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WAMC New York News
10:08 am
Wed March 12, 2008

What Do We Know About the Governor-in-Waiting?

Plattsburgh, NY – As people wait to see if, and when, Governor Spitzer resigns, the focus begins to shift to his successor, the Lieutenant Governor. What people know about David Paterson is mixed. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has a sampling from legislative representatives from New York's North Country.

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WAMC New York News
7:24 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Vassar College will eliminate loans from its financial aid packages

NY – Vassar College will eliminate loans from its financial aid packages for some students starting this fall. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:21 am
Wed March 12, 2008

New Yorkers are weighing in on the governor'sscandal

Albany, NY – Politicians, commentators and comedians have
had their shot. And now New Yorkers are weighing in on the governor's call-girl scandal. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New England News
7:18 am
Wed March 12, 2008

A bill targeting soaring health care costs will be heard on Beacon Hill

Boston, MA – A bill that targets soaring health care costs will be heard by a legislative panel on Beacon Hill. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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5:24 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Word For The Wise #3458

Albany – Word For The Wise #3458--03/12/08: Chest out! Stomach in! Chin up!

WAMC News
5:16 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Report Says Population Growth Threatening Vermont's Character

Shelburne, VT – A citizens' group concerned with overpopulation released a report this week that says Vermont's population is headed in an unsustainable direction. The report says an increased population will lead to greater energy consumption, environmental degradation and the loss of Vermont's quality of life. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC News
3:46 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Wal-Mart Super Center Seems To Be Shelved

Hadley, MA – Activists in the Western Massachusetts Town of Hadley are claiming victory in their three year battle against the world's biggest retailer. Wal-Mart has apparently scrapped plans to build a 212 thousand square foot store in the town....WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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Vox Pop
3:35 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Editorial Page 3/12/08

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock welcomes back Bob Ward for a discussion about progress on the NYS budget and state business. Of course, most of this program ended up being devoted to the resignation of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer.

The Book Show
1:32 am
Wed March 12, 2008

The Book Show #1025

Albany, NY – The editors of the online publication Smith Magazine solicited six-word memoirs from the unknown and the famous, now collected in the book "Not Quite What I Was Planning."

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WAMC New York News
12:10 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Gov. Spitzer Announces Resignation

Albany, NY – Gov. Eliot Spitzer has announced his resignation. He plans to resign on Monday. Here is the Governor's speech.

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