Tracie Hunte

Associate Producer, WNYC News

Tracie Hunte is an Associate Producer in the WNYC Newsroom.

Before joining the station in 2010, she was a part of the production staff at ABC News’ 20/20 and Primetime, where she worked on specials about the 2008 presidential race, people living with albinism, teen pregnancy and celebrity interviews. She won a 2007 News and Documentary Emmy for contributions to 20/20’s “Waiting on the World to Change,” a documentary about poor children living in Camden, N.J. Follow her tweets @traciehunte.

Tracie Hunte appears in the following:

A Big Week for Criminal Justice Reforms

Friday, October 02, 2015

Big changes might be on the way to the NYPD, federal and state courts. 

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Mayor de Blasio Says Pope Francis 'Raises the Bar'

Friday, September 25, 2015

Mayor de Blasio spoke with WNYC this morning about the significance of Pope Francis' message for New York City. The mayor will spend much of today with the pope.


Sisters of Faith Keep Busy Doing the Pope’s Work

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

As their numbers dwindle, religious communities such as the Sisters of St. Joseph on Long Island, are carrying on their missions with an eye toward passing the baton to laypeople.

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NYU Sports Complex Will Get a Facelift Amid Controversy

Monday, August 31, 2015

The Coles Sports Center will close for renovation in November. A new gym is also being built on Lafayette Street in the East Village.


Stopped-and-Frisked by the Police? Soon, You Might Get a 'Receipt'

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The form will direct recipients to call one or both NYPD watchdogs if they have a complaint.


Can the City Spy on Activists?

Thursday, August 20, 2015

In the aftermath of Eric Garner's death, undercover MTA officers allegedly monitored activists, kept photos of them on file and tracked their movements. To what extent was this legal?


What Does Sen. Schumer's Opposition to Iran Deal Mean?

Friday, August 07, 2015

Sen. Schumer has been described as the most influential Jewish politician in Congress, but that doesn't mean his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal will jeopardize it. 


New York's Medical Marijuana Program Moves Forward

Friday, July 31, 2015

State health officials have chosen five companies to grow and dispense the drug.


Even With Redesign, Your Flight From LaGuardia Might Still Be Late

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Some airline experts say the changes won't solve LaGuardia's real problem.

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Agency Charged With Care of Vulnerable Adults Overburdened & Underfunded

Friday, July 24, 2015

Caseworkers had so many clients they often faked visits and didn't know about deaths until months later. 


The Uber Effect Has Yellow Cabs 'in a State of Panic'

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Ride hail apps like Uber and Lyft are hitting traditional yellow cabs right where it hurts: in the medallions. 


Doctorow's Roots in New York Ran Deep

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The novelist was born in the Bronx, and went on to teach at New York University.


Analysis: Trump's Style Wins Early Support

Monday, July 20, 2015

Trump's continued success will rely on what Republican voters think about his views on other issues.

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Uber Takes on Mayor de Blasio With TV Ad

Friday, July 17, 2015

The ad, released Friday, accuses Mayor Bill de Blasio of "pushing the agenda of his big taxi donors" at the expense of drivers and passengers.

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After 44 Years, Maria Bids Sesame Street Farewell

Friday, July 03, 2015

Award-winning actress and writer Sonia Manzano announced this week that she won't be returning next season.

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Misty Copeland Is First Black Woman to be Named Principal Dancer At ABT

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Throughout her career, Copeland has been outspoken about the challenges of being a black ballerina.


Windsor Lawyer: Marriage Ruling a Victory, "But Plenty of Work to Be Done"

Friday, June 26, 2015

Friday's Supreme Court decision will have far-reaching implications.


Are Rent Laws Worth It?

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Rent regulations are expected to be renewed, but what would happen if they weren't?

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The Land New York City Doesn't Want to Build on

Monday, June 15, 2015
The DEP has been buying up thousands of acres of land around the streams and reservoirs that supply New York. But not everyone is happy about that.

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Teen Who Spent Three Years At Rikers Commits Suicide

Monday, June 08, 2015

Kalief Browder was 16 years old when he was sent to Rikers on a robbery charge. He spent three years at the jail without being convicted of a crime.

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