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WAMC New York News
12:14 am
Tue June 19, 2007

Tax Reform Bill Dead Again?

Albany, NY – Tax reform advocates say New York's school property tax system has to go: it's bad for the economy, bad for property owners and doesn't do what it's supposed to do. But the current legislative session is about to end and it appears that yet another tax reform bill will die before becoming law.

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Legislative Gazette
9:20 am
Mon June 18, 2007

The Legislative Gazette #724

Albany, NY – (Airs: 6/15/07 and 6/16/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Legislative Gazette: the fight over Campaign finance reform heats up at the capital, an environmental group calls on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to reject Indian Point's re-licensing application, and public interest groups demand that the state's recycling laws be updated.

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Media Project
8:54 am
Mon June 18, 2007

The Media Project #837

Albany, NY – (AIRS: 6/17/07 & 6/18/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss the journalistic standards of reviewers, Prime Minister Tony Blair's feral beast comments about the media, your letters and much more

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The Best of Our Knowledge
6:04 am
Mon June 18, 2007

The Best of Our Knowledge # 874

The Roundtable
4:24 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Congressional Corner with Congresswoman Kirsten Gillibrand

Albany, NY – In this Congressional Corner, Alan speaks with New York Congresswoman Kirsten Gillibrand about body armor, ethics, and No Child Left Behind.

The Roundtable
4:20 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Congressional Corner with Michael Arcuri

Albany, NY – In this Congressional Corner, Alan speaks with New York Congressman Michael Arcuri about the NYRI Power Line, the Upstate Economy, and his first year as a Congressman.

3:39 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Word For The Wise #3266

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3266--06/18/07: The Navy--impressive!

The Roundtable
3:30 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Joe Donahue speaks with Lawrence Anthony 6-18

Albany, NY – Lawrence Anthony wrote a book about his adventure in Iraq, entitled Babylon's Ark: The Incredible Wartime Rescue of the Baghdad Zoo. He speaks to Joe about his amazing experience; first trying to get into Baghdad, and then attempting to save and maintain exotic animals from the zoo and around Baghdad.

Babylon's Ark: The Incredible Wartime Rescue of the Baghdad Zoo, by Lawrence Anthony.
Published by Thomas Dunne Books.

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Vox Pop
3:29 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Medical Monday 6/18/07

Albany, NY – Dr. Robert Weissberg is Alan Chartock's guest this week. Dr. Weissberg is a specialist in Integrative Medicine, combining traditional western medicine with holistic and alternative therapies. Dr. Weissberg takes listener calls.

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The Roundtable
3:25 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Joe Donahue and Julia Taylor speak with Sarah Susanka 6-18

Albany, NY – In her book The Not So Big Life, Sarah Susanka writes about how we can streamline our lives to cut out the clutter and focus on what's important. Susanka is an architect whose previous book, The Not So Big House focuses on doing the same thing for homes.

The Not So Big Life: Making Room for what Really Matters, by Sarah Susanka.
Published by Random House.

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