INSIDE TRENTON is a weekly news and public affairs program, produced jointly by Thirteen/WNET and NJN, that covers the political, social, and cultural issues affecting the people of New Jersey.
INSIDE TRENTON, now in its 15th year of production, runs from October through June. The program is shot in the Newark studios of NJN and the co-hosts are Senior Editor Rafael Pi Roman and Contributing Editor Steve Adubato, Jr.
Among the guests who have appeared on the show in the last few years are: U.S. Senators Frank Lautenberg and Robert Menendez; US Representatives Doanld Payne, Rush Holt, Robert Andrews, Steve Rothman, William Pascrell, Jr.; former Governor James McGreevey, Senate President Richard Codey, Assemb;y Speaker Joseph Roberts, Senate Minority Leader Leonard Lance; U.S. Attorney Chris Christie, former Attorney General Zulima Farber, State Police Superintendent Rick Fuentes; Archbishop John Myers, NEW JERSEY MONTHLY’s “Man of the Year”, Rev. Reginald Jackson, head of the Black Ministers Council; former Newark Mayor Sharpe James, former Jersey City Mayor and Gubernatorial candidate Bret Schundler; state AFL-CIO President Charles Wowkanech and STAR-LEDGER and Record writers and editors Fran Wood, Kathy Barrett Carter, Paul Mulshine Miguel Perez, Mike Kelly, and Richard Benfield.
INSIDE TRENTON has gone on location and shot at both the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and at the residence of the Newark Archbishop at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart.