In Focus is a 30-minute public affairs program hosted by award-winning reporter and evening anchor Solomon Syed, exclusively on Spectrum News.

Each week, Solomon will invite experts around Albany to discuss a wide range of issues impacting the Capital Region.


In Focus airs on Spectrum News each Sunday at 10:30 a.m., and repeats Sunday at 3:30 p.m.


Solomon, born and raised in the Capital Region, started with Spectrum News in 2010. Solomon has driven coverage of some of our biggest stories, including the 2015 Dannemora prison break. A Niskayuna native, Solomon graduated from Boston University with a degree in political science, before receiving his juris doctor from the Quinnipiac University School of Law.

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