New York Politics Gets National Scrutiny

Cheddar News sits down with Albany-based reporter for WNYC, Dave Lombardo, to discuss two big New York political stories receiving national attention. Multiple Republican members of Congress accused Rep. Elise Stefanik of dog-whistling to the racist 'great replacement' conspiracy theory in some of her campaign ads. That theory inspired a racist mass shooting in Buffalo earlier this week. On the other side of the aisle, Democratic attempts to gerrymander an extra three seats out of New York failed in the courts and a new map released by a court-appointed special master caused a furor among Democrats.
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