Rob Astorino

Rob Astorino appears in the following:

Meet the Candidates: Westchester County Executive

Monday, November 06, 2017

Hear from Westchester County Executive candidates Republican Rob Astorino, who is also the incumbent, and Democrat George Latimer.

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New York's Nuclear Option

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Indian Point nuclear power plant is slated to shutter its doors by 2021. Hear what this could mean for New Yorkers.

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The U.S. Charges Iranian Hackers Over Cyberattacks

Friday, March 25, 2016

The U.S. has charged 7 Iranian hackers over cyberattacks on American banks and a dam in Rye Brook, NY. Hear whether the charges will prevent future cyberattacks, or escalate a cyberwar.


Rob Astorino's Run for Governor

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Our series of interviews with the gubernatorial candidates continues with Rob Astorino, a Westchester County Executive running on the GOP line for Governor.

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Meet the Candidates: Westchester County Executive

Thursday, October 31, 2013

In back-to-back interviews, New Rochelle mayor Noam Bramson (Democrat) and Republican incumbent Rob Astorino talk about the issues facing Westchester County and why the voters should pick them in Tuesday's election.

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Rob Astorino Responds to Newtown

Monday, March 04, 2013

What's the best way to protect students in school? Rob Astorino, Westchester County Executive talks about the School Safety Symposium and various proposals involving safety, security, prevention and emergency response.

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Rob Astorino on Sandy Recovery and Westchester Guns

Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Rob Astorino, Westchester county executive, discusses how Westchester is recovering from Sandy and how federal assistance may help. Plus, Astorino reacts to the Journal-News "gun map".

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Westchester / Rockland Check-In

Thursday, November 01, 2012

Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino and Rockland County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef discuss the damage in their counties.

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Westchester Affordable Housing Response

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino responds to criticism from the Department of Housing and Urban Development over the fair housing settlement, and comments on the latest news concerning the Tappan Zee Bridge.

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Rebuilding the Tappan Zee Bridge

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Rockland County Executive Scott Vanderhoef and Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino talk about the reconstruction of the Tappan Zee Bridge.

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What's Ahead for Governor Cuomo

Monday, January 03, 2011

New York has a new Governor. Celeste Katz, writer for the Daily Politics blog at the New York Daily NewsErrol Louis, host of NY1's Inside City Hall; Stephen Madarasz, director of communication at the Civil Service Employees Association Local 1000; and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. react to Governor Cuomo's inauguration speech and discuss what's ahead for the governor in 2011. Then Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino weighs in on how his county may be affected during Governor Cuomo's term.

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Your Anecdotal Census: Westchester County

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Lisa Keller, associate professor of history at SUNY Purchase, talks about the demographic changes she's seen in the last ten years.  Then Teresita Wisell, associate dean of the Gateway Center at Westchester Community College discusses immigrant communities in Westchester.  Later, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino talks about how demographic changes have influenced politics and policy over the last ten years.

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Newly Elected: Westchester County Executive

Friday, November 13, 2009

Voters rejected the Democratic incumbent Andrew Spano in the recent election for Westchester County Executive. Republican Rob Astorino, the Westchester County Executive-elect, talks about his election and plans for the county.

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Setting Boundaries

Friday, November 13, 2009

Lawyers for the anti-poverty group ACORN filed a lawsuit claiming Congress violated the Constitution when it took their federal funding away. Vince Warren, executive director of the Center for Constitutional Rights, explains ACORN's case. Plus, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders on banking reform; NPR Ombudsman Alicia Shepard; newly elected Westchester executive ...