Washington, DC – Vermont Governor Jim Douglas testified before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee in Washington Thursday about the Environmental Protection Agency's refusal to allow California, Vermont and other states to regulate vehicle emissions. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – Joe and Julia speaks with representatives from two mentoring services in our region. Catholic Charities Mentoring Services of Albany -(518)465-5408 and the Northeast Parent and Child Society's Mentoring for Change Program - (518)372-4100. The Catholic Charities have Mentoring Services all over the region The Northeast Parent and Child Society is based in Schenectady.
Albany, NY – Joe and Julia speak with the charismatic and engaging Sean Michael Flynn about his book "The Fighting 69th: One Remarkable National Guard Unit's Journey from Ground Zero to Baghdad." The book is about how a ragtag National Guard unit found itself thrust into the War on Terror and triumphed against impossible odds.
Albany, NY – They will be optical scan models, usingThe State Board of Elections, after a two-day meeting, has finally decided on new voting machines for New York. paper ballots. The Board decided against using touch screen machines. Note- you can trim this by cutting the last sentence
Albany, NY – Governor Spitzer proposed his new budget plan, but he needs the legislature to agree to it before it can become law. Spitzer, who has had a rocky relationship with some lawmakers, is expected to face opposition on both political and philosophical grounds Karen DeWitt reports...