Karen DeWitt appears in the following:
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
New York's Dream Act, which was first introduced in 2013, previously failed to pass the state Senate, which was controlled by Republicans.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Lawmakers have voted to codify the abortion rights from the U.S. Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade into New York law.
Monday, January 14, 2019
The State Senate and Assembly approved measures Monday to expand the window in which New Yorkers can vote in elections.
Wednesday, January 09, 2019
Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins pledged to secure legislative wins for progressives.
Monday, November 26, 2018
A woman will lead one of the chambers of the New York State Legislature for the first time in history.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
WNYC reporter Fred Mogul and New York State Public Radio bureau chief Karen DeWitt recap the last days of Albany's legislative session as the governor's race heats up.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
The governor says a new sexual harassment policy is the strongest in the nation, but he's being attacked from the left and from the right for his handling of gender issues.
Monday, June 11, 2018
A high-level economic development aide had been accused of sexual harassment.
Monday, March 26, 2018
Karen DeWitt, Capitol bureau chief for New York State Public Radio and Fred Mogul, WNYC Albany reporter, discuss the latest developments from the budget negotiations in Albany.
Friday, March 23, 2018
The women say Cuomo and the legislature should be more transparent about the proposed measures, and seek input from survivors.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The measure includes a lookback window of opportunity for victims of any age to bring their alleged abusers to court. Cardinal Dolan said it targets the Catholic Church.
Monday, March 05, 2018
Democrats in the New York State Senate asked the Republican majority to support a bill banning teachers from having guns in schools. Republicans voted no.
Thursday, January 18, 2018
We break down Governor Cuomo's state budget plan with Karen DeWitt, capitol bureau chief for New York State Public Radio, and Fred Mogul, WNYC Albany reporter.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
The leader of the breakaway faction of Independent Democrats denies the allegation.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
New regulations would lower the bar for becoming a teacher at SUNY's charter schools — about 150 of which are in New York City.
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Every three days, Assemblywoman Patricia Fahy calls the New York State Assembly to order in Albany by banging the gavel, even when there is no one else to hear it.
Thursday, August 03, 2017
The often reticent Carl Heastie showed a different side of himself when he visited a museum in New York’s North Country that replicates the fictional Starship Enterprise.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Numerous unresolved issues haunt the state legislature, including mayoral control of public schools.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Paul Feinman, an appellate court judge and an LGBT rights advocate, need state Senate confirmation.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher talks to Karen DeWitt about the negative impacts President Trump's budget will have on New Yorkers' access to college.