Meet the (new) Majority: Yuh-Line Niou

Second time was the charm for Yuh-Line Niou, who was elected to represent the 65th Assembly District this fall.

The freshman legislator, who was sworn in this week, came up short in a long-shot bid for the seat during a special election in April, but won in November when she had the Democratic nomination.

We talked about the campaign process, taking over the seat once held by former-Speaker Sheldon Silver and the benefits of being an Albany insider. Continue reading “Meet the (new) Majority: Yuh-Line Niou”