Nancy Solomon

Senior Reporter, WNYC

Nancy Solomon appears in the following:

NJ Legislators Scrap Controversial Redistricting Vote

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Democrats in the New Jersey senate and assembly canceled a vote, previously scheduled for Monday, after being accused of partisan gerrymandering.

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Princeton Gerrymandering Project Finds Fault With NJ Redistricting

Thursday, December 06, 2018

A plan to make district maps competitive would allow legislators to manipulate them, according to a new analysis.

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Ask Governor Murphy: Why Did a Snowstorm Paralyze New Jersey?

Monday, November 19, 2018

WNYC, WBGO and WHYY present the next installment of our live, bi-monthly call-in special with New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy.

No Rest for the NJ Women Who Took Down the Republicans

Thursday, November 08, 2018

The votes are counted. The Republicans are wiped out. And the women who ran the movement are back out on the streets protesting Donald Trump. 


Midterm Reactions, Bob Dylan & a New Musical, Online Hate

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Kai Wright, Nancy Solomon & Lawrence Levy on midterms. Kimber Sprawl, Jeannette Bayardelle & Todd Almond on “Girl from the North Country.” Kara Swisher on online hate.


Democrats Gain Ground in New York and New Jersey Congressional Seats

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

New Jersey Democratic House candidates Mikie Sherrill and Tom Malinowksi flipped their districts, Democrat Max Rose flipped Staten Island, and Sen. Bob Menendez won a third term.


Election Day: Polling Place Reports

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

New York and New Jersey voters weigh in on the lines, the scanners, the sentiment...

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Key Midterm Election Races To Watch In New Jersey

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

One of the nation's closest races is the bid for the House seat in the state's 7th Congressional District. And, Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez tries to hold onto his seat after a corruption trial.


Election Preview: New Jersey's Hot Contests

Monday, November 05, 2018

New Jersey Public Radio managing editor Nancy Solomon discusses where New Jersey's Congressional races are on the day before voters head to the polls.

Leonard Lance Fights to Be the Last Moderate Republican Standing in New Jersey

Monday, November 05, 2018

An increasingly conservative Republican Party in Washington has put a respected moderate in peril. 

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This Week in Politics: What the Midterms Mean For New York and New Jersey

Saturday, November 03, 2018

"No matter how voters are looking at the issues… it all comes back to Trump."


Suburbia's Voting Power, Fishs Eddy, NYC Murals

Thursday, November 01, 2018

Lawrence Levy & Nancy Solomon on suburbs & midterms. Julie Gaines on Fishs Eddy. Yasmeen Khan on murals. 


The Right Kind of Woman

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Stacey Abrams of Georgia and Mikie Sherrill of suburban New Jersey are both Democrats fighting their way into Republican territory, but in very different ways.

For Young Voters, the Biggest Hurdle Can Be the Stamp

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Mail-in ballots for young people who live out of state can be a challenge.

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Gender Politics and the Suburbs in the Age of Trump

Monday, October 29, 2018

How military experience and a boyish name is helping a New Jersey candidate for Congress. 

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Local Jewish Communities React to Shooting with Outrage

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Calls for gun control and criticism of Donald Trump at vigils and services in New York and New Jersey.

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Meet the Women of the Suburban Resistance

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

In the New Jersey suburbs, women who are middle class, middle age and white are waging a fight for Congress. And the movement mirrors a pattern across the country.

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In NJ 11, Webber Blocks Voters on Twitter and Facebook

Monday, October 15, 2018

A Facebook group "People Blocked by Jay Webber" has 141 members. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show Live: Midterms Preview, Ask a Reporter, Immigration Under Trump and Leading Through Disruption

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Brian talks with New Jersey Public Radio's Nancy Solomon, WNYC's Kai Wright and Yasmeen Khan, International Rescue Committee's David Miliband and economist Stephen J. Harper. 

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Midterms Preview: New Jersey and Beyond

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

"The level of engagement and like nothing I have ever seen in my career as a reporter in 30 years."