Last night's runoff debate for the Democratic Public Advocate nomination was testy and full of both personal and policy-oriented attacks -- from ties to Bloomberg to questions about contributions from developers and affordable housing at the Brooklyn Bridge Park project. Ben Max of DecideNYC and Zack Fink of NY1 News fact-check the claims and discuss what comes next for Tish James and Daniel Squadron.
Three if this region's major political stories come to a head today. Chris Dodd will not be seeking another term as Connecticut Senator. Gay marriage is likely up for a vote in New Jersey. And Governor David Paterson addresses the legislature on the state of New York and anti-corruption legislation. ...
The New Jersey same-sex marriage bill's sponsors have delayed the vote in the full senate in order to push for a hearing before the judiciary committee in the assembly. Zachary Fink, NJN News State House Correspondent, provides background on New Jersey’s marriage equality bill and discusses the vote’s
Are concerns over New Jersey's budget eclipsing issues like gay marriage and abortion? Zachary Fink, state house correspondent for NJN news, reviews how these issues are playing into the NJ gubernatorial debate.
Jon Corzine, Chris Christie, and Chris Daggett squared off for their first major debate last night in the New Jersey gubernatorial campaign. Zachary Fink, NJN News state house correspondent and Thomas Moran, political columnist for the Star-Ledger, offer analysis.
30 Issues in 30 Days Development Week continues with an in-depth look at the World Trade Center site project. Plus, the first of three debates between the candidates in New Jersey’s governor’s race took place last night. Hear a recap and analysis from NJN reporter Zachary Fink and Star-Ledger political ...
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