September 15, 2018 at 5:30 am

Governor Andrew Cuomo easily defeated Cynthia Nixon, and some of the most powerful state senate incumbents also lost their races. Join us as we explore the ramifications of yesterday’s primaries. The gubernatorial race continues. Republican challenger, Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro, will square off against Gov. Cuomo. But, what did yesterday’s primaries tell us about Molinaro’s chances? We’ll get to the bottom of it. She was fatally pushed onto subway tracks almost 20 years ago. Now Kendra Webdale’s killer has been released from prison. New York Magazine and The Marshall Project have teamed up to look at the case.

Aired on September 14, 2018. 


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