Bernard Madoff http://wamc.org en 12/12/13 Panel http://wamc.org/post/121213-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, University at Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao, and former Daily Freeman Publisher - Ira Fusfeld.</p><p>Topics include:<br />House expected to approve budget<br />Republicans split on budget<br />Suspension of aid in Syria<br />JP Morgan/Madoff<br />Weed? Oui!<br />Fun at work?</p><p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Ray Graf 79685 at http://wamc.org Cuomo Appoints New Head For Troubled Ethics Board http://wamc.org/post/cuomo-appoints-new-head-troubled-ethics-board <p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is replacing the chairwoman of the state ethics board he created more than a year ago with a lawyer who once represented Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff.</p><p>Cuomo says lawyer Daniel Horwitz, a former assistant district attorney in Manhattan, will take over from Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore as head of the Joint Commission on Public Ethics.</p><p>Cuomo says DiFiore is being replaced because she's running for re-election as Westchester's top prosecutor.</p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 11:56:54 +0000 Jaired Crofut 62879 at http://wamc.org Cuomo Appoints New Head For Troubled Ethics Board