with Andrew Whitman
Get to know the people who make news in the Lower Hudson Valley – lawmakers, celebrities, and community leaders. NewsBreakers tackles the issues making headlines.
Shawyn Patterson-Howard, who just defeated incumbent mayor Richard Thomas in the Democratic Mayoral primary in Mount Vernon, talks about...read more
Westchester County Executive George Latimer (D) sits with Senior Political Correspondent Andrew Whitman about the county’s pending sales...read more
Former Chairman of the Westchester County Board of Legislators, Mike Kaplowitz (D – District 4) sits with Andrew Whitman to discuss why he’s leaving the board, the state of politics in the county, and the relationships he’s had with his fellow board membersread more
Current GOP Minority Leader on the Westchester County Board of Legislators, John Testa (R – District 1) sits with Andrew Whitman to...read more
In his first interview since he was named President and COO of Empire City for MGM (which purchased the racino in January), Uri Clinton sits with Andrew to discuss the changes MGM is and will bring to Empire City, its commitment to horse racing in Yonkers, and their...read more
State Sen. Shelley Mayer (D-Westchester) & Senior Political Correspondent Andrew Whitman review what bills lawmakers passed (driver licenses for undocumented immigrants, ending religious exemptions for measles vaccines, more), what they did not (automatic voter...read more
Jeffrey Veatch opposes legalizing recreational marijuana in New York – he considered it a gateway that led to the death of his son, Justin, from a heroin overdose in 2008. But he recognizes how complicated the issue is – and he and Andrew Whitman have a heartfelt,...read more
County Legislator Damon Maher (D-District 10) discusses what happened at a controversial meeting with school resource officers at a meeting in March, and defends himself against allegations he’s biased against police. [kaltura-widget uiconfid="24318621"...read more
With Pride month now underway, and the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots approaching, NewsBreakers sits with the Executive Directors of the LGBTQ community centers in Westchester & Rockland. Judy Troilo & Brooke Malloy discuss the challenges specific to the LGBTQ community in our region – and discuss what more allies and supporters can do to help.read more
Assemblyman David Buchwald (D – Westchester) sponsored the just-passed bill that will allow New York to share President Trump’s tax returns with Congress.
He discusses how the bill works, and why it’s needed, with Senior Political Correspondent Andrew Whitman.read more