Listen: Senator Charles Schumer, Long Island And New York City discussed on Vickie Allen and Levon Putney
"You're never more than fifteen minutes from the big stories on WCBS. Good morning. I'm alan. Three thanks to now at twelve fifteen one. Never to Clemson rolled right past number one, Alabama and won the college football national championship game routing the crimson tide. Forty four sixteen to President Trump will deliver a Tuesday night primetime address about what he calls a crisis at the US Mexico border. This amid the partial government shutdown tied to his insistence that congress authorized more than five billion dollars to build a wall along the southern border three democratic leaders Pelosi and Schumer are asking the networks for equal time as they call for an end to the government shutdown now in its eighteenth day police on Long Island are on the lookout for a man who tried to abduct a young boy at Greenacres mall over the weekend. News reports the guy who appear to be about thirty five years old grabbed the child's hand and tried to walk away with him before a family member intervened. The task that's happened around five pm Saturday now say. A county. Police say the family reported the incident on Sunday, they say the man was about five feet five hundred forty pounds and was wearing a dark green coat red and white pants and black boots. Anyone with information is asked to call crime stoppers at eight hundred two four four TI PS. Senate minority leader Schumer says the partial government shutdown is making the shortage of the shingles vaccine worse, particularly on Long Island are so feel is more on that, thankfully, there is a shingles vaccine cold shin Rix that is given in two doses. And is extremely effective against the volley risks. That problem you go into nearly every pharmacy here on Long Island, and they are out of the vaccine and Senator Charles Schumer says with most of the FDA staff part of the government shutdown an emergency order needs to be put in place dome calling on the FDA to declare an emergency hire new workers and work with the one. Company that makes the shingles vaccine to get the vaccine here to Long Island and to New York City right away Schumer says what happened to some people. They received the first dose of the vaccine, but could not get the second dose. Sophia hall WCBS News Radio eight eighty. W CBS news time twelve seventeen Trump administration official who planned to spend this mom living at New York City's troubled public housing system says the partial government shutdown as put her experiment on hold lend patent as the regional administrator for the department of housing and urban development in New York, and you jersey, she planned to stay with four different families in city housing authority buildings to experience conditions firsthand tweeted that chill reschedule after the shutdown ends, it's twelve eighteen traffic."