Jumaane Williams on his run for New York State Governor
New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams is a Democrat running for New York State Governor. He's a former member of New York City Council who ran against current Governor Kathy Hochul for Lt. Governor in 2018. Williams describes himself as a Democratic socialist and is offering himself as a challenge to Hochul on the left. He is in Rochester this week to kick off a statewide petitioning campaign to get him on the primary ballot.
We talk with him and his running mate, Ana María Archila, about their platform and priorities for office. Our guests:
And if you want to hear more from Williams, see Gino Fanelli's interview for our partner publication, CITY News.