WATCH: Eichenstein Defends Yeshivas

MIDWOOD -

At an endorsement event in Midwood Wednesday for Andrew Yang, a New York Times reporter asked the mayoral candidate, who has staunchly defended yeshiva independence, about a 2019 city report that purported to show that some yeshivas were not providing an education “substantially equivalent” to that in public schools.

Assemblyman Simcha Eichenstein responded with a defense of yeshivas. See video below: