This edition: New Queens Deputy Borough PresidentTweet
Original tape date: January 8, 2014.
First aired: January 15, 2014.
CityWide series host Ken Fisher continues the 18th season on CUNY-TV talking with the new Deputy Borough President of Queens, Leroy Comrie. In 2002, Comie was elected to the City Council from Queens, and just stepped down last month at the conclusion of his second term. The new Queens Borough President Melinda Katz named Comrie to the post of Deputy Borough President. A former Chief of Staff to City Councilman Archie Spigner, whom he succeeded in office to represent the 27th District, Comrie chaired the Council’s Land Use and Consumer Affairs Committees, and served as Democratic Majority Whip and head of the Queens delegation.
Leroy Comrie Deputy Borough President of Queens