Albany, NY – (Airs: 5/18/07 and 5/19/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's program: Governor Spitzer and other top democrats endorse Hillary Clinton for president,Governor Spitzer and other top democrats endorse Hillary Clinton for president,, and NYC Mayor Bloomberg comes to Albany to push for his plan y-c initiative, and NYC Mayor Bloomberg comes to Albany to push for his plan y-c initiative
Albany, NY – (AIRS: 5/20/07 and 5/21/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss the last U.S. paper closing their Toronto bureau, Fox news declining CSPAN's request ot carry GOP debate, your letters adn more.
Pittsfield, MA – A private Saudi-based company and General Electric confirmed today that it will purchase the company's plastics division for more than $11.6 billion. General Electric's Plastics world headquarters are located in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo has this report;
Albany, NY – Over the weekend the average price of a gallon of gasoline went up 5 cents --- The latest Lundberg Survey says the national average price for a gallon of regular gasoline is $3.18. A gallon of regular gas costs around $3.15 in the Capital Region, $3.24 in New York City. It's $3.59 in Chicago, and up over $4 in some parts of California and Colorado.
Albany, NY – This week Alan is joined by Lee Miringoff of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion. They'll discuss the latest poll numbers for the pack of presidential hopefuls. Also, do New Yorkers still approve of Governor Eliot Spitzer? And, Alan and Lee give their take on New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, the fate of Senate Republicans and much more.
Albany, NY – The official opening is still months away, but officials representing Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, IBM and New York State couldn't wait to show off the new Computational Center for Nanotechnology Innovations, or CCNI - at the Rensselaer Technology Park, the result of a 100-million dollar partnership.