Pittsfield, MA – The members of the Creative Economy and Economic Development Community working group held a joint meeting in Pittsfield, Massachusetts yesterday afternoon. Berkshire Bureau Chief Carrie Saldo, has this report on the input the group received and intends to compile in a report to Governor Elect Deval Patrick;
Bennington, VT – A Vermont Health Department report has found that workers at the Vermont state office building in Bennington had eight times more cases of a rare inflammatory disease than other workers in the town. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – (AIRS: 12/10/06 and 12/11/06) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld and Times Union Editor Rex Smith discuss "surrender monkeys," Andrea Peyser and Barak Obama, blatant bias and the level of discourse, Columbia University ethics, and much more..
Albany, NY – Lawmakers on Capitol Hill left behind an unfinished $964 billion budget for the incoming Congress to handle. That deferral is leaving two New York state schools in the lurch for now. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has more:
Albany, NY – New York's Michael McNulty joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the recommended hospital mergers in New York State, governor-elect Elliott Spitzer, and the issues the Democrats will be focusing on in January.
Albany, NY – (Airs: 12/08/06 and 12/09/06) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's program: Governor-Elect Eliot Spitzer says he wants to end the secrecy associated with legislative member items, we'll take a look at a state college which has a high track record of graduating Hispanics, and we examine a new experiment in commuting that could be adopted statewide.