Gwynne Hogan

Former Reporter, WNYC News

Gwynne Hogan appears in the following:

At Long Last, Cuomo and Molinaro Set to Debate Tuesday

Monday, October 22, 2018

Gov. Andrew Cuomo finally agreed to a televised debate with his opponent Republican Marc Molinaro. 

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Calling All Poll Workers: City's Board of Elections Still Staffing Up for Nov. 6

Monday, October 22, 2018

Workers earn $300 for a four-hour training and staffing the polls all day on election day.

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo Agrees to Debate Republican Marc Molinaro....Sort Of

Friday, October 19, 2018

Cuomo said he would debate Molinaro on Saturday morning, over the phone.

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Mayor's Office Sent Out 30,000 Letters with Inaccurate Voting Information

Thursday, October 18, 2018

De Blasio says "very few" of the letters were inaccurate, but aides admit the proportion was about 8 percent.

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NYC Board of Elections Braces for Big Voter Turnout on Nov. 6

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Based on the high turnout in the September primaries, the Board of Elections has ordered the same number of ballots this year that it usually gets for presidential election years.

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Mayor’s Democracy NYC Program Sows Confusion Ahead of Elections

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

A slew of voters got worrisome letters from the Mayor's Democracy NYC initiative claiming they were "inactive." 

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In Sign of Partisan Times, New Jersey Voters Increasingly Take Sides

Friday, October 12, 2018

The number of unaffiliated voters this year is 80,245 less than it was in 2010. 


New Jersey Adds More Than 100,000 New Voters in Months Before Midterm

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

More Democrats registered than Republicans, especially in the contested 11th District where former Navy pilot Mikie Sherrill is running against Republican State Assemblyman Jay Webber.

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In Massachusetts, Secret Court System Undercuts Justice

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

A system of secret courts allows certain defendants to have charges dropped and erased from public record.


Does America Have a Drinking Problem?

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Judge Brett Kavanaugh's teenage drinking habits came under scrutiny at last Thursday's Senate hearing.


Government Increasingly Uses Tent Cities as Number of Migrant Kids in Custody Surge

Tuesday, October 02, 2018

The federal government is increasing the size of tent cities in order to handle the number of unaccompanied minors in its custody. 


'Raise the Age' Goes Into Effect in New York as Minors Must Be Moved Off Rikers Island

Monday, October 01, 2018

All minors have to be out of Rikers Island by Oct. 1 according to Raise the Age legislation passed in 2017. 


National Sexual Assault Hotlines Track Spike in Calls During Emotional Hearings

Monday, October 01, 2018

Calls to the National Sexual Assault Hotline spiked last week during an emotional testimony from Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. 


Advocate Who Was Offered a Second Chance, Helps Others on the Path Away from Prison

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Stanley Richards of the Fortune Society helps other formerly incarcerated men and women as they return to their lives on the outside. 


Keith Ellison Fights Off Claims He Was Physically and Emotionally Abusive to Ex

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee Keith Ellison is fighting back allegations from his ex-girlfriend that he was physically and emotionally abusive.


Women Grapple with Sexual Assault Allegations Against Kavanaugh

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The Takeaway talks to three women about how they are watching the Kavanaugh story unfold and what their expectations are for the future.


Advocates Help Released Prisoners Transition Back Into Outside World with Ride Home

Monday, September 24, 2018

The Ride Home Program picks up from prisons in California and helps them reemerge into the world after years of incarceration. 


Remembering the Dead On First Anniversary of Hurricane Maria

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Activists gathered in lower Manhattan to read a list of hundreds of names of those who died in the hurricane.


Trump's Trade War with China Hits a Fever Pitch

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

President Trump's escalating trade war with China ratcheted up another notch this week.


Democratic Districts Under Scrutiny for Lucrative ICE Contracts

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Left-leaning counties in New Jersey rely on millions of dollars from ICE to maintain the county's jails.