( * ) Indicates an additional show not scheduled for Saturday night.
Weekly Archive of the Guests of 2014
December 27th, 2014: FRIENDS & FAMILY at the OHEL Chanukah Party
December 20th, 2014: Eric S. Goldstein, CEO, UJA Federation
December 13, 2014: Carolyn B. Maloney, Congresswoman for NYC’s 12th District “The Settlement with SNCF” and (Guest 2) Eric L. Adams, Brooklyn Borough President discusses the “The Incident at 770.”
December 6, 2014: Dov Hikind, New York State Assemblyman for District 48 (Brooklyn).
November 29, 2014: Guest Host Chaskel Bennett interviews Ezra Friedlander, CEO of The Friedlander Group
November 22nd, 2014: Malcolm Hoenlein, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations
November 15, 2014: Exclusive coverage of Agudath Israel of America Convention. * Leon is a Board Member at this renowned organization.
November 8, 2014: NY Assemblyman Dov Hikind, NYS Senator Martin Golden and Chaskel Bennett.
November 1, 2014: Dov Hikind, New York State Assemblyman for District 48 (Brooklyn).
October 18th, 2014: Kathleen Rice, District Attorney of Nassau County and Congressional Candidate
October 11th, 2014: Aron Weider, Majority Leader of the Rockland County Legislature
October 4th, 2014: John Cahill, Candidate for New York Attorney General
September 27, 2014: Hakeem Jeffries, Congressman for New York’s 8th District; Simcha Felder, New York State Senate – 17th District; Melissa Mark – Viverito, Speaker of the New York City Council; Mark Levine, New York City Council Member – 7th District; Brad Lander, New York City Council Member – 39th District; Chaim Deutsch, New York City Council Member – 48th District; Scott Stringer,New York City Comptroller; September 6th, 2014: Kathy Hochul, Candidate for Lt. Governor of New York and former Congresswoman.
September 20, 2014: Sheldon Silver, Speaker of the New York State Assembly
September 13, 2014: Rabbi Pikus, Executive Director of COJO of Flatbush; Moshe Zakheim, President of COJO of Flatbush; Larry Spiewak, Chairman of COJO of Flatbush
September 6, 2014: Kathy Hochul, Former Congresswoman and candidate for Lt. Governor
August 30, 2014: Steven Cymbrowitz, NY State Assemblyman
August 23, 2014: Guest Hosted by Chaskel Bennett
August 16, 2014: Hakeem Jeffries, 8th District – New York
August 9, 2014: James Woosley, Ambassador and former Director of Central Intelligence, chairs the board of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and is a Venture Partner with Lux Capital Management.
August 2, 2014: Shahar Azani, Spokesperson and Consol for Media Affairs for the Consolate General of Israel in New York
July 26, 2014: Colonel Richard Kemp and 7 members of Congress. These members include: Luke Messer (6th District – Indiana), Dr. Bill Cassidy (6th District – Louisiana), Tom Reed (23rd District – New York), Chris Gibson (19th District – New York), Hakeem Jeffries (8th District – New York), Yvette Clarke (9th District – New York) and Doug Lamborn (5th District – Colorado).
July 19, 2014: Malcolm Hoenlein, and Leon speak on the topic of the Solidarity Mission.
* July 15, 2014: Rafael Medoff, American historian, the founding director of The David Wyman Institute for Holocaust Studies.
July 12th, 2014: Gil Lainer, Consul for Public Diplomacy at the Consulate General of Israel in New York, gives an official update on the War in Israel – Operation Protective Edge.
* July 9, 2014: Chaskel Bennett, Agudath Israel Trustee, on attending the ceremony for the awarding of Congressional Gold Medal Award to Raoul Wallenberg , where Leon served on the committee. See photos by Clicking HERE.
July 5, 2014: Guests included: Gregory Meeks, Congressman of New York’s 5th District; Peter Rebenwurzel, Chairman of the Raoul Wallenberg Centennial Celebration Commission; and Ezra Friedlander, CEO of the Friedlander Group
June 28, 2014: Guests included: Helene Weinstein, the Assembly Woman for District 41 and Leah Steinberg, Director of Special Ed. at Agudath Israel. Topic: Special Education.
June 7th, 2014: Guest: Rob Astorino, Republican Candidate for New York State Governor.
May 31, 2014: Segment 1: Scott Stringer, New York City Comptroller. Segment 2: Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel, President of Agudath Israel of America
May 24, 2014: Special Guest
May 17, 2014: Chaim M. Deutsch, Council Member – 48th District, and Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel, President of Agudath Israel of America
May 10, 2014: David Pollack
May 3rd, 2014: Guest: Malcolm Hoenlein, Executive Vice Chairman & CEO of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations
April 26th, 2014: Guest: Tom DiNapoli, NYS Comptroller
April 19, 2014: NO SHOW because of Passover Holiday
April 12th, 2014: Guest: Ari Wieder, Majority Leader of the Rockland County Legislature
April 5, 2014: James Cultrara, Director for Education, New York State Catholic Conference
March 29, 2014: Mark Levine, NYC, District 7 – Council Member
March 22, 2014: Special Guests
March 15, 2014: Moshe Zakheim – COJO President, Larry Spiewak – COJO Chairman of the Board and David Heskiel – Chaplin for the Police Department.
March 8, 2014: Michael Simanowitz (D-NY) – New York State Assembly member
March 1, 2014: Surprise, Special Guest
February 22, 2014: Dean Skelos, Temporary President and Majority Coalition Leader, (R, C, IP) 9th NY Senate District
February 15, 2014: Martin Golden, Assistant NY Senate Majority Whip, (R, C) 22nd Senate District
February 8, 2014: Rabbi Marvin Hier, Dean and Founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, its Museum of Tolerance and of Moriah, the Center’s film division.
February 1, 2014: Michael Miller, NY State Assembly member – District 38
January 25, 2014: Malcolm Hoenlein, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations
January 18, 2014: Frank Sedita, III District Attorney
January 11, 2014: NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio & Chaskel Bennett
January 4, 2014: Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (NY- 8th District)