News: Local

MetroFocus: November 17, 2020
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MetroFocus | November 17, 2020
Greg David, Fiscal and Economics reporter at The City discusses the dire financial future that awaits us in 2021 and whether federal aid can fill the state’s $8 billion hole. Also, more than 300 theater artists- Black, Indigenous and people of color- have joined the intense national conversation concerning race- ...
WHAT DOES A BIDEN WIN MEAN NY’S TROUBLED ECONOMY?
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MetroFocus | November 17, 2020
More than 300,000 New Yorkers have left the city, further sending the state’s economy into a frightening freefall. How will we bridge the budget gap? Greg David, Fiscal and Economics reporter at The City discusses the dire financial future that awaits us in 2021 and whether federal aid can fill ...
MetroFocus: November 16, 2020
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MetroFocus | November 16, 2020
A look at the news making local and national headlines this week. Weighing in tonight are Maria Hinojosa, who is anchor and executive producer of “Latino USA” and President and founder of Futuro Media, Joseph Pinion, the Founder and Chairman of The Conservative Color Coalition, and Laura Nahmias, NY Daily ...
TRUMP INSIDER PREDICTS PRESIDENT’S STRATEGY
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MetroFocus | November 12, 2020
As the current administration continues to contest the results of this year's presidential election, a Trump insider examines the President’s strategy to predict his next move. Tonight Sam Nunberg, attorney and former political advisor to Trump’s 2016 campaign joins us for this deep dive into the mind of Donald Trump.
MetroFocus: November 12, 2020
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MetroFocus | November 12, 2020
As the current administration continues to contest the results of the election, a Trump insider examines the President’s strategy to predict his next move. Sam Nunberg, former political advisor to Trump’s 2016 campaign joins us for this deep dive into the mind of Donald Trump. Also, in celebration of Native ...
MetroFocus: November 11, 2020
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MetroFocus | November 11, 2020
Former Federal Prosecutor and Lecturer-In-Law at Columbia Law School, Jennifer Rodgers joins us to discuss the cases, presidential immunity, and how likely it is that a Biden Justice Department will prosecute a former President. Also, we honor the brave men and women who fought for our country as well as ...
INVESTIGATING DONALD TRUMP
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MetroFocus | November 11, 2020
A number of lawsuits and investigations await Donald Trump once he returns to private life. Former Federal Prosecutor and Lecturer-In-Law at Columbia Law School, Jennifer Rodgers joins us to discuss the cases, presidential immunity, and how likely it is that a Biden Justice Department will prosecute a former President.
MetroFocus: November 10, 2020
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MetroFocus | November 10, 2020
Attorney and WNYC Newsroom Legal Editor Jami Floyd examines the parallels between Bush v Gore and Trump v Biden as she joins Associate Professor of Political Science at Fordham University Dr. Christina Greer and political commentator Ellis Henican for this special election 2020 edition of Metrofocus.
MetroFocus: November 9, 2020
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MetroFocus | November 9, 2020
Tonight’s Front Page Forecast is all about Decision 2020. We’ll take you inside the talllies, the rallies and the law as America reacts to the election. Tonight, Executive Editor at the Gotham Gazette Ben Max joins political commentator and CUNY Professor J.C. Polanco and author and Rutgers University associate professor ...