This edition: Hon. Christine Quinn, Speaker, New York City CouncilTweet
Original tape date: July 29, 2008.
Doug sits down with Hon. Christine C. Quinn, Speaker of the New York City Council. Making history as the first woman, openly gay, and Irish-American Speaker, Speaker Quinn may reach for another historical milestone by running for Mayor. During her tenure at the Council, she has had numerous accomplishments including achieving laws and policies in such areas as public safety, early childhood education, relief for small businesses, hunger and nutrition and affordable housing.
Prof. Douglas Muzzio Political Analyst, CUNY TV, Professor, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College/CUNY
Hon. Christine C. Quinn City Council Speaker