September 27, 2017: TONIGHT ON METROFOCUS

September 28, 2017 at 5:30 am

The corruption conviction of  former New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, is overturned by the legal definition of the crime itself.  We’ll have all the details on the change of events with Jennifer Rodgers, the Executive Director of the Center for Public Integrity at Columbia Law School. Could our transit system woes be fixed by a toll to get into midtown?  Find out what you need to know about a plan to make “congestion pricing” a part of life in Manhattan. Ken Burns and Lynn Novick are back!  The music that became the soundtrack of the Vietnam War, and how it became a catalyst for America’s pullout of the conflict.


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