This edition: Congresswoman, Nydia M. Velazquez (Dem., 12th Congressional District, NYC)Tweet
Original tape date: October 6, 2008.
CITYWIDE is celebrating its 13th year on CUNY-TV. Throughout the fall, CITYWIDE will focus on politics, and how the national presidential election impacts New Yorkers.
On this edition, series host Ken Fisher speaks with New York City Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez, who represents the 12th Congressional District, with constituents in parts of three boroughs -- Brooklyn , Queens and Manhattan. Rep. Velázquez discusses her participation in the Obama campaign, the recently enacted economic rescue plan and plans by Mayor Bloomberg to seek a third mayoral term.