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RFL Blog

Focusing on national and regional politics with a healthy dose of sports and entertainment, the RFL Blog offers readers a chance to further explore today'’s headline news through the writings of industry insiders, commentators and special guests.


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– Noam Chomsky 


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Posted by Dominic Carter on November 11, 2018
The Food Bank for New York City

The Hunger problem is real. Mostly children, older adults, seniors, and women. Add quite a few of working New Yorkers also to hunger that list. In many cases, working multiple jobs, but still can’t make ends meet.

This is a story that will air this week on Richard French Live.

1 out of every 5 residents in America’s largest City, New York, needs an Emergency feeding program.

Posted by Dominic Carter on November 5, 2018

A Friday afternoon on busy Bergen Ave in Jersey City, New Jersey. On either side of the street, all the businesses and store-fronts lined up right next to each other. Cars and City Buses moving non-stop along in both directions.

Posted by Dominic Carter on October 26, 2018

New York City Mayor Bill Deblasio told our colleague Dominic Carter on Richard French Live, that the city and region is sake.

Posted by Dominic Carter on October 22, 2018

I have flown on an NYPD patrol helicopter around the big apple and past the Statue of Liberty.

I have traveled the choppy waters of the Hudson River on an NYPD boat just days after the 9/11 attack with then-NY Mayor Rudy Giuliani to the “Ground Zero” area.

Yonkers Ave is where Police Headquarters is located in Yonkers New York. New York's 4th largest city.

Posted by Dominic Carter on October 22, 2018

Please meet 14 year old Elijah. I raised my left arm high up in the air and said to him “High five…can I get a high five.” Elijah complied. This was a special report on Richard French Live.

Elijah’s pleasant demeanor and contagious smile stands out. Again Elijah is 14 years old but has fallen behind in school.He's classified as dealing with : Severe Learning Disabilities, Language Disorder and ADHD. You can see my blog post here.

Posted by Dominic Carter on October 14, 2018
Newsman Dominic Carter with Struggling Taxi Drivers

Imagine you had to pay a million dollars for your business, as a requirement of the City Government, but your direct competitor, paid nothing.

In other words, competition from Uber and Lyft is drastically lowering the incomes of Taxi and Livery drivers.

Posted by Dominic Carter on October 13, 2018
Newsman Dominic Carter interviews Book Author Wayne Sobers

This man WAYNE SOBERS IS A TRUE PIONEER. Mr. Sobers attended Stuyvesant High School back in 1951. Then graduated from City College, and went on to become an officer in the NAVY in 1959. He's now 81, and released a motivational book on his life titled: "The Harlem Line: Lessons Learned Along The Way." He has done so many things including owning a Car Dealership in North Carolina.

Mr. Sobers was profiled on Richard French Live

Posted by Dominic Carter on October 10, 2018
Journalist Dominic Carter argues we have lost our Political Civility

We have lost our Political Civility, all in the name of winning.Exhibit A, the 114th Supreme Court Judge, Brett Kavanaugh. Our politics nowadays are nasty, mean-spirited, polarized, and do anything, say anything to win.

This is a piece our Dominic Carter wrote. You can click here.

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Posted by Dominic Carter on October 4, 2018
New York Reporter Dominic Carter and Former Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano

The corruption re-trial of Former Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano is set to begin the week of October 16. The Mangano's and their lawyers spoke with our Dominic Carter.

You can follow Dominic on Twitter,and Medium.

Posted by Dominic Carter on October 2, 2018
Journalist Dominic Carter interviews candidate for Gov Marc Molinaro

New York GOP candidate for governor, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro is trying to gain traction in his run against incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo.

Molinaro is taking exception with Cuomo donations from Crystal Run Healthcare. In 2016 Crystal Run received grants from the NYS Health Department of 25.4 million.

Molinaro sat down with Journalist Dominic Carter, and the interview aired on Richard French Live.



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