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WAMC New England News
8:57 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Mass. Democrats respond to Bush's State of Union Speech

Massachusetts – Most members of the all-Democratic Massachusetts Congressional delegation were quick to criticize President Bush's final State of the Union Address. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New England News
8:29 am
Tue January 29, 2008

New England and New York Ask for Delay in New Boarder Laws

New England – Six senators from northern New England and New York asked the department of homeland security today to delay implementation of stiff new identification requirements for people entering the U.S. by land from Canada.Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC New York News
8:21 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Spitzer's Creative Taxes

Albany, NY – Its the perfect tax:Government exacts a big payment without having to fend off lobbyists or wage a political fight. and in most cases, the taxpayer doesn't even have a say.

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WAMC New York News
8:12 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Bloomberg says Spitzer budget shortchanges New York City

Albany, NY – New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg say
Governor Spitzer's proposed state budget shortchanges the city by about $500 million and breaks funding promises in education and
social services. WAMC's Sarah LaDuke with details...

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WAMC New York News
8:10 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Health commissioner seeks easier access to nicotine therapy

New York – The state health commissioner wants to make
it easier for people to get over-the-counter nicotine therapy to help them quit smoking. Sarah LaDuke reports...

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WAMC New York News
8:09 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Focus The Nation Teach-Ins

National – Syracuse University is among more than 1,100 colleges, high schools, churches and other organizations nationwide that are holding teach-ins this week on global warming. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New York News
8:04 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Westchester Cop Shooting

Westechester County – Westchester County officials are trying to maintain calm in the wake of the shooting of a Westchester County cop by the officers he called for backup. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
8:01 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Restoration Fund in Ulster County

Ulster County – A major performing arts venue in Ulster County will be closing down this summer for a face-lift. Susan Barnett reports

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WAMC New York News
7:59 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Awards protest at Bellaeyre

Bellaeyre Mountain – As awards were handed out inside at a Belleayre Ski Lodge, protesters gathered outside over the weekend. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New England News
7:53 am
Tue January 29, 2008

Vermont School Property Tax

Montpelier, VT – There will not be any reduction in Vermont's statewide school property tax this year. The late announcement of that fact has prompted a round of finger-pointing at the statehouse. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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