The Capitol Pressroom

  • June 24, 2019: Business Council look back

    The Business Council of New York State had some important legislative victories this session. Ken Pokalsky, Vice President of the Business Council of New York State, stopped by to tak... Jun 24, 2019

  • June 24, 2019: Lombardo reporter family

    What better way to analyze how the journalism industry has changed than through the eyes of not just one, but two Lombardos! David Lombardo, Statehouse reporter for the Albany Times U... Jun 24, 2019

  • June 24, 2019: Marijuana decriminalization

    After negotiations to legalize recreational marijuana in New York went up in smoke, the Legislature went ahead with their Plan B and passed their decriminalization compromise. Dr. Kev... Jun 24, 2019

  • June 21, 2019: Reporters

    The State Assembly adjourned on Friday morning ending the 2019 legislative session. We recapped what went on in the final days with Newsday’s Albany Bureau Chief, Yancey Roy, and The ... Jun 21, 2019

  • June 20, 2019: Ken Lovett on the end of session

    The Democratic Party controlled the State Senate for just the second time since the Nelson Rockefeller administration. How has that changed the dynamics of Albany? Ken Lovett, Senior ... Jun 20, 2019