Elections

Election 2008
7:20 am
Fri October 31, 2008

Voter registration overwhelmingly Democratic in Hudson Valley

Hudson Valley, NY – As election day approaches, new voter registration in the lower Hudson Valley is overwhelmingly Democratic. Susan Barnett reports.

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Election 2008
2:43 am
Fri October 31, 2008

Southern Berkshire School Committees to be elected, not appointed

Sheffield, Ma – WITH ELECTION DAY APPROACHING, THE VOTERS OF THE SOUTHERN BERKSHIRES WILL SEE A NEW CATEGORY ON THE BALLOT, SCHOOL COMMITTEE MEMBERS. WAMC'S BERKSHIRE BUREAU CHIEF CHARLIE DEITZ HAS THE STORY

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Election 2008
3:13 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Media and Polling in the Presidential Election 10/30/08

Albany, NY – Poll, polls, polls! What's with all the polls? Today we try to make sense of it all. Host David Galletly welcomes Zoe Oxley and David Cotter from Union College.

Election 2008
2:14 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Listener Essay - What Election Day Should Be

Albany, NY – Dr. J.B. Goss is a writer and clinician who lives in Waterford, NY.

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Election 2008
12:44 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Greg Palast - The Root of All Evil: Money in Politics

Albany, NY – Alan speaks with Greg Palast prior his appearance at SUNY New Paltz with Amy Goodman and Jeff Cohen.

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Election 2008
12:34 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Congressional (Candidate) Corner - Paul Tonko

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock and candidate Paul Tonko speak about the economy.

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Election 2008
10:30 am
Wed October 29, 2008

Vincent Harding - The Obama Opportunity

Albany, NY – Vincent Harding marched with Dr. Martin Luther King and was his speech writer for many years. Harding will be at Vassar this Wednesday (Oct. 29) talking about what he calls "The Obama Opportunity."

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Election 2008
7:09 am
Wed October 29, 2008

VT seeking dismissal of military absentee ballots lawsuit

VT – Vermont and its Secretary of State are seeking to have a federal lawsuit dismissed over the reporting of military absentee ballots. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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Election 2008
7:06 am
Wed October 29, 2008

Many Vermonters are voting early

VT – Many Vermonters are voting early this year, driven by a Presidential contest that is expected to draw a record turnout. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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Election 2008
3:43 am
Wed October 29, 2008

Presidential Race 10/29/08

Albany, NY – Less than a week remains in the 2008 presidential race. On this edition of Vox Pop WAMC listeners weigh in with their thoughts on the Obama and McCain campaigns... and predict the outcome of Tuesday's election. Alan Chartock moderates the proceedings.

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