Pushback After NYC Council Gets New Speaker - NBC New York

    Pushback After NYC Council Gets New Speaker

    In an almost unanimous vote, Manhattan Democrat Corey Johnson is taking over the position of speaker, but there is also some pushback -- and it has to do with race. Andrew Siff reports. (Published Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018) In an almost unanimous vote, Manhattan Democrat Corey Johnson is taking over the position of speaker, but there is also some pushback -- and it has to... See More