NCC Knows is franchise of “explainer” news storied produced by 2019 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Explainer journalism clarifies the more complex facets of news stories, provides deeper background, or explains in greater detail how something that’s been in the news work or could work.
Up until the 2018 New York State mid-term election, Republicans had majority control over the state’s senate and the assembly. Now that Democrats have control over both state legislative bodies, they’ve begun making immediate changes to state laws, starting with a new voting reform package. N-C-C News Naiya Brooks and Danielle Bulluck explains how the new voting laws will work in the election.