DirecTV http://wamc.org en 5/19/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/51914-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 political consultant Libby Post.</p><p>Topics include:<br />VA Data<br />DirecTV Deal<br />California Chrome<br />3 Gay GOP Candidates<br />Student Debt Study</p><p> Mon, 19 May 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 90751 at http://wamc.org 5/19/14 Panel Lalor Wants Al Jazeera Off Basic Cable http://wamc.org/post/lalor-wants-al-jazeera-basic-cable <p>FISHKILL – State Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor (R, Fishkill) &nbsp;is a Marine Corps veteran who fought in Iraq and he is infuriated over learning that an Al Jazeera cable TV network is part of the basic package on some cable and satellite TV systems.</p><p>Verizon, Comcast, DirecTV and Dish Network carry the network as part of their basic programming and he said American subscribers should not have to pay for it if they do not want it.</p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 12:26:35 +0000 Hank Gross 72285 at http://wamc.org Lalor Wants Al Jazeera Off Basic Cable