David Guistina

Morning Edition Anchor/ Senior Producer

David Guistina is the host of Morning Edition on WAMC.

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(Airs: 7/20/12 & 7/21/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Questions are being raised as to whether Governor Cuomo is living up to his pledge to run the most transparent administration in history after reporters discovered top Cuomo aides removed documents from the state archives related to his time as attorney general, we’ll here more on that from Dave Lucas and get analysis from our political observer, Dr. Alan Chartock.

WAMC's David Guistina gets the morning headlines from Judy Patrick, editor of the Daily Gazette. They discuss fracking and gun laws.

WAMC's David Guistina gets the morning headlines from Mike Spain, associate editor of the Albany Times Union.

(Airs: 7/22 & 7/23) WAMC's Alan Chartock,  Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Gazette Editor Judy Patrick discuss your letters, Walter Cronkite, evolving political journalism, and much more.

(Airs: 7/20/12 & 7/21/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette:while the Governor runs ads on the state’s business friendliness,NY ranks dead last in that category, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts ona new Siena College poll, and the NY League of Conservation Voters releases it’s Environmental Progress report.

WAMC's David Guistina learns about air quality and near-record temperatures with Judy Patrick, editor of the Schenectady Gazette.

Connecticut Congressman Chris Murphy went to college in the Berkshires. In today’s Congressional Corner, Murphy tells WAMC’s David Guistina, sitting in for Alan Chartock, that he favors arts education whenever possible.

WAMC's David Guistina speaks with Mike Spain, associate editor of the Albany Times-Union about today's leading stories.

(Airs: 7/13/12 & 7/14/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette:The Governor says he’s going to push for new campaign financereform push, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on new developmentsover hydraulic fracturing in New York, and a task force improving the state’s electric grid is  making progress.

 

The Affordable Care Act has been upheld by the Supreme Court. In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s David Guistina, sitting in for Alan Chartock, that he was pleased by the decision.

WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld discuss America's confidence in TV news is at a new low, your letters about crossword puzzles, Obamacare and much more.

Keeping jobs within U.S. borders has been a rallying cry for many in Washington. In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s David Guistina, sitting in for Alan Chartock, about his success with a new jobs bill.

WAMC's David Guistina gets the morning headlines from Judy Patrick, editor of the Daily Gazette.

WAMC's David Guistina gets the morning headlines from Mike Spain, associate editor of the Albany Times-Union.

(Airs: 7/08 & 6/09) WAMC's Alan Chartock,  Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Gazette Editor Judy Patrick your letters, CNN and Fox botch the Supreme Court decision on healthcare and much more.

(Airs: 7/06/12 & 7/07/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: this year’s session makes history, but not for the reason you may think, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the potential for a legislator pay raise, and a recent federal grant means easier access to better healthcare for communities around the state.

(Airs: 6/29/12 & 6/30/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: The end of the 2012 state legislative session is being described by some as a political sophomore slump for Governor Andrew Cuomo, Karen DeWitt will tell us how his policy agenda fared and we’ll get analysis from our political observer Alan Chartock, plus Pat Bradley looks towards November as U.S. Senate and congressional primaries, and Dave Lucas gauges officials reactions to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on the president’s health care law.

(Airs: 6/24 & 6/25) WAMC's Alan Chartock,  Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Gazette Editor Judy Patrick your letters, mistakes in the media, the slot desk, and much more.

(Airs: 6/22/12 & 6/23/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette:the legislature wraps up session with little drama, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts about the passage of teacher evaluations, and New York is expected to continue efforts to improve healthcare even if the Supreme Court overturns the law.

WAMC's David Guistina gets an update on the region's headlines from Judy Patrick, managing editor of the Daily Gazette.

As the legislative session in Albany draws to a close, WAMC's David Guistina gets the morning headlines from Mike Spain, associate editor of the Albany Times-Union.

(Airs: 6/17 & 6/18) WAMC's Alan Chartock,  Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld and SUNY Albany Professor and Investigative Journalist Rosemary Armao discuss layoffs and consolidation at newspapers, Scandinavian public media fight for their right to grow, your letters and other issues confronting the media.

(Airs: 6/15/12 & 6/16/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette:With the end of session near, a survey of new Yorkers find voterswant action, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on whether there willbe any major agreements before the session ends, and we’ll have part 2 from the innovation trails’ look at natural gas drilling bans.

(Airs: 6/08/12 & 6/09/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette:More revelations about a multi-million dollar advocacy group associated with Governor Cuomo, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on those revelations, and lawmakers in both houses draft bills to crack down on anonymouscomments on blogs and websites.

(Airs: 6/10 & 6/11) WAMC's Alan Chartock,  Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss, your letters and other issues confronting the media.

(Airs: 6/10 & 6/11) WAMC's Alan Chartock,  Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss your letters and other issues confronting the media.

(Airs: 6/03/12) WAMC's Alan Chartock,  Times Union Associate Editor Mike Spain, and Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss the role of an Associate Editor, Rupert Murdoch and whether the scandal will come to America, your letters and much more.

(Airs: 6/01/12 & 6/02/12) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: the state receives a federal waiver to modify some of the provisions of the No Child Left Behind Law, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on a new poll that finds the Governor holding high approval ratings, and the federal government orders New York counties give back nursing home money.

WAMC's David Guistina gets the morning headlines from Mike Spain, associate editor of the Albany Times-Union.

(Airs: 5/27/12 & 5/28/12) WAMC's Alan Chartock,  Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss whether a newspaper and it's website are all one thing, two New York Legislators introduce a bill to crack down on anonymous online posts, why wealthy people are investing in newspapers again, and much more.  

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