Talking Points: After State Of The State Address, New Yorkers Brace For Possible Tax HikesAfter the governor’s State of the State address, it’s clear tax hikes could be on the way. But where should we expect them?
Point Of View: Republican Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis Reacts To Cuomo's Budget PlanThe five-term Albany lawmaker joined CBSN New York’s political reporter Marcia Kramer for this week’s episode of “The Point.”
Talking Points: New York Facing Estimated $6 Billion Gap In Budget - Now What?Javier Lacayo, a vice president at SKD Knickerbocker, joined CBSN New York’s urban affairs expert Mark Peters and political reporter Marcia Kramer to discuss the situation.
Point Of View: Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins Talks Bail Reform, State Budget IssuesShe’s the first woman to lead the state senate and now faces one of the toughest financial challenges since the Great Depression. Is there any way to close that gap without raising taxes?
Talking Points: What Do You Think Of The Mayor's Plan To End Street Homelessness Within 5 Years?Joining CBS2 political reporter Marica Kramer this week are CBSN New York’s urban affairs expert Mark Peters and political strategist O’Brien Murray.
Point Of View: New York City's Social Services Commissioner Steven BanksHead of Social Services in New York Steven Banks and Mayor Bill de Blasio rolled out a bold plan to get the homeless off the streets in five years.
Talking Points: How Should New York City Deal With The Spike In Hate Crimes?Mike Morey, a Democratic strategist at SKDKnickerbocker, and CBSN New York's urban affairs expert Mark Peters joined political reporter Marcia Kramer on this week’s episode of "The Point."
Point Of View: New York City's Chief Financial Officer, Comptroller Scott StringerComptroller Scott Stringer is coming up on his sixth year as the city's fiscal watchdog, and he's made it no secret that he could run for mayor in 2021.
Talking Points: What's Next For Criminal Justice Reform In New York?Saima Anjam, vice president of the Parkside Group, and CBSN New York’s urban affairs expert Mark Peters joined political reporter Marcia Kramer to discuss the effects.
Point Of View: Incoming Queens DA Melinda Katz On Criminal Justice ReformKatz will have to hit the ground running, enforcing brand new criminal justice reforms set by the state, as even more proposals go before the Legislature in January.
Talking Points: What Is The Strategy Behind Michael Bloomberg's Presidential Bid?Chris Coffey, head of the New York practice for Tusk Ventures, and CBSN New York’s urban affairs expert joined political reporter Marcia Kramer to discuss the former mayor’s strategy.