Terry McAuliffe, the Governor of Virginia
Season 1 – Episode 1
ABC16 Broadcast on Sunday, January 31, 2016
WVPT-PBS Broadcast on Thursday, February 4, 2016.
The Center for Media and Citizenship celebrates the premiere of its all-new Coy Barefoot Program with an exclusive, extended interview with Terry McAuliffe, the Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Award-winning journalist and best-selling author Coy Barefoot talks with the Governor about a host of topics— including the Governor’s recent legislative proposals to improve public education in Virginia; his efforts to revamp the state’s juvenile justice system; gun regulations and the impact of NRA lobbying in the General Assembly; economic development; the future of the Port of Virginia; the Governor’s recent visit to Cuba; the international role of the University of Virginia in the 21st century; and much more, including a candid conversation about corruption in our political system.
The Center for Media and Citizenship, in cooperation with Gray Television’s Newsplex of Charlottesville, proudly produces The Coy Barefoot Program. The show is broadcast each Sunday morning at 10am on ABC16 in Charlottesville and on Thursday evenings at 9pm on WVPT-PBS. Hosted by award-winning journalist and best-selling author Coy Barefoot, the program offers exclusive, extended conversations exploring the news, issues and ideas in Charlottesville and beyond. The show’s Executive Producers are Coy Barefoot and Siva Vaidhyanathan. You can watch the Sunday morning premiere each week live online at this link.