Asked about Andrew Cuomo's concern that raising taxes on the city's highest earners might cause them to leave New York altogether, Maryland governor Martin O'Malley said, "We saw no evidence of that."
New York's heavily Democratic congressional delegation isn't looking forward to the next shutdown, exactly. But the members are pretty sure it will be a political catastrophe for the other side.
Rep. Peter King thinks Republicans in the House could have bargained for much more than they're getting in a pending Senate deal, if only the House had kept the government open in September and focused on negotiation over the federal debt limit.
A national Republican group is trying to exacerbate Andrew Cuomo's Moreland Commission problem.
On Sunday morning, Sen. Chuck Schumer said he was "cautiously hopeful" that leaders in the Senate can negotiate an end to the current government shutdown.
Brooklyn district attorney Charles (Joe) Hynes is receiving some very enthusiastic support from a handful of new Twitter users, who use stock photos for their avatars and appear to have devoted their accounts entirely to his campaign.
State Senator Jeff Klein is being faulted for not doing enough to help advance environmental legislation in the senate.
Brooklyn district attorney Charles (Joe) Hynes officially kicked off his resuscitated campaign for re-election this morning, at a rowdy announcement on the steps of Brooklyn's borough hall.
Sen. Chuck Schumer is skeptical that a grand bargain could be in the offing to settle the current government shutdown and raise the federal debt limit later this month.
Sen. Chuck Schumer endorsed Ken Thompson for Brooklyn district attorney today, a month after Thompson won the Democratic primary, and just a few days after Thompson learned he would face a re-match in the general election.