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This edition: NYC Public Advocate Letitia James

Episode Details

Original tape date: April 14, 2015.

First aired: April 15, 2015.

Letitia James, NYC Public Advocate, says that while embracing being the first African American elected to citywide office, this fact is nothing more than an "historical footnote if you don't do something with it." Ms. James goes on to discuss her office's work on behalf of housing, poverty, wages, homeless youth, campaign finance, LGBT issues, victimization in city jails, Rikers and much more.

Guest List

Letitia James New York City Public Advocate, New York City Public Advocate's Office