Albany, NY – (Airs: 10/19/07 and 10/20/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette:State Senators grill the NY's Motor Vehicles Commissioner over the Governor's license plan, Senate Majority leader Bruno unveils plans for how to monitor the state's racing industry, and New York's Attorney General and officials from the social networking website Facebook announced an agreement.
Albany, NY – (AIRS: 10/21/07 & 10/22/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss the new shield law passed by the house, the new Fox Business network, and the controversy over Deb Solomon's Q&A column in the NY Times.
Montpelier, VT – The Associated Press recently completed a seven-month investigation seeking records on teacher discipline in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Vermont was found to be one of the few states that posts disciplinary actions towards educators on-line. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.