Actor, "Lucky Guy"
Award-Winning Journalist & Best-Selling Author
Talk Show Host, "The Wendy Williams Show"
Actor/Advocate/Author, Founder, "No Kidding Me Too!"
Actress, "The Big Knife" & Star of Showtime's "Homeland"
President & CEO, Hackensack University Medical Center
Northern NJ Regional President, PNC Bank, Financial Services
Chairman & Managing Director, Gibbons P.C.
President & CEO, NJ Manufacturers Insurance Group
President, St. Peter's University
SVP, Policy/Governmental Affairs, Barnabas Health
President & CEO, Holy Name Medical Center
CPA, Partner, Co-Chief Executive Officer, CohnReznick
What People Are Saying
“People need to be informed of critical issues. Steve Adubato and New Jersey Capitol Report provide the means to be the public’s advocate.”
--New Jersey Governor Chris Christie
“Steve Adubato is a pro! My hat goes off to Steve because there are only a few great interviewers around. When you’re dealing with someone who cares about what they’re doing, it’s always a great experience.”
--Suze Orman, Financial Guru and Host “The Suze Orman Show” on CNBC
“Steve Adubato's style is concise yet comfortable, which makes him a tremendous host.”
--Governor David Paterson, Former Governor of New York (D) and Host, WOR's The Governor David Paterson Show
“Steve has a really easy way about him, and he’s great at accessing information in a very matter-of-fact and comfortable way. PBS is just an unbelievable service for the world, and I was thrilled to participate.”
--Maria Bartiromo, Anchor, CNBC’s “Closing Bell”
“I love having a one-on-one conversation where you actually have a lot of time to talk about your perspective, your story, and the things you’re working on. It’s a real luxury, and Steve asks great questions.”
--Soledad O’Brien, CNN Anchor, “Starting Point”
"Steve is so easy to talk to, and I love how he brings different aspects of the community--arts, politics, and more--to PBS viewers."
--Gloria Rubin, Actress, "Lincoln"
“Steve always gets the most out of an interview. In the 8 minutes, he gave the audience the amount of information you would get in a 45-minute interview!”
--Bob Garrett, President & CEO, Hackensack University Medical Center
“”One-On-One” is an important public service. Steve has his finger on the pulse of what is happening in this state.”
--Bernie Flynn, President & CEO, NJ Manufacturers Insurance Group
“”One-On-One” is important because there aren’t any shows quite like it. It’s Jersey-Centric and focuses on all the issues that affect citizens in NJ.”
--Eugene Cornacchia, President, St. Peter’s University
“The service that Steve provides to the community is just unparalleled. I’m grateful for his skill and expertise in getting important messages out to the public.”
--Michael Maron, President & CEO, Holy Name Medical Center
“”One-On-One” is part of the fiber of the state of NJ. Steve has an incredible ability to go to the heart of an issue, to strike the right points, and to educate the public. He provides us all with an opportunity to go into the depth and breadth of who we are as a community.”
--Michellene Davis, SVP, Policy/Governmental Affairs, Barnabas Health
“It’s about time people had access to great educational programming instead of just entertainment. “One-On-One” does a great job of informing the public.”
--Tom Marino, Co-CEO, CohnReznick, LLP
“Steve Adubato is the consummate professional who asks all the right questions and truly cares about the audience.”
--Jerry Crowley, Vice President & General Manager WOR 710 NewsTalk Radio
“The energy issues in New Jersey are very complex. I appreciate the opportunity to clarify these issues for viewers, as they are very important to our economy and our future.”
--Robert Hanna, President of the Board of Public Utilities; Caucus Up Close: Energy Executives
“Caucus: New Jersey continues to provide an important source of public information about the issues that are extremely important to the residents in our state.”
--Laurence M. Downes, Chairman & CEO of New Jersey Resources; Caucus Up Close: Energy Executives
“I really enjoyed Steve’s unique, Jersey-infused passion and smarts, especially in the spectacular setting of the Lincoln Center studios.”
--Jim Bell, Executive Producer, The TODAY Show
“New Jersey Capitol Report is an important series. Steve and Rafael are hard charging anchors that get right to the important points.”
--New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney
“New Jersey Capitol Report is exceptional. Anchors Steve Adubato and Rafael PiRoman are very well-informed. They’ve done their homework and know the right questions to ask.”
--New Jersey Assembly Speaker Sheila Oliver
“Steve is a great guy. We’re kind of one in the same in that we’re both Jersey boys and grew up that way—Italian families. We understand each other… I had a great time on One-on-One.”
