BUFFALO, N.Y. -Investigative Post Editor Jim Heaney interviewed Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs about politics, the county's Water Authority, downtown development and problems he encountered when he took over the Clerk's office in January.

In the interview that aired on Daybreak Saturday, Jacobs talked about:

  • The continuing pull to the extremes of both national political parties.
  • How local republicans can rebuild after losing control of the Erie County Executive post and the Legislature.
  • What he thinks should be done to stop the politicizing of the county water authority.

The video above contains the four minute edited version that aired. You can watch the entire unedited 21-minute interview below.