(Airs 1/3) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: a leading lawmaker says raising the state’s minimum wage to $9 an hour should be phased in faster, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on what to expect in the next legislative session, and Governor Cuomo heads to the north country to promote winter tourism upstate.
WAMC's Alan Chartock in conversation with National Geographic Photographer John Stanmeyer.
Correction: January 2, 2014
Guest John Stanmeyer refers to a certain type of Indonesian bench that he bought for $125 in Asia, saying those same benches would probably sell at Asia Barong in Great Barrington, Massachusetts for $2000 or $3000. Asia Barong confirms that the items, in fact, sell in the range of $295 to $365.
ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (Airs 12/22 & 12/23) WAMC'S Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Gazette Editor Judy Patrick discuss sexism in the media, getting all the information from the police in incident reports, and much more.
The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Governor Cuomo shares his priorities for the coming session, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts about his conversation with Comptroller Dinapoli, and a bill was recently introduced to legalize recreational marijuana in New York.