News 12 to Host NYC Mayor Eric Adams for Call-In Show

First Show Will Air on News 12 The Bronx, News 12 Brooklyn, and News 12 NY on Thursday, May 23 at 7:30pm ET 

New York, New York (May 8, 2024) - News 12, the preeminent hyperlocal news source across the New York tri-state area, today announced an exclusive new show featuring New York City Mayor Eric Adams. The 30-minute call-in program will feature Mayor Adams answering questions directly from News 12 viewers. The first show in the series will air exclusively on News 12 The Bronx, News 12 Brooklyn, and News 12 NY on Thursday, May 23 at 7:30pm ET. 

The first show will be hosted by Kurt Semder, News 12 Anchor, with future shows being hosted by Amanda Bossard, News 12 Anchor. Viewers will be able ask Mayor Adams the questions that matter most to them and their fellow New Yorkers by submitting questions here or on News 12’s X and Instagram. Additionally, viewers can call-in via phone to 718-861-6800 starting at 7:30pm ET on May 23. 

“At News 12, we are dedicated to keeping our viewers informed on the state of their communities, which includes providing them with access and insights on their elected officials,” said Kristin Malaspina, Chief Content Officer of News 12. “We are honored that Mayor Adams chose to return to News 12 to kick-off this exclusive new series, he participated in a similar show on our networks when he was Brooklyn Borough President, and we can’t wait for our viewers to hear from him again.” 

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