Government & Politics

NYC to Require Salt Warnings on Menus

Michael Moss, investigative reporter and author of the New York Times bestseller, “Salt, Sugar, Fat,” joins us to discuss New York City's new salt label requirements for chain restaurant menus.

October 8, 2015 12:39 PM | Comments
This week in our on-going series "Listening In," we take you to Vice President Joe Biden at the 2015 Concordia Summit.VIDEO
October 8, 2015 10:00 AM | Comments
Angy Rivera, who first made headlines as a high school senior when she created an online resource for undocumented immigrants, is now the focus of a new PBS documentary "Don't Tell Anyone."VIDEO
October 7, 2015 6:18 PM | Comments
Thursday on MetroFocus: immigration, Vice President Joe Biden, New York Comic Con and the annual Columbus Day parade.VIDEO
September 18, 2015 2:56 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: Homelessness on NYC Streets, NYC Salt Warnings, Dying Jewish Delis, Documentary Now!, Long Island’s Grateful Fest.VIDEO
September 17, 2015 12:17 PM | Comments
Mary Brosnahan, president and CEO of the Coalition for the Homeless, discusses the current state of homelessness in New York City with MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman.VIDEO
July 16, 2015 12:09 PM | Comments

One of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s goals is to offer free, full-day, pre-kindergarten to four-year-olds citywide. Andrea Vasquez visits a pre-k in East Harlem to report on the program’s first year and the plans to expand this model for early […]

June 18, 2015 12:25 PM | 1 Comment
Fariña led a discussion about the habits and strategies that make successful principals and high-achieving schools with four New York City principals.VIDEO
June 18, 2015 12:24 PM | Comments
According to a report issued by the New York City comptroller's office in April, Wall Street money managers cost the city's public pension system $2.5 billion in "lost value" over the past ten years.VIDEO
May 28, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
What role did New York City play in the efforts of the Underground Railroad?VIDEO
May 28, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
More than 1,300 structures have been designated as landmarks as well as more than 100 interiors.VIDEO
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