Boston, MA – For the first time in 30 years in Massachusetts car insurance companies are setting the rates for premiums they want to charge drivers starting next year. The Patrick administration says there will be a drop of almost 8 percent in the average premium next year under this so-called managed competition system. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....
Albany, NY – The Schenectady County District Attorney has released the findings of the grand jury relating to the case involving drugs stolen earlier this year from a police evidence locker. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Albany, NY – (Airs: 11/16/07 and 11/17/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Governor Spitzer withdraw's his plan to give illegal immigrants drivers licenses, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on the Governor's decision, and the issue of grandparents raising their grandchildren was the focus of a Conference this week in Albany.
Albany, NY – (AIRS: 11/18/07 & 11/19/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss your letters about "fake news," "stolen news," whether personal attacks should be printed in letters to the editor, sizing up political coverage and much more.