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The Roundtable
11:43 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Courtney Hunt- Frozen River (aired 1/23/09)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Oscar nominee Courtney Hunt about her film Frozen River.

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WAMC News
10:48 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Actions Announced To Lower School Busing Deficit

Springfield, MA – The superintendent of schools in Springfield Massachusetts says several steps are being taken to try to lower a projected seven and a-half million dollar deficit in the transportation account.....WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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Media Project
9:31 am
Fri January 23, 2009

The Media Project #920

Albany, NY – (AIRS 1/18/09 & 1/19/09) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and WTEN Anchor Elisa Streeter discuss newspapers and how the presidential inauguration might help, the President Elect having dinner with conservative columnists, your letters and much more.

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8:26 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Word For The Wise #3685

Albany, New York – Word For The Wise #3685--01/23/09: I prefer the heel myself...

WAMC New York News
7:01 am
Fri January 23, 2009

The waiting is over: It's Gillibrand

New York Times

Albany, NY – After weeks of speculation and plenty of last-minute behind-the-scenes drama, Governor David Paterson today will announce U.S. Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand as his choice to replace Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton in the U.S. Senate. WAMC's Ian Pickus reports...


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WAMC News
6:58 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Towns, cities awaiting word on cuts from Patrick

Boston, MA – Cities and towns in Massachusetts may get some word from Governor Deval Patrick Friday on the size of expected local aid cuts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:56 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Out-of-state gay marriage benefits supported

Albany, NY – A midlevel appeals court has upheld New York's policy granting health benefits to spouses of gay state workers legally married outside the state. WAMC's Dave Lucas reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:53 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Bloomberg complains city asked for too much sacrifice

New York City – New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says Governor David Paterson is asking the city to take on an unfair share of budget pain in tough fiscal times. WAMC's Dave Lucas reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:50 am
Fri January 23, 2009

SUNY New Paltz facing millions in cuts

New Paltz, NY – SUNY New Paltz is facing more than $5 million in cuts due to the state's economic crisis. WAMC's Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
4:50 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Joe Bruno Indicted

US Attorneys office staffers announcing the indictment of Joe Bruno.
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas (23 Jan 09)

Albany, NY – Joseph Bruno, the former majority leader of the New York Senate and for a time the most powerful Republican in state politics, was indicted Friday on federal corruption charges. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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