Mondaire Jones
If elected, Jones would be the first openly gay black member of Congress.All photos courtesy of Mondaire for Congress

Mondaire Jones Has Been Here the Whole Time

Long before Nita Lowey announced her retirement, the progressive lawyer was running for her seat in NY17. His election would be historic.

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The River Serves the Hudson Valley Community!

Local Stories. Democracy in action.

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Coronavirus Roundup: Federal Aid to New York Is Probably Not Coming

All the news and announcements from New York State, the Hudson Valley, and the Catskills for Tuesday, September 22 and Wednesday, September 23.

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‘Show the Connection Between Our Environment and Our Lives’: A Q&A with Michelle Hinchey

The Democratic state senate candidate for the 46th district discusses our interconnected crises, environmental policy fixes, and her father’s legacy.

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Coronavirus Roundup: Much Ado About Droplets and Aerosols

All the news and announcements from New York State, the Hudson Valley, and the Catskills for Friday, September 19 through Monday, September 21.