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11:56 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Overview of Vermont Town Meeting Day

Montpelier, VT – It is Town Meeting Day in Vermont - the traditional day when voters elect local officials and determine communities' budgets and issues. This year Vermont has an additional spotlight on its proceedings because it is one of four states holding a presidential primary. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
10:31 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Hermione Lee (aired 3/3/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Hermione Lee about her book "Edith Warton", which portrays Warton to be a brave and modern novelist.

The Roundtable
10:24 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Listener Essay- Rex Smith (aired 3/3/08)

Albany, NY – Albany Times Union editor Rex Smith reads his essay on ethics in journalism. Smith talks about his early days as a journalist in this listener essay.

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The Roundtable
10:16 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Congressional Corner with John Kerry (aired 3/3/08) 2 of 3

Albany, NY – Alan speaks with Senator John Kerry about his job as a legislator in this Congressional Corner.

The Roundtable
10:00 am
Tue March 4, 2008

"Action and Action Now"- FDR (aired 3/3/08)

Albany, NY – Joe and Julia speak with director of the museum Dr. Cynthia Cook and curator of the exhibit Herman Eberhard about the new long running exhibit, "Action and Action Now, FDR's First 100 Days", at the FDR Museum in Hyde Park, NY.

The Roundtable
9:48 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Stephanie Copeland (aired 3/3/08) 1 of 2

Albany, NY – speak with Stephanie Copeland, the president and director of author Edith Warton's estate The Mount in Lennox, Massachusetts. The restoration of this estate has cost millions of dollars and if a mortgage payment cannot be made by March 24, The Mount will have to foreclose. Copland is launching a campaign to raise $3 million by March 24.

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The Roundtable
9:46 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Edward Herrmann (aired 3/3/08)

Albany, NY – Joe and Julia speak with the distinguished actor Edward Herrmann, who helped kick off The Presidential Library and Museum's new FDR exhibit Hyde Park, NY this weekend. The exhibit is called "Action and Action Now" and celebrates the 75th anniversary of FDR's New Deal.

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WAMC New York News
9:13 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Behind the Campaign Scene with the Press

Kingston, NY – We're a long way from the presidential candidates stumping across the country by rail on a Whistlestop tour. Campaign 2008 is high tech...using not only computers but telephones to reach out to voters and the media. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett gives you a behind the scenes look at the race for the presidency.

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WAMC New England News
7:51 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Weather could affect attendance.

Montpelier, VT – Vermonters may have to endure slippery roads as they head to Town Meeting today. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New England News
7:49 am
Tue March 4, 2008

Snowy winter raises concerns about potential for spring flooding.

Springfield, MA – Communities along the Connecticut River are being told to prepare for the possibility of flooding over the next few weeks. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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