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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
April 04, 2018 at 5:30 am

In a controversial and last minute move, the U.S. Commerce Department announced that it will restore a question about citizenship to the 2020 census questionnaire. Will the question scare immigrants off and result in an inaccurate count? Throwing off the count of who’s present in the U.S. could have massive implications, including a significant impact on Congress’ representation for the […]

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April 04, 2018 at 4:30 am

In a controversial and last minute move, the U.S. Commerce Department announced that it will restore a question about citizenship to the 2020 census questionnaire. Will the question scare immigrants off and result in an inaccurate count? Throwing off the count of who’s present in the U.S. could have massive implications, including a significant impact on Congress’ representation for the […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
April 03, 2018 at 5:30 am

After weeks of negotiations, lawmakers have passed a budget for New York State. We’ll assess who won, who lost, and how the deal will impact your family and your bottom line with City and State’s Editor-In-Chief, Jonathan Lentz. Cynthia Nixon and Governor Andrew Cuomo are both courting New York’s African-American vote. New York Times reporter, Jeffrey C. Mays, is here […]

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April 02, 2018 at 7:15 pm

World Autism Awareness Day is internationally recognized on April 2 every year. We celebrate this day of acceptance and understanding with Angela Geiger, president and CEO of Autism Speaks, who will explain what you need to know about the autism spectrum, and what you can do to help raise awareness. For more information click here: https://www.autismspeaks.org/ To share your story, […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
March 30, 2018 at 5:30 am

President Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner may be facing an investigation into his real estate company for filing false building permits and mistreating tenants. In a MetroFocus exclusive, NYC Councilman Ritchie Torres and Aaron Carr, founder and executive director of Housing Rights Initiative, join us to discuss housing, ethics and what charges may lie ahead. Is New York State on the […]

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March 30, 2018 at 4:30 am

President Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner may be facing an investigation into his real estate company for filing false building permits and mistreating tenants. In a MetroFocus exclusive, NYC Councilman Ritchie Torres and Aaron Carr, founder and executive director of Housing Rights Initiative, join us to discuss housing, ethics and what charges may lie ahead. Aired on March 29, 2018. 

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