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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
March 07, 2018 at 5:30 am

Another DACA deadline becomes just another day, as court orders have postponed President Trump’s deadline to end the Obama-era program that protects young illegal immigrants from deportation. With no solution from Congress DACA remains in place for now, but for how long? Beth Fertig, senior reporter for WNYC News, joins us with the latest. An investigation into areas containing deadly hazardous […]

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

The New York Housing Authority (NYCHA) is in more hot water after a new bombshell report goes so far as to compare the agency’s crisis with Flint, Michigan’s water crisis. New York State Senator, Jesse Hamilton, is here with an update. The POV documentary reveals a firsthand account of the daily trauma that grips the city of Aleppo during Syria’s […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
March 01, 2018 at 5:30 am

Can anyone unseat Governor Cuomo to take over the reigns of New York State? Tonight you’ll meet the gubernatorial candidate, New York Senator John DeFrancisco, who says he’s up for the challenge. A startling report reveals that many older New Yorkers live in poverty and cannot afford to retire. We have the details as part of “Chasing the Dream: Poverty and […]

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UNSEATING CUOMOclip
March 01, 2018 at 4:30 am

Can anyone unseat Governor Cuomo to take over the reigns of New York State? Tonight you’ll meet the gubernatorial candidate, New York Senator John DeFrancisco, who says he’s up for the challenge. He also has some opinions on the Percoco trial and how it relates to corruption in New York, Medicaid, gun control, taxes in New York, and economic development in the upstate […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 27, 2018 at 5:30 am

Senator Schumer and state leaders head to Capitol Hill on a mission to end the scourge of school shootings. Mayor Bill de Blasio takes on the feds over sanctuary cities. And as the bribery trial against a former Cuomo top aide continues, the Governor faces criticism from Republicans. Ben Max, executive editor of Gotham Gazette, is here with the latest […]

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