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National Voter Registration Day:
Celebrated in September, the day seeks to raise awareness of voter registration and celebrate democracy. This week MNN Community Producers celebrate democracy with discussions about voting rights initiatives, primary elections and much more.
Tune in September 21, starting at 7 pm EST!
MNN Channel 5 (Spectrum 1933)
Today's Verdict: 7:00 pm
Represent NYC: 7:30 pm
Punto de Vista: 8:00 pm
Represent NYC is a weekly program produced by MNN that features a rotating cast of politicians and community leaders. On this episode Gotham Gazette's Ben Max sits down with Susan Lerner, Executive Director of Common Cause/NY, Camille Rivera, partner at New Deal Strategies, and Jon Campbell, reporter covering NYS government and politics for WNYC radio and Gothamist. They discuss the resignation-under-fire of NY State's Lieutenant Governor Brian Benjamin, and what it will mean for Governor Kathy Hochul.
Today's Verdict’s host and trial attorney David Lesch, Esq. talks with Anthony Posada, Supervising attorney at The Legal Aid Society about the demand of greater access to early voting for people incarcerated on Rikers Island, as mandated by NYS law. Also on this episode we meet Wennie Chin, Director of Civic Engagement at NYIC , she discusses how Local Law 11-2022 will empower immigrant communities across the city.
Punto de Vista is a Spanish language program that aims to provide information to hispanic communities around NYC and beyond. On this episode host Carlos Cabrera talks with Sabina Matos, the first Afro-Latina lieutenant governor and the first Dominican-American to hold state-wide office in the United States. Please note, this interview is conducted in spanish.
Punto de Vista es un programa en español que tiene como objetivo proporcionar información a las comunidades hispanas de la ciudad de Nueva York y más allá. En este episodio, el presentador Carlos Cabrera habla con Sabina Matos, la primera vicegobernadora afrolatina y la primera dominicana-americana en ocupar un cargo estatal en Estados Unidos.
Únase a partir del domingo, 18 de Septiembre y, a la 1PM y el miércoles, 21 de Septiembre a las 7PM en MNN 5 (Spectrum 1993).
Join us Sunday, September 18 at 1PM and Wednesday, September 21 at 7PM on MNN 5 (Spectrum 1993).