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Biaggi Myrie Ramos May. These are the names you should (probably) know for next year's legislative session. We've spent a lot of time watching the race for governor in New York, so now hosts Kacie and Andrew take you through the most important State Senate races this November. Democrats are the closest they've been in nearly a decade to achieving a trifecta: control of the Assembly, Senate, and governorship. We've chatted with four likely members of the freshman class, and zoom in on the...
Rising temperatures, algal blooms, billions (with a B)of tons of food waste and the growing need for renewable energy sources have New York politicians under pressure from environmental groups and voters alike. Prickly hosts Kacie and Andrew chat with Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins about his gubernatorial bid and City & State’s Rebecca Lewis.
The Elephants in the Room
Primary season is over and the general election is upon us. So who are the Republicans running to unseat New York's biggest power players? Hosts Kacie and Andrew chat with gubernatorial candidate Marc Molinaro and senate candidate Chele Farley about their touchstone economic proposals, experience, and their motivations for running.
A Prickly Primary Night
Primary Day in New York has come and gone, and the establishment held out in the big races but the progressive wave had some casualties down ballot. Hosts Andrew Seger and Kacie Candela break down all the major races, from the gubernatorial to the major upsets of most former IDC members.
Under the Lights
The New York State Primaries are less than a week away, and the Democratic gubernatorial candidates recently faced off in a debate for the first time. The four Democrats vying to fill New York's Attorney General seat also took to the debate stage to try to convince voters to pick them on September 13. This week, Kacie and Andrew take a look at the candidates' performances and talk with Jeff Coltin, a political reporter with City and State. Tune in to catch up on the issues the candidates are...