First woman to be picked as leader of NY state Senate

AmNews Staff Reports | 11/27/2018, 7:43 a.m.
A woman is poised to lead the New York state Senate for the first time in history.
State Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins Cyril Josh Barker photo

A woman is poised to lead the New York state Senate for the first time in history.

Senate Democrats on Monday plan to formally tap Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins of Yonkers to lead the Senate when the 2019 session begins in January.

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