Jami Floyd

Host, All Things Considered, WNYC News

Jami Floyd appears in the following:

Documents Show U.S. Immigration Agents Kept Tabs on New York City Protesters

Friday, March 08, 2019

Emails uncovered by The Nation Magazine show ICE investigators tracked a series of protests and rallies, including one led by a New York Congressman.

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Murphy Administration Hiring Practices Again Under Fire After Patronage Accusations at NJ Agency

Thursday, March 07, 2019

Many longtime employees were let go from their jobs at the Schools Development Authority and replaced by friends and family of the agency's governor-appointed CEO.

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Millionaire's Tax, Legalized Marijuana and No NJ Transit Fare Hikes in Gov Murphy's 2020 Budget

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Murphy used his annual budget address to renew calls for higher taxes on people who make more than $1 million a year and showcase more than $1 billion in savings.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Fémina, Little Simz, and Reese McHenry

Monday, March 04, 2019

New Sounds
Week of March 4: This week, a different kind of resistance song, a different kind of hip hop, and some classic garage rock.
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The Real "Green Book" Started as a Guide to New York City

Friday, March 01, 2019

The new documentary "The Green Book: Guide to Freedom" highlights the roots of the book that helped black people travel the U.S. safely during Jim Crow. 

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The 9/11 Victims Fund Is Running Out of Money. The Man Who First Ran It Says Congress Should Finish The Job

Friday, March 01, 2019

Attorney Kenneth Feinberg says Congress owes it to the victims of the September 11 attacks.

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The NYPD is Almost Finished Rolling Out Body Cameras — Here's What They've Learned Along the Way

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

By March, every police officer on patrol will be issued a body camera.

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Oscar-Nominated Documentary Short Spotlights American Nazism

Friday, February 22, 2019

"A Night at the Garden" director Marshall Curry calls the film "a cautionary tale."

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Catholic Church in NJ Names More Than 180 Priests Credibly Accused of Child Sex Abuse

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The list comes amid the New Jersey Attorney General's statewide probe into clergy sex abuse in the state.

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Con Edison Supply Problem Could Stunt Westchester's Growth

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

The utility placed a moratorium on new natural gas hook-ups next month in the southern part of the county.

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Amazon-NYC Rom-Com Takes Dramatic Plot Twist

Friday, February 08, 2019

The company seems to want New Yorkers to know that without a warmer welcome, they might bolt before they get here.

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Riders Endure Day Four of Nauseating L Train Smell, and No Sign of Relief

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Even subway conductors are sick of the odor.

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Former New Jersey Official Blames Re-election Loss On "Illegal" Voting

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

A political candidate is under a fire after making unfounded remarks.

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Confidential Memo: Company of Trump Inaugural Chair Sought to Profit from Connection to Administration, Foreigners

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

The memo comes as federal prosecutors conduct a wide-ranging probe into the nonprofit that ran the inaugural.

Weekly Music Roundup: Omar Apollo and Better Oblivion Community Center

Monday, February 04, 2019

New Sounds
This week, Billie Eilish and Omar Apollo: youth is served; The Mountain Goats offer an epic war story, and echoes of Ethiopia by Dexter Story. Plus, Better Oblivion Community Center.
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The Internment of Japanese Americans, Dramatized

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Drawing connections between what the U.S. did in the 1940s and what's happening in America right now.

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Try, Try Again, Keep Trying: Child Victim Act Approved in Albany

Monday, January 28, 2019

After more than decade in limbo, the bill is finally headed to the Governor's desk.

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A Modest Proposal for the Subway: Raising Fares Could Be Fairer

Thursday, January 24, 2019

While the MTA Board debates raising the cost of a single ride to $3, some transit experts argue the price of a swipe should be even higher.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Nakhane, Tanya Tagaq, and India.Arie

Monday, January 21, 2019

New Sounds
This week, a big question from India.Arie, a 60s flashback, and a rapidly rising queer icon from South Africa. Plus, new music from Tanya Tagaq and Cinematic Orchestra. 
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A New Comic Book Tells the “Epic Tale” of the Legendary Apollo Theater

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

From its start as a 1930s jazz club to its revival in the 1980s.

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