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WAMC New England News
12:04 am
Tue April 11, 2006

College Grads Flock to Cities Far From the Northeast

SPRINGFIELD, MA – An Associated Press study finds that college graduates are flocking to big cities, but many of those cities are not in the Northeast.

WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff explains.

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11:49 am
Mon April 10, 2006

Word For The Wise #2956

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #2956--04/10/06: The law and Hugo Grotius

WAMC New England News
11:47 am
Mon April 10, 2006

Vermont Democrats Ask Congress to Impeach President

Randolph, VT – The Vermont Democratic State Committee met this weekend and voted ask Congress to begin impeachment proceedings against President Bush. The group stopped short of voting for a little known U-S House rule that would allow the Vermont Legislature to transmit an impeachment directive to Congress. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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Legislative Gazette
10:02 am
Mon April 10, 2006

The Legislative Gazette #614

Albany, NY – (Air Date: 4/07/06, 4/08/06)In depth news and commentary about New York state Government and politics. This week legislators defend their use of funding for pet projects, lawmakers debate over funding for sex education in public schools, and there's a push in Ulster and Dutchess counties for congressional passage of the U.S. National Health Insurance Act.

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Media Project
9:52 am
Mon April 10, 2006

The Media Project #775

Albany, NY – ALBANY, NY (AIRS: 4/09/06 and 4/10/06)WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and WTEN TV Anchor Elisa Streeter discuss Katie Couric's decision to anchor the CBS evening news, the revelations by "Scooter" Libby, your letters and much more...

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In Our Backyard
6:29 am
Mon April 10, 2006

In Our Backyard #49

Albany, NY – Coming up on In Our Backyard: April is Rabies month in Massachusetts. Ward will fill us in with information about Rabies-including why animals contract this virus and how to prevent it. Also, it is feeling very springy outside so this is the time of year that bears wake up and start raiding bird feeders. Ward will offer some advice about how to deal with this problem. Air Date: 4/10/2006

WAMC New England News
5:34 am
Mon April 10, 2006

Mass. House Budget Cuts Proposed Education Spending

BOSTON, MA – Democratic lawmakers in Massachusetts unveiled their budget proposal this afternoon and representatives on both sides of the aisle are already criticizing its cuts to education spending. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff reports.

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WAMC New York News
5:01 am
Mon April 10, 2006

Agency Approves Adirondack Forest Use Plan

Ray Brook, NY – The Adirondack Park Agency has approved the planned use of Adirondack lands acquired by the Open Space Institute in 2003. Most of the ten-thousand acre tract, near Newcomb, will become part of the forest preserve, while smaller sections will remain private. Some of the planned use on the private lands is generating debate. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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Vox Pop
3:38 am
Mon April 10, 2006

Medical Monday - Psychiatry 4/10/06

Albany, NY – Psychiatry is the topic of this week's Medical Monday Vox Pop. Host Alan Chartock welcomes back Dr. Eric Plakun to answer listeners' questions.

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WAMC New York News
2:29 am
Mon April 10, 2006

Daniels drops out, supports Faso

Albany, NY – Former New York Secretary of State Randy Daniels is pulling out of the race for governor. The Reagan-era Republican is throwing his support behind Republican/Conservative hopeful John Faso, who will likely face off with former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld in a September primary. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein reports.

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