Tag Archives: Politics

Geneva’s City Manager search & school assembly gone wrong in Newark .::. The Debrief Podcast 3/9/18

On Episode #19 of the Debrief Podcast Jackie Augustine and Josh Durso talk local politics, including the latest on a proposed piece of legislation that would impact the way child offenders are prosecuted. Other issues up for discussion include the latest on the Geneva City Manager search, a school assembly gone wrong in Newark and more.


Tracy Mitrano on Campaigning, Rep. Reed & 23rd District .::. Inside the FLX 3/1/18

As Rep. Tom Reed prepares for another general election battle this fall — Democrats are working hard to make sure that the best candidate is placed before voters.

On Thursday, Tracy Mitrano, who has been noted as the front-runner coming out of recent events throughout New York’s 23rd District — was in studio talking about issues important to voters.

She talked about the depth-of-field on the Democratic side, her experience as an educator, lawyer, and cyber security expert — as well as her thoughts on a variety of polarizing issues.

Listen to the entire interview below, or check out four candidates’ appearances on ‘Inside the FLX: Meet the Candidates’ by clicking here.


Rick Gallant for Congress .::. Inside the FLX 2/28/18

How does an educator and coach fit into the race for Democratic nomination in New York’s 23rd District?

Rick Gallant has served as a basketball coach and teacher for the last 17 years in the Corning-Painted Post School District. He’s been a resident of the region for the last two decades, and now, he’s a candidate for Democratic nomination to take on Rep. Tom Reed this fall.

Listen to his full-interview below, or check out all of the candidates interviews — as they’ve come on the program: