"Represent NYC" is a weekly program produced by Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) that gives local elected officials the chance to update voters about the issues shaping the future of the city. The show features a rotating cast of politicians, leaders and guests discussing pressing topics like affordable housing, education policy, and domestic violence.  

Watch Sunday at 7pm and Wednesday at 9pm on MNN (Spectrum 34, 1993, 1995, RCN 82, FiOS 33). 

Want to spotlight legislation or a city issue on TV? Email francesbruey@mnn.org

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Episodes

Represent NYC: Anti-Blackness In The Immigration System

On this episode of #RepresentNYC, host NYC Deputy Public Advocate Xamayla Rose examines anti-blackness in the #immigration system and its impact on Haitian asylum seekers with special guests: National Director of Policy and Advocacy for UndocuBlack Network, Haddy Gassama, as well as Stephanie Delia...

Represent NYC: Expanding Voting Rights To Non-Citizens

On this episode of #RepresentNYC, host NY City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez is joined by DACA recepient Eva Santos to spotlight the #OurCity #OurVote legislation that will allow tax paying New Yorkers to #vote in local #elections despite immigration status.

Represent NYC: The Secure Choice Savings Plan

On this episode of #RepresentNYC, Acting NY Secretary of State Robert J. Rodriguez hosts with special guests NY State Senator Diane Savino and AARP's New York State Director Beth Finkel to discuss how the #securechoice #savingsplan ensures New York State #workers a reliable option to #save for their...

Represent NYC: Protecting Reproductive Health & Justice

On this episode of #RepresentNYC, host NYS Assemblymember Deborah Glick discusses #reproductivehealth and #justice with guests Founder and Executive Director of National Advocates for Pregnant Women, Lynn Paltrow, as well as Elisabeth Smith, Director, State Policy & Advocacy at the Center for...