Albany, NY – (AIRS: 1/20/08 & 1/21/08) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and WTEN Anchor Elisa Streeter discuss your letters on Barak Obama, media restrictions at the New Hampshire primary, Mareen Dowd and the White House doctor, and much more.
Springfield, MA – A Northern Ireland native and peace activist was the featured speaker at a Martin Luther King Day conference sponsored by the Catholic Charities organization in Springfield Massachusetts. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
Albany, NY – As the United States pays tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Junior with a holiday, citizens of the African Nation of Kenya are confronted with the same issues of poverty and racism the Civil Rights leader crusaded against during the 1960s--- Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas spoke with an area college faculty member who is in the city that is at the political heart of Kenya's current turmoil.
Albany, NY – (Airs: 1/18/08 and 1/19/08) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Governor Spitzer delivers his first ever State of upstate address, we'll have reaction to the speech and our political observer Alan Chartock will share his analysis, and we'll take a look at the 2 year battle over a 200 mile long high power line across central New York.
Western, MA – The work of a Berkshire County physician may be advancing the issue of a shortage of primary care doctors in the Berkshires. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details in her update on this topic;
Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock welcomes John Zogby, President and CEO of Zogby International, one of the most respected pollsters in the United States today. They'll talk about why the polls were wrong in New Hampshire and how pollsters make conclusions about how voters plan to cast their ballots. They'll also talk about the New York primary and which candidates have a shot at winning the states' delegates. And finally, they'll talk about what New Yorker's think about the Governor and Legislature.