all stories tagged "Mayoral Election"


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November 6, 2013 6:12 PM | Comments
New York Times columnist Michael Powell, editor-in-chief of City & State Morgan Pehme, and editor-in-chief of City Limits Jarrett Murphy join MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman for analysis of election returns. VIDEO
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October 16, 2013 3:46 PM | Comments
This edition of MetroFocus features an in-depth interview with mayoral candidate Joe Lhota. Reporter Rick Karr visits communities in the Rockaways where rebuilding is still underway. The New Yorker's George Packer joins Pi Roman to talk about his new book. And NJ Today’s Lauren Wanko shows us why “agri-tourism” is a significant source of income for farmers in NJ.VIDEO
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October 11, 2013 1:05 PM | Comments
On the next edition of MetroFocus we look at the Rockaways almost one year after Hurricane Sandy, through the lens of its local newspaper, The Wave.VIDEO
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October 9, 2013 3:51 PM | Comments
Who’s Jack Hidary? The former tech company CEO and education reform advocate hopes you’ll know he’s running for mayor by the time election day arrives.VIDEO
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September 25, 2013 10:39 AM | 1 Comment
In the Democrat's “two cities” narrative, the South Bronx neighborhood ranks among the have-nots. But many voters say they're still deciding whom to support in November.
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September 11, 2013 6:40 PM | Comments
New York Times columnist Michael Powell, editor-in-chief of City & State Morgan Pehme, and editor-in-chief of City Limits Jarrett Murphy join host Rafael Pi Roman to discuss the primary vote and what’s next.VIDEO
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September 4, 2013 3:44 PM | Comments
Democratic candidate Bill Thompson, the nominee in 2009 and former city comptroller, talks to host Rafael Pi Roman about some of the key issues in the campaign, including stop and frisk, transportation, and taxes.VIDEO
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August 28, 2013 3:56 PM | Updated: October 16, 2013 4:00PM | 1 Comment
Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota, former head of the MTA and deputy mayor under Rudy Giuliani, talks to host Rafael Pi Roman about why he’s running.VIDEO
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August 14, 2013 3:19 PM | Comments
Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn talks to MetroFocus' Rafael Pi Roman about her plans to reduce pension and healthcare costs, setting herself apart from Mayor Bloomberg, and being NYC's first openly gay mayor.VIDEO
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August 14, 2013 3:18 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: Christine Quinn, NJ Recovery, Hurricane Sandy Task Force, NYC Invisible Library and Wine Stain ArtVIDEO
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