Melissa Mark-Viverito, SCOTUS Decisions and...Spottings

Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Mayor Bill de Blasio announce FY15 budget agreement on June 19, 2014

Last week was a big one for the City Council – Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito talks about the creation of a municipal ID program and the budget. Plus: LIRR contract negotiations and the threat of a strike; important opinions from the Supreme Court; a new documentary on the life and journey of jazz journalist Nat Hentoff; and the return of a weasel-like animal called the "fisher" to the streets of The Bronx.