Jami Floyd

Host of "All Things Considered" & Legal Editor | WNYC News

Jami Floyd appears in the following:

From Weinstein to Kavanaugh: One Year of #MeToo

Friday, October 05, 2018

Women are often accused of being too emotional, tearful and angry. Now they're beginning to put their rage to work.

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At Season's Close, Citi Field's New Announcer Reflects on Her First Year at the Mic

Monday, October 01, 2018

Marysol Castro is the first woman and Latina to be a stadium announcer in all of Major League Baseball.

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Drafters of the 25th Amendment Say It's Not Meant to Be Dragged into Politics

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

A dive into the 25th Amendment with two of the people who helped draft and pass it.

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Menendez Challenger Has Baggage as Well

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Bob Hugin, the Republican running to unseat New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez, often touts his record as a pharmaceutical executive. But the move could backfire on the campaign trail.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Wolf Alice, Jeremy Dutcher, and The Most Perfect Album

Monday, September 24, 2018

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Week of Sept. 24: This week, surprise winners of the Mercury and Polaris Prizes, and more surprises from Joey Stylez and Macy Gray.
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Cardinal Hires Judge To Review Church Sex Abuse Policies

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Former federal judge Barbara Jones said her investigation is already underway.

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Could Republicans Lose All of New Jersey?

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

In the midterm battle for control of the U.S. Congress, every New Jersey Republican incumbent is vulnerable.

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The Literary Legacy of New York's Zora Neale Hurston

Friday, September 14, 2018

African-American author Zora Neale Hurston's, "Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo," is among hundreds of works being celebrated at the Brooklyn Book Festival.

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Behind the Scenes of the IDC's Demise

Friday, September 14, 2018

A peek inside the campaign to bring down the Independent Democratic Conference.

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How LLCs Put Big Money in New York Politics

Friday, September 07, 2018

For over two decades, state law has allowed wealthy groups to anonymously inject huge sums of money into elections. And some politicians benefit more than others.

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Covering the 2018 Midterms: Your Activism, Energy and Questions

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

There's much at stake in September's New York state primary and November's midterm elections. WNYC is here to bring you stories about grassroots activism and to answer your questions.

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Former Director: To Fix NJ Transit, Wait for an Audit and Clean House

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Murphy blames Chris Christie for leaving the second largest commuter rail agency in the country in shambles. A former director of the agency agrees.

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NYPD Leader Breaks Down City's New Marijuana Enforcement Policy

Friday, August 31, 2018

The de Blasio Administration is relaxing its policy on low-level marijuana arrests even further.

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Cuomo Takes Himself Out of Contention for Presidential Race

Thursday, August 30, 2018

If you're keeping track of Democrats positioning themselves for a run for President in 2020, you can delete New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo name from the list.

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New York State Releases Semester of Campus Assault Data

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

It's the first set of interim data from the 2015 "Enough is Enough" law, meant to crack down on campus sexual violence.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Tunde Olaniran, boygenius, and Moses Sumney

Monday, August 27, 2018

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Week of August 27: This week, a Bill Withers Tribute, off-kilter pop from Tunde Olaniran, the debut of boygenius, Moses Sumney's EP, and world music orchestra, Bokanté.
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Has NYCHA Taken a Back Seat to de Blasio's Housing Program?

Friday, August 24, 2018

Critics of the de Blasio administration say efforts to fix the crisis-ridden NYCHA went largely ignored so the city could focus on expanding his signature affordable housing program.

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The Implications of the Manafort & Cohen Cases for POTUS

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

What the Paul Manafort conviction and the Michael Cohen plea deal could mean for President Trump.

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Is Cuomo to Blame for the Sins of His Associates?

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

With four corruption convictions of state figures in the first half of this year alone, New York magazine contributing editor Chris Smith asks, "Can Cuomo make a comeback?"

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Opinion: The Cost of Battling With Jersey Shore Communities

Monday, August 20, 2018

Columnist Paul Mulshine suggests New Jersey end its costly fight with the shore community and use the money to deal with ongoing flooding in the Passaic River Basin.

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