New York NOW

Historic First: A Woman in Charge of the Senate

Season 2018 Episode 45 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Senate Minority Leader Andrea Stewart Cousins is looking ahead to 2019 when Democrats will seize control of the chamber and will become the first woman and first African-American woman to lead the chamber. She outlines for us this week her conference's priorities and why she thinks it will be different this time around now that Democrats have control of the Senate for the first time since 2010.

Aired: 11/16/18

Rating: NR

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