Coming up this evening on Capital Tonight
To the Left
- The Democratic National Convention kicks off today in Philadelphia, and it begins with a lot of behind the scenes drama. Party chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz is stepping down, and Bernie Sanders supporters are staging protests around the city. We’ll be live from the Wells Fargo arena, and talk about the latest developments with the executive director of the state party, Basil Smikle.
- Also- Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Senate Minority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins discuss the presidential race and local races in NY.