NEW YORK — NY1 Political Anchor Errol Louis moderates a primary debate with four Democrats looking to succeed Rubén Díaz Jr. as Bronx borough president.

The candidates in the debate:

  • Fernando Cabrera
  • Nathalia Fernández
  • Vanessa Gibson
  • Luis Sepúlveda

Among the topics the candidates discussed:

  • How to boost low COVID-19 vaccination rates in the borough
  • How to help the Bronx’s economy rebound
  • If they would try and attract big companies to open warehouses, hubs, and big-box stores in the borough
  • Who’s best suited to bring in more affordable housing to the Bronx
  • If New York City’s public housing authority should use a public-private partnership to secure funding for critical repairs


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Watch the full debate above.


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