Analyzing the Chris Lee Resignation

This week on Need to Know Rochester an in depth look the impact of the abrupt resignation of Chris Lee, what's next in the 26th Congressional District and an analysis of how the story broke.

WXXI News Director Julie Philipp, 1370 Connection Host Bob Smith and Democrat and Chronicle political reporter Jill Terreri look ahead to an expected special election in the 26th District.

Philipp also interviews media expert Tom Proietti about how quickly the story spread and the suddenness of Lee's resignation. WXXI's Helene Biandudi talks about her interview with Gawker's Editor-in-Chief just hours after the gossip website first broke the story.

Watch Need to Know Rochester Friday night at 8:30 and Sunday afternoon at 12:30.