Fred Mogul

Healthcare and Medicine Reporter, WNYC News

Fred Mogul appears in the following:

Will Staten Island Voters Give Their Ex-Con Ex-Congressman a Second Chance? Tony Zambito Thinks So

Friday, June 22, 2018

After serving time in federal prison for tax evasion, former Rep. Michael Grimm of Staten Island wants a comeback. The first step is trying to unseat his successor, Dan Donovan.

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Ex-New York Rep. Grimm Aims To Resurrect His Political Career

Friday, June 22, 2018

After serving time in federal prison for tax evasion, former Republican Rep. Michael Grimm of Staten Island wants a comeback. The first step is trying to unseat his successor, Dan Donovan.


The News From Albany: Governor's Race 2018, Legalizing Marijuana and More

Thursday, June 21, 2018

WNYC reporter Fred Mogul and New York State Public Radio bureau chief Karen DeWitt recap the last days of Albany's legislative session as the governor's race heats up.

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After a Week of Silence, Cuomo Backs MTA Proposal

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Cuomo's primary opponent, Cynthia Nixon also backs the MTA plan. But she calls for more aggressively taxing the rich in order to fund it.

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New York State Democrats Close Convention with a Rebuke of President Trump

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Both state Republicans and Democrats highlighted the racial, gender and geographical diversity of their tickets.


New York Democrats Select Their Candidates—And 'Purge' a State Senator

Thursday, May 24, 2018

The resolution to strip Brooklyn state senator Simcha Felder of his party registration was largely symbolic, but in November, the conservative Democrat could run on the Republican line.

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Things to Watch for as New York Democrats, GOP Convene

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

At state conventions this week, Republicans hope to break a 12-year losing streak for statewide offices. Democrats hope their candidates will take advantage of national momentum.


And Then There Were Thirteen...

Monday, May 14, 2018

Sixteen people submitted resumes to the New York State Assembly to be considered for interim state attorney general. But before public vetting begins Tuesday, three withdrew.


Nixon, Cuomo to Debate Before September Primaries

Monday, May 07, 2018

WABC-TV, WNYC and other media partners invited the gubernatorial candidates. Nixon was the first to accept, via video.


Garden State Demand for Medical Marijuana Is High and Getting Higher, but Supply Lags

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Gov. Phil Murphy is expanding access to medical marijuana, but dispensaries can't keep up with the skyrocketing patient base.

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Cynthia Nixon Promises to Release Income Information by End of Week

Monday, April 30, 2018

Gov. Cuomo released his IRS forms the day they were due, but his challenger, Cynthia Nixon, is still holding onto hers.


Three GOP State Senators to Retire, Increasing Competition in November

Friday, April 27, 2018

Republicans say all three are safe districts, but the open races broadens the playing field for Democrats seeking to flip the Senate.


Cuomo Tries to Avoid 'Doing Nothing' with Legislature

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The governor says the stalemate with Senate Republicans will continue indefinitely — unless the rogue Democrat who sits with the GOP and gives them a one-vote majority switches sides.


In Tuesday's Special Election, All Eyes on Westchester

Monday, April 23, 2018

Tuesday will see special elections to fill 11 open legislative seats — but all eyes are on the 37th Senate District, which could alter the balance of power in state government.

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Latest Feud Between Mayor and Governor? Juvenile Justice

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

By October, 16- and 17-year-olds are no longer supposed to be on Riker's Island. The city says Albany isn't helping it build out alternative facilities. The governor fires back.


'Independent' No More, But IDC Still Fundraising

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

The breakaway faction left the Republican coalition it had supported since 2011, but it's hosting a fundraiser to build a war chest to fight off primary challengers.

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Across Upstate, Curiosity and Skepticism Await Cynthia Nixon

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Governor Cuomo still has wide support among Democrats, but it’s softer upstate than in New York City. Nixon will try to build on support from the Bernie wing of the party.  

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Budget Crunchtime in Albany

Monday, March 26, 2018

Karen DeWitt, Capitol bureau chief for New York State Public Radio and Fred Mogul, WNYC Albany reporter, discuss the latest developments from the budget negotiations in Albany.


This Week in Politics: Plenty to Sort Out as NY Budget Deadline Looms

Saturday, March 24, 2018

With only a few horse-trading days left before New York's 'Fiscal New Year,' Governor Cuomo and the legislative leaders have a lot of work to do.


Actor Cynthia Nixon Challenges Cuomo for Governor

Monday, March 19, 2018

The 'Sex and the City' co-star says she's running to combat income inequality and fix the subways.

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