Mayor Bill de Blasio met with prosecutors on Friday who are investigating multiple corruption probes against him yet despite his rocky relationship with the NYPD, a growing homeless problem and a lack of support from city Democrats, the mayor may actually find himself effectively running unopposed in next year’s primary. We’ll tell you why.
Mayor Bill de Blasio takes the hot seat and the feds take aim over fundraising scandals. On Monday we’ll take you behind the closed door meetings to find out how the investigation could affect you. First, Rep. Adriano Espaillat tell us how he is fighting against Trump’s immigration policies. Next, President of the Council on Foreign Relations, Richard Haass tells […]
City’s Hall pay to play investigation finally gets its day as Mayor de Blasio takes the hot seat and the feds take aim. On Monday we’ll take you behind the closed door meetings to find out how the investigation could affect you.
First formerly undocumented immigrant to be sworn into Congress, Rep. Adriano Espaillat is here to tell us how he is protecting democracy in New York and fighting against Trump’s immigration policies. For an extended version of this interview go to our Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/MetroFocus/
The NYPD and the White House clash over President Trump’s immigration policies. President of the Council on Foreign Relations Richard Haass is here to tell us how Trump’s immigration policies are affecting our city and the country.
Once a dumping ground for garbage, it’s now the city’s first line of defense against surging seas and superstorms. But Jamaica Bay is disappearing at an alarming rate. Producer Dan Hendrick and Environmentalist Dan Mundy Sr. will show us how the community is working together to rebuild the bay.
We’ll give you a sneak peek at the Oscar nominated short film, “Joe’s Violin” about how a violin’s journey across time forms a special friendship between a 91 year-old Holocaust survivor and a 12 year-old girl from the Bronx. Director Kahane Cooperman tells us how music helped bring these two together and changed her life.
First, President Donald Trump withdraws Obama administration protection for transgender students. Next, Assembly member Marcos Crespo tells us his plan to help college graduates with student debt. Then, Commissioner Julie Menin tells us about a new campaign that will have you headed to the library. Finally, American Ballet Theatre principal dancer Misty Copeland tells us about her rise in the […]
Following college, many Americans continue to find themselves drowning in debt. Often, for many low and middle income students, the burden is too heavy to bare. New York State Assembly member Marcos Crespo has a radical idea to change that, and joins us to outline his plan.