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WAMC New York News
4:51 am
Mon July 10, 2006

More pain at the pump

Albany, NY – As the nation watches the price of gasoline rise again, Albany County officials will be looking at the effects thus far of the county tax cap they put on gasoline this spring. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein reports:

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WAMC New England News
4:41 am
Mon July 10, 2006

MCLA First To Offer Specialized Degree

North Adams, MA – The Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, in North Adams, will be the first public college in the state to offer a degree in Arts Management. Details from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo;

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WAMC New England News
4:22 am
Mon July 10, 2006

Lawmakers Poised to Raise Mass. Minimum Wage

Boston, MA – Massachusetts lawmakers are poised to approve a significant increase to the state's minimum wage this week. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff looks at the increase and how it could affect workers and the economy.

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4:04 am
Mon July 10, 2006

Word For The Wise #3021

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3021--07/10/06: Fredom and Proust

Vox Pop
3:50 am
Mon July 10, 2006

Medical Monday - 7/10/06 - Rheumatology

Albany, NY – Rheumatology is the topic of this Medical Monday. Host Alan Chartock welcomes Dr. Martin Farber to the WAMC microphones.

The Best of Our Knowledge
2:01 am
Mon July 10, 2006

The Best of Our Knowledge # 825

Legislative Gazette
12:23 am
Mon July 10, 2006

The Legislative Gazette #627

Albany, NY – (Airs: 7/7/06 and 7/8/06) On this week's Legislative Gazette: A New York Appeals Court rules on gay marriage, twelve counties in upstate New York are now eligible for disaster aid, and senior citizen activists are not giving up on their fight to win drug disclosure legislation.

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Media Project
12:18 am
Mon July 10, 2006

The Media Project #788

Albany, NY – WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss the battle between the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times, a survey shows columnists get "hot" while writing, your letters and much more..

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WAMC New England News
12:03 am
Mon July 10, 2006

Massachusetts Democrats Establish Panel to Review Attack Ads

Boston, MA – The Massachusetts Democratic Party is trying to eliminate personal attack ads from the primary battle that's gearing up for the fall. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff explains.

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Capitol Connection
3:05 am
Sat July 8, 2006

Capitol Connection #627

Albany, NY – Alan talks to state Assemblyman Tom Kirwan of New York's 100th district. Kirwan gives an overview of this year's recently-concluded legislative session in which he tried to push through rules for protecting the minority conferences and legislation expanding the state's criminal DNA database and capping the sales tax on gasoline. Alan and Tom also speculate on the potential turnout in this year's elections.

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