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This edition: Michael Powell, NY Bureau Chief, Washington Post

Episode Details

Original tape date: March 29, 2005.

Powell has the responsibility for carrying New York City's message to the nation's capitol. He discusses the experience of returning to New York after living in Washington, and the advantage for a journalist of seeing the city with fresh eyes. He speaks of Manhattan as “the face of New York” and contrasts the perception of issues like homelessness in New York and Washington. Mr. Powell also talks about the recent surge in immigration and the upcoming mayoral election.

Guest List

Ronnie M. Eldridge Host, Eldridge & Co.

Michael Powell New York bureau chief, Washington Post