After Peralta joins IDC, the GOP-controlled State Senate it enables is about to enter immigration fray

After Peralta joins IDC, the GOP-controlled State Senate it enables is about to enter immigration fray

New York State Sen. Jose Peralta recently announced he was joining the Independent Democratic Conference, which enables the GOP to control the New York State Senate. A Republican State Senator has proposed a bill that may put at risk some undocumented New Yorkers.

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Out-of-state LGBT officials take the lead on travel bans, while Sen. Hoylman remains on sidelines

Out-of-state LGBT officials take the lead on travel bans, while Sen. Hoylman remains on sidelines

Out elected LGBT officials from the West Coast are emerging as leaders against the passage of new laws that discriminate against the LGBT community, with out LGBT leader Brad Hoylman inexplicably absent.

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Defendants in Buffalo Billion corruption case face Nov. 23 deadline for indictments ; plea negotiations possible

Defendants in Buffalo Billion corruption case face Nov. 23 deadline for indictments ; plea negotiations possible

Federal prosecutors face a deadline of 23 November to file indictments against the co-Defendants in the Buffalo Billion corruption case, and there is a possibility that the deadline may be extended due to possible plea negotiations.

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Invoking identity politics, Eric Adams accuses his critics from the Black community with racial insensitivity

Invoking identity politics, Eric Adams accuses his critics from the Black community with racial insensitivity

To defend himself from what critics said was a record of economic neoliberalism, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams accused his critics, many of whom are Black or Latina/o, of being insensitive to the racism with which he has contended.

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