NY1 Is Launching a Political Podcast

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

NY1, the 24-hour Spectrum news network in New York City, is launching a political podcast.

Off Topic on Politics will be hosted by city hall and political reporter Grace Rauh. Statehouse reporter Zack Fink and Noticias NY1 host of Pura Politica, Juan Manuel Benitez, will be contributors.

“Our political experts will deliver essential information to commuters about what’s happening throughout New York and provide NY1 fans an additional touch point through which to interact with our journalists. We’re particularly excited for the opportunity to engage new viewers with content tailored to a host of platforms,” said Alison Hellman, group vp of marketing for Spectrum Networks.

The podcast starts Aug. 3.