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Connections: Assessing Trump's Chances To Win The NY Primary

Mar 7, 2016

Can Donald Trump win crossover Democrats in a general election? And will he dominate upstate New York next month in the primary, as he predicts?

Pundits of all stripes have been wrong about Trump since last summer, and now it looks like Trump is going to be the Republican nominee. Our panel discusses Trump's prospects in New York, with Democrats, and in the general. Our guests:

  • Bill Nojay, New York State Assemblyman and longtime Trump supporter
  • Arnold Rothschild, political strategist
  • Rob Shum, professor in the department of political science, College at Brockport
  • Josh Keaton, local Democratic activist and Clinton supporter