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Wed April 3, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum - Public Corruption : 4/3/13

New York State Senator Malcolm Smith
New York State Senator Malcolm Smith
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Yesterday’s events in New York will surely go down as yet another marker in the state’s history of political corruption as six officials, including former New York State Senate Majority Leader, State Senator Malcolm Smith, are now facing federal charges.

Today we want your take on the so-called culture of corruption that seems to pervade many areas of public service and elected office. Does power corrupt those who have it? WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

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