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This edition: Political Wiseguys, commentary on the Sept. 12 Mayoral Primary

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 14, 2005.

Fran Reiter, former Deputy Mayor who ran Rudy Giuliani's mayoral campaign, and John LoCicero, Ed Koch's campaign manager, discuss the 9/12 democratic primary, as well as the upcoming election for Mayor of the City of New York. They touch on the sense of entitlement that is hurting candidate Freddy Ferrer's bid, Andrew Weiner's surprising surge in the polls, and how the demographics of the city will affect the November election. They also discuss the difficulty of unseating the moderate republican, Mayor Bloomberg.

Guest List

John LoCicero Former Campaign Manager to Ed Koch

Prof. Douglas Muzzio Political Analyst, CUNY TV, Professor, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College/CUNY

Fran Reiter Former Deputy Mayor, New York City