Represent NYC: Past Episodes

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Community Board 12 Chair Shah Ally and his guests discuss the challenges small businesses are up against and what local government should do to protect the mom and pop shops that have become staples in our neighborhoods.
New York State Senator Brian Benjamin talks with Veronica Vanterpool of V Squared Strategies, LLC and MTA board member Kathy Wylde of Partnership for New York City, about the pros and cons of congestion pricing and the impact it would have on our streets and our wallets.
Council Member Keith Powers talks with Bitta Mostafi (NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs) about how the city can more efficiently use its resources to protect immigrants. Plus, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer stops by to discuss Rikers Island, bail reform and NYCHA.
Manhattan Community Board 12 Chair Shah Ally talks with NYS Assembly Member Dan Quart and JustLeadershipUSA’s Erin George about the impact of bail on marginalized communities and why we need to reform the system.
New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli talks with newly-elected NYC Council Members Diana Ayala and Carlina Rivera about their priorities moving forward.
Gotham Gazette’s Ben Max chats with Jeff Mays (New York Times) and Brendan Cheney (POLITICO New York) about Mayor de Blasio’s State of the City and his 12-point plan for building a fairer New York City.