A few simple rules could curtail the political favors that speaker Sheldon Silver is accused of making for profit.
As the campaign for full independence gains momentum, a new view of Hawaiian history is taking hold.
In his electrifying 1984 convention speech, Cuomo forged a new liberal vision drawn from his own ethnic experience.
Tennessee is arresting new mothers for having used drugs in pregnancy—but in a cruel Catch-22, many can’t get the treatment they need.
Polls show strong support for an initiative there. And it’s on the ballot in Oregon and Alaska, too.
The petrochemical industry is devastating the state, but no candidates dare take it on.
The Newtown tragedy was supposed to change everything about gun politics. Why it didn’t—and how reformers might still win.
Under the direction of Andrew Cuomo, the party has spent a small fortune supporting my opponent’s campaign.
US attorney Preet Bharara has warned the governor that he could be investigated for obstruction of justice.
The state’s rightward lurch mobilized thousands, but the progressive movement behind Moral Mondays has deep, enduring roots.