--Buddy Valastro, Star of TLC’s Cake Boss
“Caucus: New Jersey provides us with a great way of getting strong, ground-level to complex information out to the general public. Steve Adubato covers a topic first by getting a basic understanding, but then he asks the questions that will help the public properly think things through.”
--Ellen Lambert, Executive Vice President, The Merck Company Foundation
“Shows like New Jersey Capitol Report are critical to New Jersey. Steve and Rafael do a terrific job. It’s the way that the people of New Jersey are informed about issues like public policy.”
--Congressman Leonard Lance, 7th Congressional District (R) – NJ
“Having a program that really addresses issues around New Jersey is very important. I often have to defer to New York City or Philadelphia for news; Caucus: New Jersey is something just for New Jersey and gives us all a chance to really try to make better things happen.”
--Linda Bowden, Northern NJ Regional President, PNC Bank
“Steve is a unique talent. He is the best in the business. There is nobody like him that asks the questions the way he does and gets people to answer in a comfortable way. He’s extraordinary.”
--Patrick Dunican, Chairman & Managing Director, Gibbons P.C.
“It’s so important to have shows like New Jersey Capitol Report to cover the important New Jersey issues because we are often held captive between the New York and Pennsylvania markets. We have important topics to discuss and Steve and Rafael are the team to get the issues out to the residents of NJ.”
--Senator Loretta Weinberg, 37th Legislative District (D) Chair, Senate Health, Human Services & Senior Citizens Committee
“Steve Adubato is excellent at drawing out the questions that help panelists express the opportunities and the challenges ahead and gets us closer to finding a solution.”
--Dario A. Cortes, President, Berkeley College
“Steve has tremendous energy. He’s bright, gets right to the point, cuts through the clutter, and keeps it interesting. I thought his questions were right on.”
--AJ Kubani, CEO, Telebrands
“Steve Adubato and Rafael Pi Roman know what they’re talking about; their questions are always poignant and always get the best out of the person that they’re interviewing.”
--Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr., 8th Congressional District (D) – NJ
“Caucus: New Jersey focuses on issues that touch people’s lives, elevating awareness on subjects that require a more in-depth look.”
--Angelica Berrie, President, The Russell Berrie Foundation
“Steve is one of the best interviewers in the business. He always gets right to the heart of what you need to say.”
--Jonathan Alter, Author, The Promise: President Obama, Year One
“Steve demonstrates the qualities of someone who is very interested in raising awareness to a lot of important projects and issues.”
--Dr. Alan Gwertzman, Chief of Anesthesiology, Holy Name Medical Center
“Shows like New Jersey Capitol Report are increasingly important because the bulk of the reporting staffs are shrinking. Good journalism from any outlet is increasingly needed right now.”
--Tom Moran, Editorial Page Editor, The Star-Ledger
“I think shows like Caucus are a really great support system for the people of New Jersey. It's an avenue for us to get the word out to the people, and a resource that New Jersyans can use to educate themselves.”
--Elaine Ruhl, Director, Center for Family Resources
“It is really important that we get certain information out to the public and this Caucus program is an excellent way to do it. It is important for citizens to know that there are opportunities and resources available to them in their towns and counties. Caucus is a real asset for the people of New Jersey.”
--Lee Solomon, President, NJ Board of Public Utilities
"When you talk with Steve Adubato, it’s just a conversation it’s not an interview. He is one of the best conversationalist and interviewers there are in the business. It was great to be on the show."
--Vince Papale, Author, Be Invincible!
"One-on-One with Steve Adubato is efficient and to the point. This is the kind of format that viewers can appreciate and understand."
--Victor Davson, Co-Founder, Aljira: a Center for Contemporary Art
"One-on-One with Steve Adubato is a terrific opportunity to bring the citizens of NJ together while letting everyone know the exciting things that are happening around the state. No matter what the topic is, Steve is in the moment and shares your passion."
--Linda Bowden, Northern NJ Regional President
“New Jersey Capital Report discusses important facts by talking directly to the decision makers and leaders of the state in a very concise format.”
--Bob Iacullo, President of United Water
“Shows like New Jersey Capital Report are essential, particularly because we are surrounded by metropolitan areas. New Jersey citizens need to know more about the politics of Trenton and watching New Jersey Capitol Report the better informed our citizens will be.”
--Don DiFrancesco, Former Governor of New Jersey
“New Jersey Capital Report is very important in order to keep the public and the citizens of New Jersey informed about many of the important issues facing our state. It’s a great show because it deals with current events and it allows the New Jersey residents to hear many sides of the same story, so they can make their own informed decisions”
--Barbara Keshishian, President of NJEA