David Cruz
David Cruz
Senior Correspondent

David Cruz is NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams’s correspondent covering primarily North Jersey, which is very familiar territory for the 20-year state news veteran and lifelong Jersey City resident. His local journalism career began as a general assignment reporter in Cablevision’s nightly TV newscast, North Hudson News. From there he went on to become Managing Editor and columnist at the Hudson Reporter newspaper group, where he wrote the popular weekly Latin Beat column and was instrumental in developing the publication’s Union City and West New York editions. Cruz also anchored, produced and wrote for WBGO-FM, where he created and hosted the Newark Today call-in show with Mayor Cory Booker. Additional experience includes substitute hosting on WNYC-AM’s Brian Lehrer Show and Soundcheck and contributing feature stories to NPR’s Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Latino USA.

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Talks continue, but government shutdown looms
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Talks continue, but government shutdown looms

David Cruz | Jan 19, 2018

Democrats say that in order to vote for a continuing resolution that would temporarily keep the government funded and running, they want Republicans to fund some of their priorities.