Most people know how the federal government works, but how much do you know about how your state government works? Do you know who’s in the cabinet? What powers the governor has? When can you meet with a lawmaker? We want to show you how government works in New York by answering these and other questions.
The first step is to understand the three branches of state government.
See the full list of the days the legislature will be in session
Errol Louis interviews political newsmakers, pundits and consultants from New York City and beyond on NY1's "Inside City Hall" program, every weeknight at 7 p.m. and 11 p.m.