New York NOW

COVID Warning, Rep. Suozzi's Governor Run, Misinformatiom

Season 2021 Episode 50 | 26m 46s

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State health officials in New York warn of an anticipated winter COVID-19 surge amid the spread of the Omicron variant. Rep. Tom Suozzi, a Democrat from Long Island, is running for governor. The spread of fake news and misinformation seems to get worse every day. Briana McNamee from the New York Library Association and Kelly Wetherbee from DemocracyReady NY's Media Literacy Chapter discuss.

Aired: 12/17/21 | Rating: NR

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