Gillian Reagan

New York Needs High Education Standards:

It is clear for urban students, Common Core is a lifeline.

Bio: Gillian Reagan is managing editor at POLITICO States. She joined the team for the launch of Capital New York in May 2010. She was previously media editor at The Business Insider and a reporter for The New York Observer. Her writing has also appeared in the New York Times and Bloomberg Businessweek.

Latest Articles:


Feeling the heat

The National Climate Assessment has a special warning for the tens of millions of Americans living here in the Northeast.

Jul. 28, 2014


Deliver the Education Investment Tax Credit

Cardinal Dolan.

Jun. 16, 2014


Breathe deeply, New York

According to the Department of Health, our air is cleaner than it’s been for 50 years.

Jun. 15, 2014


Avoiding the energy cliff

If we ignore the imbalance in our energy markets, this entire region will pay the price.

Jun. 8, 2014


Time is of the essence

In today’s climate debate, some assumptions are especially dangerous.

Jun. 2, 2014


Three Ways to Ensure Underserved High School Students Graduate

Earlier this year President Obama announced “My Brother’s Keeper,” an initiative aimed at helping boys and young men of color who currently lag in terms of opportunity, education and employment. The President is looking to collaborate with existing community, corporate and non-profit programs that are successful in supporting young men of color, and adopt best practices in communities across the nation.

Apr. 21, 2014


NY’s Libraries: Essential for Success


Feb. 17, 2014


Capital news: We’re relaunching on Dec. 3

Details on our new hires, coverage areas, Capital Pro subscription and the launch of Capital Playbook.

Nov. 20, 2013


Our anticipations! Nathan Salsburg, BOO at the Zoo, chili, Kornacki’s quiz

Welcome to The Anticipation List! Each week, Capital's editors and writers will offer a list of recommended events, activities, releases and personal obsessions. Here is what we're looking forward to this week.

Oct. 31, 2013


Presenting ‘Our Town,’ an e-book about the winners of a Super Bowl and a battle for New York

We are excited to announce the release of Capital's latest e-book, 'Our Town': The Giants Who Won a Super Bowl and a Battle for New York.

Jul. 24, 2013