Nancy Solomon

Senior Reporter, WNYC

Nancy Solomon appears in the following:

This Week in Politics: A New Jersey congressional race in the national spotlight

Saturday, October 15, 2022

WNYC's Nancy Solomon brings us the latest on New Jersey's congressional races.


Big interest in NJ's only 7th Congressional District debate — it's sold out

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

The hottest midterm race in New Jersey, if not in the country, will see its first debate Thursday morning, and it’s sold out.


Malinowski vs. Kean — Tight NJ 7th Congressional District race could hinge on moderates

Friday, October 07, 2022

NJ's 7th Congressional District is leaning right after redistricting — so incumbent Democrat Tom Malinowksi is working to convince voters Tom Kean Jr. is far too conservative for them.


NJ 7th District candidate Kean flubs answer on abortion — but now says he'd bar it after 20 weeks

Tuesday, October 04, 2022

The Republican candidate in New Jersey’s most competitive congressional race stumbled through an answer on whether he supports abortion rights Sunday night.


Ask Governor Murphy: Getting chummy with Chris Christie, NJ's teacher shortage and more

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

We’ll ask Gov. Murphy whether his association with Christie is angering his progressive base, and we’ll discuss the teacher shortage and take your calls.

A tale of two Keans? NJ Republican seeking NJ-7 seat strikes a hard-right tone on hidden web page

Monday, September 19, 2022

Republican Tom Kean Jr. is running in NJ-7 Congressional race. His campaign website includes a hard-to-find page with much more conservative positions than the site overall.


Ask Governor Murphy: No-interest loans for NJ students, federal debt relief, the green economy and more

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy unveiled a $12.5 million program offering no-interest loans and other services to community college students entering fields that are in high demand.

Will Amy DeGise Resign?

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Will Councilwoman Amy DeGise resign?

100-plus people call for Jersey City Councilwoman Amy DeGise to resign

Thursday, August 18, 2022

“I am not resigning,” Amy DeGise said. “I remain committed to this position on the council.”


Can powerful politicians like Jersey City Councilwoman Amy DeGise be accountable?

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

When a politician whose father is a county executive and who holds influential positions of her own is accused of wrongdoing, can the system be expected to hold her to account?

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What To Know About COVID Variants

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

A new COVID variant now accounts for 65 percent of infections nationwide.

What Does the Rest of the World Think About the U.S. Right Now?

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

We look at how recent events in the U.S. are affecting America’s position in the world, and its foreign policy stance.


New Jersey Politics, a Double Murder and a Dead-End Investigation

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Nancy Solomon, host of the new podcast "Dead End: A New Jersey Political Murder Mystery," talks about news on the investigation.

NJ Attorney General opens a new investigation into the unsolved killing of a politically-connected couple

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

The deaths of John and Joyce Sheridan have received renewed attention after the release of a podcast from WNYC Studios: Dead End: A New Jersey Political Murder Mystery.  

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Kai Wright Introduces Dead End: A New Jersey Political Murder Mystery

Friday, April 29, 2022

Kai Wright talks with WNYC colleague Nancy Solomon about her new podcast: Dead End: A New Jersey Political Murder Mystery.

New WNYC Podcast About A New Jersey Political Murder Mystery

Monday, April 25, 2022

We talk to WNYC's Nancy Solomon about a new podcast about a New Jersey political murder mystery.


Two Political Operatives, Two Hit Men and a Jersey Cold Case is Solved

Thursday, January 27, 2022

More details are emerging in the New Jersey case of a political operative who hired two hit men to kill an associate operative from Jersey City.

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A Personal Story And A Pledge to Lower Taxes: NJ Governor Reboots

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Murphy says his second term will be aimed at making New Jersey more affordable.

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Local Dems Want NJ Ballot Reform, but Party Bosses are Blocking it

Monday, January 17, 2022

A statewide effort to change election ballot layout is not favored by the people who benefit from the system.


This Week in Politics: A Preview of Governor Murphy's Second Term

Saturday, January 15, 2022

After Governor Phil Murphy's State of the State speech, we look ahead to his second term - and try to untangle a dispute over redistricting.

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