Sen. Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) caused a scene at a New York City restaurant on Sunday, where he was seen yelling at a wealthy and well-connected supporter of President Donald Trump, calling Trump “a liar.”
Democratic Rep. Carolyn Maloney (N.Y.) suggested Monday that the statue of a little girl located on Wall Street should ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange.
Jona Rechnitz, a major donor to New York City Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, told prosecutors he had “many” talks with a fund-raiser about receiving “official acts” as a result of his donation.
Democratic assemblywoman Deborah Glick of the New York State Assembly has introduced legislation that would fine people who do not vote, and has been promptly criticized on the constitutionality of the measure.
Mayor Bill de Blasio gave a press conference Tuesday afternoon outlining New York City’s plan to resist U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents during the Trump administration’s tenure.
A debate in the New York State Senate became heated on Wednesday when a member of the Independent Democratic Conference, Sen. Marisol Alcantara, said a fellow Democrat’s comments showed his white privilege.
New York education officials are expected on Monday to eliminate a test designed to measure the reading and writing skills of people trying to become teachers, in part because a disproportionate number of African-American and Hispanic test takers were failing it.
Police arrested prominent Palestinian-American activist Linda Sarsour for disorderly conduct on Wednesday during a demonstration outside of Trump International hotel in New York City.
Democratic Sens. Chuck Schumer (N.Y.) and Kirsten Gillibrand (N.Y.) helped a snowshoe racer from India gain entry into the U.S. to compete, but he is now being held in a New York jail on sex charges as of Friday.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio admitted Monday to drawing the attention of city agencies to certain issues on behalf of community members who need help with business.