Albany, NY – State Labor Commissioner M. Patricia Smith has announced the signing by Governor David Paterson of the State Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act, requiring companies give a 90-Day Layoff Notice or Face Strict Penalties.
Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with Jere Longman, an author who spent two seasons following the Hurricanes, a High School football team that formed in Plaquemines Parish in New Orleans after Hurrican Katrina. His experiences are catalogued in his book The Hurricanes: One High School Team's Homecoming After Katrina.
Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with Phyllis Montana-Leblanc about her remarkable tale of survival in New Orleans after Katrina. Her recollections are recounted in her book, Not Just the Levees Broke: My Story During and After Hurricane Katrine.
Albany, NY – (Airs: 8/29/08 and 8/30/08) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: WE BRING YOU COVERAGE FROM DENVER COLORADO OF THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, OUR POLITICAL OBSERVER ALAN CHARTOCK IS THERE AND WILL SHARE HIS ANALYSIS, AND .WE'LL TAKE YOU TO ONE COUNTY WITH A MAJOR PLAN SO NO ONE IS COLD OR HUNGRY THIS WINTER.
Albany, NY – (AIRS 8/31/08 & 9/01/08) WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss Jon Stewart and whether he's the "most trusted man in America," your letters and much more.