Dutchess County, NY – One community college is in budget limbo while many around New York are finding themselves cut out of student loan opportunities. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.
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NY – New York's new integrated algebra test administered in June was so hard that a student could get a ``raw score'' of just 30 percent correct answers and still pass. WAMC's Dave Lucas picks up the story. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
MA – Top Massachusetts state lawmakers are pushing a bill to Strengthen the state's safety net for children with mental illness. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
MA – An effort is gaining momentum on Beacon Hill to repeal a 1913 Massachusetts law that has banned most out of state gay couples from coming to Massachusetts to marry.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Springfield, MA – Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has vetoed tens of millions of dollars in state budget earmarks for local programs and organizations. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.