March 16, 2017: TONIGHT ON METROFOCUS

March 17, 2017 at 5:28 am

First, President Trump’s budget proposal cuts all funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. WNET President and CEO Neal Shapiro has answers to what happens next.

Next, federal and state prosecutors will not charge Mayor Bill de Blasio or his staff after a lengthy probe into campaign fundraising practices.  We have the latest.

Finally, Brendan Fay is going to march in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade but with a twist this year.

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