwarzenegger. Al Franken. Ronald Reagan. Sonny Bono. Fred Thompson. Jesse Ventura. Donald J. Trump. All had been celebrities of a kind. All received excessive workplace. All had been males. As Cynthia Nixon, the actress made well-known from her activate “Sex and the City,” runs for governor of New York, she isn’t simply bidding to […]

New York’s Health Department Plans to Recommend Legalizing Marijuana

New York’s Health Department Plans to Recommend Legalizing Marijuana

ALBANY — A research commissioned by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo will advocate that “a regulated, legal marijuana program be available to adults in the state,” the New York State well being commissioner stated on Monday. The announcement by the commissioner, Howard Zucker, comes after a quick evolution within the pondering of Mr. Cuomo, a second-term […]

Opinion

Opinion

I requested Bob Bauer, who was Barack Obama’s White House counsel, about Giuliani’s argument. “Why in the world would you decide to invite into the discussion whether the president could murder people and escape indictment for as long as he or she is in office?” he requested. “That’s not where you want to go, because […]

Opinion

Opinion

The second pillar of the letter submitted by Mr. Trump’s legal professionals to Mr. Mueller is that he’s too busy working the nation to take a seat for an interview. Relatedly, they argue, forcing him to testify “demeans the office of the president before the world.” Here Mr. Trump’s place run utterly afoul of one […]

Trump’s Lawyers, in Confidential Memo, Argue to Head Off a Historic Subpoena

Trump’s Lawyers, in Confidential Memo, Argue to Head Off a Historic Subpoena

They argued that the president holds a particular place within the authorities and is busy operating the nation, making it troublesome for him to arrange and sit for an interview. They stated that due to these calls for on Mr. Trump’s time, the particular counsel’s workplace ought to must clear a better bar to get […]

Cuomo’s So-Called Women’s Party

Cuomo’s So-Called Women’s Party

During the 2014 election, Mr. Cuomo drove across the state in a bus referred to as the Women’s Equality Express, which had a pink stripe adorning its facet. Some discovered your entire enterprise craven and patronizing — and an apparent effort to peel off votes from the W.F.P., which had been combating for paid sick […]

The $19 Billion Question: Will Cuomo Support the Subway Plan?

The $19 Billion Question: Will Cuomo Support the Subway Plan?

Later Thursday, Mr. Cuomo’s workplace launched a brand new assertion in response to questions on whether or not the governor supported Mr. Byford and his plan. Dani Lever, a spokeswoman for Mr. Cuomo, provided help for Mr. Byford — and a listing of different prime executives on the authority. “The governor looks forward to reviewing […]

Nixon Has the Buzz, but Cuomo Hits Convention With the Advantage

Nixon Has the Buzz, however Cuomo Hits Convention With the Advantage

“That’s what he needs because he knows he’s in trouble,” stated L. Joy Williams, a senior adviser to Ms. Nixon and president of the Brooklyn NAACP. “He has a problem and he’s trying to address it.” Early polls present black voters to be amongst Mr. Cuomo’s strongest backers. But Ms. Nixon has made breaking into […]