Alan Chartock in conversation with Asher Weiner, MD, a doctor in private practice at Ophthalmic Consultants of the Capital Region in Albany, Troy, Clifton Park, and Schodack, New York. On the web at www. ophthalmicconsultants.com
ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (Airs: 10/20 & 10/21) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld discuss media coverage of the federal government shutdown, a federal appeals court rejects an appeal by the writer in a leak case, and much more.
The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Anti-gambling activists took a sledgehammer to a slot machine in opposition to a ballot amendment legalizing gambling casinos, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on new subpoenas from the Morland Commission, and we’ll take a look at the state of the Adirondack Park.
(Airs 10/13 & 10/14) ALBANY, NY (WAMC) -Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, University at Albany Professor and Investigative Journalist Rosemary Armao, and Vice President for New England Newspapers Kevin Moran discuss how the Obama administration treats the press, fact checking makes politicians more accurate, and much more.
The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Government reform groups raise alarm over the Governor’s Moreland Act Commission, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts the latest news on the commission and we’ll remember the state’s fallen firefighters.