Legislative Gazette http://wamc.org en The Legislative Gazette #1433 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1433 <p></p> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:44:54 +0000 David Guistina 97135 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1432 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1432 <p>(Airs 8/8/14) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and Politics. On this week’s Gazette: &nbsp;Governor Andrew Cuomo is tapping his campaign war chest to pay for a criminal defense lawyer after U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said his office is looking into possible obstruction of justice or witness tampering in the activities of the Moreland Commission. Our political observer Alan Chartock weighs in on how these developments might affect November’s election. And, we’ll take a look at a unique new state law enforcement training program.</p> Sat, 09 Aug 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Jessica Bloustein Marshall 96569 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1431 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1431 <p></p><p>(Airs 8/1/14) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: The U.S. Attorney from Manhattan sends a warning letter to the Cuomo Administration about a possible investigation of obstruction of justice or witness tampering in the activities of the Moreland commission on public corruption, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the letter from Preet Bharara, and we’ll take a look at the environmental impacts of women’s health.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:00:41 +0000 David Guistina 96152 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1430 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1430 <p></p><p>(Airs 7/25/14) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: A New York Times story alleges Governor Cuomo's top staff repeatedly interfered in an ethics commission investigation, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the Times' story, and reaction from Cuomo's primary opponent Zephyr Teachout, and Clinton County becomes the 13th in the state to pass a fracking waste ban.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:37:36 +0000 David Guistina 97134 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1429 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1429 <p></p><p>(Airs 7/18/14) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Controversy over whether the cost of the Tappan Zee Bridge construction will result in future toll hikes on the state thruway, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on his conversation with Democratic Senator Gianaris and whether the Democratic&nbsp; Majority in the senate will stay in tact, and a comptroller's audit is very critical of the Olympic Regional Development Authority.</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:30:02 +0000 David Guistina 97133 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1428 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1428-0 <p></p><p>(Airs 7/11/14) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: questions are being raised about the low profile of Governor Cuomo’s Lt. Governor Nominee, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on his conversation with the Green Party Candidate for Governor Howie Hawkins, and a coalition of business and labor groups is traveling across New York calling for mandate reform.</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:18:46 +0000 David Guistina 94625 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1427 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1427 <p></p><p>The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: there could be an election battle for control of the state senate, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on a court of appeals decision on hydraulic fracturing and local control, and New York’s Senior Senator wants to build a museum at a famous prison in Westchester County.</p> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0000 David Guistina 94041 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1426 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1426 <p></p><p>(Airs 6/27) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: A new deal could mean a Democratic majority in the state senate, our Political Observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the agreement, and we’ll head to NY’s 21<sup>st</sup> congressional district to see who won this week’s primary contest.</p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:49:13 +0000 David Guistina 93616 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1425 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1425 <p></p><p>(Airs 6/20/14) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Governor Cuomo and the Legislature agree to allow limited use of medical marijuana, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on that and a deal on teacher evaluations, and we’ll take you to the Mohawk valley where officials are excited about a new casino proposal.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 15:21:22 +0000 David Guistina 93065 at http://wamc.org The Legislative Gazette #1424 http://wamc.org/post/legislative-gazette-1424 <p></p><p>(Airs: 6/13/14) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: As the legislative session winds down, we take a look at whether any major issues can be accomplished in the remaining days, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on his conversation with the new president of NYSUT, and CSX railroad wants information about oil and train routes kept secret.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 13:29:06 +0000 David Guistina 92539 at http://wamc.org