The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show The Race to Watch: Meet the Candidates for NY's 1st Congressional District Listen 26 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/679057/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend It might be impossible to get through this seemingly eternal election cycle without bringing up politics at work. But is it really a good idea? (TeddyandMia / Shutterstock) i Lee Zeldin, U.S. Representative (R NY1), and Anna Throne-Holst(D), Democratic candidate for Congress, square off as they vie for New York's 1st Congressional district.