The Big Deal with Errol Louis
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2024 will be one of the most consequential election years in recent history.

To make informed choices, voters need to hear about the issues from a trusted source. That’s where “The Big Deal with Errol Louis” comes in.

Every week, watch in-depth analysis and informed conversation from Errol and from the best of Spectrum News' political journalists across the country as they break down the most important issues shaping our nation and the politics involved.


Watch new episodes every Friday on your Spectrum News channel or on the Spectrum News App, available on your favorite devices.

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Spectrum Bay News 9 7:30pm ET
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Spectrum News 1 (Kentucky) 9:00pm ET
Spectrum News 1 (New York State) 7:30pm ET
Spectrum News 1 (North Carolina) 7:30pm ET
Spectrum News 1 (Ohio) 9:00pm ET
Spectrum News 1 (SoCal) 9:00pm PT
Spectrum News 1 (Texas) 7:30pm CT
Spectrum News 1 (Worcester) 9:00pm ET
Spectrum News (Kansas City) 9:00pm ET
Spectrum News (Maine) 9:00pm ET
Spectrum News NY1 8:00pm ET
Spectrum News+ 9:00pm ET
Spectrum News 1 (Wisconsin) 9:00pm CT
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Errol Louis has hosted "Inside City Hall" on Spectrum News NY1 for more than a decade. The nightly prime-time show about New York City politics features interviews with top political and cultural leaders.

Louis is also a longtime CNN contributor, providing on-air commentary on key events, including presidential primaries and election night. He writes regularly for, as well as a weekly column for New York Magazine on a range of political and social affairs. He was recently ranked No. 36 on the list of the 100 most powerful people in New York City politics.

Louis is an adjunct professor of Urban Reporting at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY, where he has taught political and investigative reporting to more than 100 graduate students. He is co-editor of Deadline Artists, a two-volume anthology of America’s greatest newspaper columns published in October 2011.