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Next Tuesday marks the beginning of the 242nd year of the independence of the United States, and the day will be justly celebrated with parades, picnics,...

On this week’s COMMENTARY MAGAZINE podcast, we dig into the results of New York’s primary election. The Democratic presidential nomination contest is essentially over, but...
Donald Trump

It isn’t just the nation’s credulous Trump voters who appear to want nothing more than to be lied to convincingly. The political press, too, seems...
Donald Trump

The best evidence yet that Team Trump never truly believed this publicity stunt in the form of a presidential campaign would ever get as far...
New York values

It seems like a lot longer than three months since we first heard the words “New York values” pass the lips of Ted Cruz. At...
minimum wage

You’ve got to hand it to progressives. So assured are they that their policy prescriptions are ultimately for the best that they routinely demonstrate utter...
progressive politics

The once private and plausibly deniable feud between fellow Empire State Democrats Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has spilled...

Capital New York reports that Mayor Bill de Blasio, seeking to increase his national profile, will go where such politicians always go to raise their...

There was some controversy over on Meet the Press this weekend when Rudy Giuliani got into a bit of a heated exchange on race, Ferguson,...

Democrat Sean Maloney is running for reelection to Congress in New York’s 18th Congressional District. He beat the incumbent, Republican Nan Hayworth, in 2012, and...

Just a few days before Andrew Cuomo’s victory over Zephyr Teachout in New York’s gubernatorial primary, a video of Cuomo at the Labor Day parade...

In a new Mercatus Center survey ranking American states according to the freedom of their citizens, New York found itself dead last. The survey ranked...