Albany, NY – How safe and secure are we? As we move about, whether on foot, by plane or in a vehicle, security is apparent everywhere these days and some are concerned the "Big Brother" concept is in full swing. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Western, MA – With the potential for man-made and natural disasters on the forefront of the minds of many people, contingency plans are being drafted and updated at the local, state, and federal levels. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has details of pandemic preparedness planning happening in the Western part of the state;
Albany, NY – (AIRS: 10/07/07 & 10/08/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss 60 Minutes interview of Clarence Thomas, The Fox-NPR tension, whether a columnist should be able to break news, and much more.
Albany, NY – (Airs: 10/05/07 and 10/06/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Governor Spitzer attacks critics of his plan to give driver's licenses to immigrants who are not citizens, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the Governor's plan, and homeland security officials visit new york's northern border.