N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, his running mate, former Congresswoman Kathy Hochul, acknowledge audience applause as their party's nominees at the state's Democratic Convention, in Melville, N.Y., Thursday, May 22, 2014. Cuomo has launched his bid for a second term with a progressive call to action and a boost from New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Jeff Mays of the New York Times breaks down Kathy Hochul’s troubles with Black voters, and Craig McCarthy of the New York Post looks at what is, and ain’t, new with the NYPD’s neighborhood policing initiative, its anti-gun unit, and its quality of life enforcement push.