Weeks ago, NY1 first reported that Corey Johnson had secured enough votes to become the next city council speaker. Monday, immediately following the inauguration festivities at City Hall, NY1 Political Reporter Courtney Gross sat down with Johnson for his first interview since she broke the news of his victory. Johnson told her that he's going to be an independent speaker, ready to challenge the mayor.
Corey Johnson explains why he thinks he'll be an independent council speaker
By Inside City Hall | January 1, 2018 @7:49 PM