June Capitol View: Is America Ready to Come Out? Electing a Gay President in 2020

Gramercy’s final installment of Capitol View in 2019 recognized Pride Month with a panel discussion that asked a simple question: Is America ready for a gay president? The talk featured prominently Mayor Pete’s presidential run, and also the nuances of national politics. Panelists included Dr. Angela D. Ledford, Professor of Political Science at the College…
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March Capitol View Features a Reporter’s Roundtable

Gramercy’s third Capitol View brought together distinguished government reporters for a discussion on New York State’s financial picture and what the 2019 budget could look like. Panelists included Josefa Velasquez of The City, Liz Young of the Albany Business Review and David Lombardo of the Times Union, with Capital Tonight reporter Nick Reisman moderating. Topics covered ranged from what a plastic bag ban could…
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