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The Roundtable
9:42 am
Wed July 23, 2008

Congressional Corner with Chris Murphy (1 of 3 aired 7/23/08)

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock speaks with Connecticut's Chris Murphy about this Congress' addition of LIHEAP, a heating assistance program.

WAMC New York News
7:29 am
Wed July 23, 2008

Clinton called on InBev to ensure that the 200 jobs would be retained

NY – New York Senator Hillary Clinton Tuesday called on InBev, the Belgian brewing giant who recently announced that they will be purchasing Anheuser-Busch, to ensure that the 200 jobs at the Metal Container Corporation at Stewart Airport would be retained. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:26 am
Wed July 23, 2008

Legislation that would require half of all cars made in America to be flexible fuel introduced

NY – New York Congressman Eliot Engel of Rockland and Westchester Tuesday introduced legislation that would require half of all cars made in America to be flexible fuel vehicles, able to run on gasoline or alcohol or a combination of both, by the year 2012 and rising to 80 percent by 2015. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:23 am
Wed July 23, 2008

Hinchey and Clinton called on NY EPA to develop hydro power

Hurley,NY – Both New York Congressman Maurice Hinchey of Hurley and US Senator Hillary Clinton have called on the City of New York Department of Environmental Protection to move forward on a proposal for the Delaware County Electric Cooperative to develop hydro power facilities at four New York City reservoirs in the Catskills. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:20 am
Wed July 23, 2008

Columbia County's first workforce housing project was dedicated Tuesday

Columbia County, NY – Columbia County's first workforce housing project was officially dedicated Tuesday with New York Governor David Paterson calling it a premier example for what affordable housing should be in the Hudson Valley. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:18 am
Wed July 23, 2008

New York interested in creating more mass transit opportunities

Albany, NY – One example of New York's interest in creating more mass transit opportunities is hitting the highways this fall. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:17 am
Wed July 23, 2008

problems at Oniontown were the subject of an executive session

Dutchess County, NY. – YouTube and the problems at Oniontown were the subject of an executive session in the Dutchess County town of Dover. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New England News
7:15 am
Wed July 23, 2008

MA sales tax holiday for one weekend in august

MA – It appears shoppers in Massachusetts will get a sales tax holiday for one weekend in august.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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WAMC New York News
6:56 am
Wed July 23, 2008

Baystate Medical Center opened simulation center to train doctors and nurses

Springfield, MA – Baystate Medical Center in Springfield Massachusetts has opened an expanded and renovated simulation center to train doctors and nurses. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED


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WAMC New York News
6:52 am
Wed July 23, 2008

NYS AG is reaching out to citizens in Albany

Albany, NY – The New York Attorney General is reaching out to citizens in Albany. WAMC's Dave Lucas explains. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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