New York NOW

The DNC, Jamaal Bowman, Assm. Ed Ra, Census Scramble

August 21, 2020

On this week's edition of New York NOW: Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at the Democratic National Convention and announces a new book, while lawmakers push for a new probe into COVID-19 and nursing homesBernadette Hogan from the New York Post joins us to discuss.

Jamaal Bowman sent shockwaves through the Democratic party when he defeated three-decade Rep. Eliot Engel in a primary this year. He joins us to discuss his win, the future of the party, and more.

Assemblyman Edward Ra, R-Nassau, is the top tanking Republican involved in budget negotiations in the Assembly. He's with us to talk about New York's fiscal crisis, and what the state can do.

And more than a third of households in New York still haven't filled out this year's census. Jeff Behler, the New York regional director of the U.S. Census Bureau, has analysis.

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