WAMC's David Guistina speaks with Ken Lovett, Albany Bureau Chief for The New York Daily News, about Senator Jeff Klein, of New York City, and the alleged perks of leadership. The pair preview the state GOP and Democratic conventions, which are this week.
WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about GOP gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro's apparent efforts to have former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara run against the Democratic candidate for New York Attorney General on a fusion ticket in November. They also discuss who will be appointed to serve the remainder of former Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's term, and a firm headed by former digital director for Bernie Sanders' campaign that'll begin working with the Working Families Party.
WAMC's David Guistina speaks with Ken Lovett, Albany Bureau Chief for The New York Daily News, about the resignation of state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. The Attorney General announced his resignation following allegations published by The New Yorker that he was physically violent toward four women. The pair also discuss possible appointees to the position, which the legislature will decide.