(Airs: 6/07/13 & 6/08/13) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: The Governor releases his 10 point women’s equality agenda, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on that and the Governor’s casino proposal, and an effort to cap rising agricultural property taxes gains momentum.
WAMC's Alan Chartock, Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld, and Daily Gazette Editor Judy Patrick discuss Vice President Biden cancelling the annual summer beach party for journalists, the Chicago Sun Times lays off all their photographers, MSNBC slips on breaking news, and much more.
The Power of Words: Alan Chartock speaks with Professor, Author, Activist, and Albany Common Council Member Barbara Smith about Barbara Jordan’s Keynote Address to the 1976 Democratic National Convention.
(Airs: 5/26 & 5/27/13) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and SUNY Albany Professor and Investigative Journalist Rosemary Armao discuss media issues at a live taping before a studio audience at Union College's Nott Memorial.
(Airs: 5/24/13 & 5/25/13) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Governor Cuomo backs further away from hydrofracking in his economic development plans, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the latest scandal, and we’ll take a look at the governor’s plan for allowing business to operate tax free on SUNY Campuses.