Elections

Election 2008
3:23 am
Tue October 21, 2008

Vote Smart Gauges NY Candidates' "Political Courage"

The VoteSmart bus...

Albany, NY – Project Vote Smart has released New York Candidates' Political Courage Test Results which you can view on the web or --- on the bus --- Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas explains.

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Election 2008
2:12 am
Mon October 20, 2008

Symington says VT is due more federal money

Montpelier, VT – Vermont Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Gaye Symington says the administration of Republican Governor Jim Douglas is ignoring more than $137 million in federal money that could be available to fix Vermont's roads and bridges. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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Election 2008
2:17 am
Fri October 17, 2008

Politics 10/17/08

Albany, NY – It's a political open house on today's show. There is no set topic and no guests -except our listeners. Alan Chartock serves as host and referee.

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Election 2008
2:14 am
Fri October 17, 2008

Congressional (Candidate) Corner - Scott Deshefy

Albany, NY – Alan asks Deshefy how he responds to some questions, and about his general profile as a candidate...

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Election 2008
6:47 am
Thu October 16, 2008

VT campaign volunteers sent to NH

VT – There's a new Vermont export to New Hampshire during this fall's Presidential campaign: volunteers for Barack Obama. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more

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Election 2008
3:40 am
Thu October 16, 2008

Presidential Debate Analysis 10/16/08

Albany, NY – The third and final debate of the presidential race took place on Wednesday night in Hempstead, NY. Who won? We talked to professor Jennifer Stromer-Galley of the Unviversity at Albany. Brian Shields hosts.

Election 2008
6:21 am
Fri October 10, 2008

Democrats lead enrollment of registered voters

Dutchess County, NY – For the first time in recorded history, Democrats lead the enrollment of registered voters in Dutchess County, NY. Republicans traditionally held the edge, but as of the close of business Thursday, there were 264 more Democrats. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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Election 2008
5:04 am
Tue October 7, 2008

Second Presidential Debate Preview

Albany, NY – On the day of the second debate between John McCain and Barack Obama, we talk presidential politics with Angela Ledford of the College of Saint Rose. Alan Chartock hosts.

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Election 2008
2:27 am
Thu October 2, 2008

Obama Surges Ahead of McCain in Siena Poll

Election 2008
7:21 am
Wed October 1, 2008

Hinchey explains why he voted against the bailout plan

Hurley,NY – A day after he voted against the $700 billion bailout plan for Wall Street, New York Congressman Maurice Hinchey of Hurley was in his third floor district office in Kingston's Wall Street trying to explain why he was one of 95 Democrats who voted against the bill. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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