Ithaca College contingent faculty announce a strike, Cornell grad students petition to unionize and two House committees approve the American Healthcare Act. All that and more plus weather and sports.
Tonight on NewsWatch, New York State taxpayers are being warned of a recent social security scam. Plus, the Republican party is hoping to gain supporters for their proposed healthcare bill. All that, plus weather and sports.
The ban on dogs in Stewart Park is lifted, Gov. Cuomo travels to Israel, and people rally around the country in support of President Trump.
Man was stabbed outside of an Ithaca gas station, storm causes power outages for thousands & US Attorney General recuses himself from an investigation. All that plus weather and sports.
Jewish community centers in New York and New Jersey continue to face bomb threats, Donald Trump hosts his first address to Congress, and a local legislator will not be seeking reelection. All that plus weather and sports.
Ithacans rally in support of the Affordable Care Act, the NLRB returns to Ithaca for a hearing on the Cayuga Medical Center, and Democrats elect a new party chair.
Ithaca College announces new president, Tompkins county legislature passes resolution to become a sanctuary county & President Trump repeals law effecting transgender students. All the plus weather & sports.
Bomb threats to Jewish community centers are on the rise across the nation. Also, an Albany school district creates plans for a school for immigrants and refugees. All that and more plus weather and sports.
Protesters confront Rep. Tom Reed at a series of town hall meetings, and the IC contingent faculty union schedules a protest.
Protesters against Tom Reed stage a sit in at his office and authorities investigate the ongoing rape investigation at Ithaca College.
CORRECTION: In the beginning of the episode, an anchor falsely stated that the Ithaca College contingent faculty voted to go on strike. Rather, the contingent faculty union voted and authorized any action up to and including a possible strike.