Nancy Solomon

Senior Reporter, WNYC

Nancy Solomon appears in the following:

Democrat Malinowski Hanging On by Slim Margin as Last Ballots Counted in New Jersey

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

The freshman Democrat had been declared a winner and then the provisional ballots were counted. 


Covid Surge in New Jersey Prompting Scientists to Sound the Alarm

Friday, November 13, 2020

With more than 3,000 new cases every day, the state is returning to levels last seen during the peak of the pandemic last spring.


What the Election Means for New York and New Jersey

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

WNYC’s politics reporter Brigid Bergin and New Jersey Public Radio’s Nancy Solomon join us to take your calls and answer how recent elections are impacting our communities.

What's Behind The Rise Of COVID-19 Cases In New Jersey

Thursday, November 05, 2020

New Jersey now has about twice the number of cases per capita as New York state. 


New Jersey Passes Strongest Plastics Ban in Country

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

The new law bans plastic carryout bags and polystyrene foam food containers, as well as paper bags at large grocery stores.

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Election Results in New York and New Jersey

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

We run through election results (so far) in our backyard. 

New Jersey Election Results: Democrats Hold Onto Congressional Seats

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

Incumbents hold onto congressional seats, legal marijuana passes. 


NYC and NJ Voters Turn Out In Record Numbers

Tuesday, November 03, 2020

Hear how voting has gone in New York and New Jersey as voters turn out in record numbers.


This Congressman Waited 9 Days for Election Results. Here's His Advice

Monday, November 02, 2020

Andy Kim won a nail-biter election in 2018. This week, the whole nation could be in the same boat.


"Down-Ballot" Races in NY and NJ

Monday, November 02, 2020

Errol Louis and Nancy Solomon preview the competitive Congressional and State races in our local area. 

Question on New Jersey Ballot Would Delay Redrawing of Political Map

Thursday, October 29, 2020

A ballot question could make redistricting more democratic, but opponents fear it will do the opposite.


New Jersey's COVID Surge And The Latest On Mail-In Voting

Monday, October 26, 2020

As New Yorkers wait in lengthy lines to cast their votes during early voting, New Jersey voters are mailing their ballots in. Nancy Solomon speaks about the high NJ turn out. 

New Yorkers Line Up To Cast Their Ballots On The First Day Of Early Voting

Saturday, October 24, 2020

New Yorkers show up at the crack of dawn with lawn chairs to cast their ballots.


Federal Judge Tosses Trump Campaign's Lawsuit Against NJ's Vote-By-Mail Election

Friday, October 23, 2020

The President's campaign took issue with New Jersey's plan to automatically mail a ballot to every registered voter.


NJ Race Isn't "About Republicans and Democrats." It's about Democrat-Turned-Republican Rep. Jeff Van Drew

Thursday, October 22, 2020

New Jersey's Second Congressional District is home to one of the tightest races in the region.


NJ Ballot Tracker Design Causing Anxiety Among Some Voters

Thursday, October 08, 2020

Some voters panic when the online tool tells them (incorrectly) they are not registered to vote.


Redistricting Question on NJ Ballot Opposed by Good Government Groups

Wednesday, October 07, 2020

The pandemic delayed the census, but Question #3 wants to permanently leave the door open for potential redistricting delays.


Tracing the White House Outbreak

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

WNYC's Nancy Solomon explains the implications of contact tracing the President's Bedminster fundraiser. 

This Republican Attended Trump Event, and He's Not in Quarantine

Monday, October 05, 2020

The candidate running against Cory Booker calls the Governor's request to quarantine "fear mongering."


Trump Holds Fundraiser in New Jersey Despite Exposure to COVID

Friday, October 02, 2020

Attendees raise $5 million for the president's re-election campaign, and then learn they have been exposed to the virus.