Behind Bloomberg's Other Media Network

Thursday, August 06, 2009

NYC-TV is the city's own television station, and it used be, well, a sleepy place not exactly known for cutting edge broadcasts. Under Mayor Bloomberg, who made his fortune in the media business, the annual budget of NYC-TV jumped from about $2-million to over $10-million, and attracted some of the younger ambitious types who populate the Bloomberg administration.

Reporter Tom Robbins of The Village Voice has a story out, that digs a little deeper into a recent scandal at the top of the agency. He joins us for details on the story.


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