Do you have the winter blues? Ready for some sunlight? You may have to hold on for a little while longer. A weather worn Tri-State hunkers down for the second nor’easter in less than a week, and yet another storm is expected on its heels. MetroFocus reporter Naeem Douglas hits the streets to see how big of a bite this brutal winter has taken out of the Big Apple. Thousands of public housing residents have been facing this winter’s harsh weather without heat or hot water. Now, Mayor de Blasio and his administration are being accused of doing these residents a disservice. Sally Goldenberg, senior writer at Politico New York, is here with the latest. Can money from marijuana sales help to fix New York’s economy? Meet New York State Assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes who is advocating for the legalization of marijuana in New York. She joins us to explain her position. Astronaut Scott Kelly spent a historic year in space. He is back on Earth and here to share his monumental experience.
Aired on March 7, 2018.