MetroFocus airs Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. on WLIW, and Dec. 20 at 8 p.m. on NJTV and 8:30 p.m. on THIRTEEN.
This edition of MetroFocus gives an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at what happened when the power went out at New York hospitals. Host Rafael Pi Roman interviews former New York City Mayor Ed Koch and NJ Today Managing Editor Mike Schneider talks about Sandy’s economic impact with former New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman. Plus a MetroFocus Solutions story featuring the ASPCA and its post-Sandy emergency shelter for pets.
MetroFocus is made possible by the Ford Foundation, James and Merryl Tisch, Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, Charlotte and David Ackert, Jody and John Arnhold and the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation. Corporate funding is provided by Mutual of America.