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WAMC New York News
12:11 pm
Thu November 4, 2004

Environmentalists Opposed DEC Proposal

Albany, NY – The comment period for a New York State DEC proposal regarding the oversight of certain hazardous waste sites is set to close tomorrow. Environmentalists are up in arms over the proposed policy that would replace agency waste site monitors with private contractors. They say such a move opens the doors for increased pollution. WAMC's Allison Dunne has more.

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WAMC New York News
9:22 am
Thu November 4, 2004

Analysts Review Electronic Voting, Exit Polls

Boston, MA – Tuesday's election saw about 40 million Americans cast their votes on electronic machines rather than by old-fashioned paper ballots. While there weren't any apparent big problems, critics still remain. WAMC's Kelly Wilkinson has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:33 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

Can America Come Back Together?

Albany, NY – The 2004 election revealed a nation deeply divided on many issues. But now that Americans have made their choices, how does the country get itself back together in order to move forward? WAMC's Greg Dahlmann reports that elected officials from around the region say it will be a difficult -- but necessary -- task.

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WAMC New York News
4:30 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

Interfaith Group Hopes to Begin Healing Political Divide

Burlington, VT – Religious leaders around the state are asking Vermonters to come together tonight to discuss the state of the nation, regardless of their political affiliations. More from North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley.

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WAMC New York News
4:29 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

Berkshire Dems Worked to Tip New Hampshire

Williamstown, MA – Despite John Kerry's defeat, he did tip the state of New Hampshire. For the past several months, Massachusetts Democrats have flooded into the neighboring state. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Kelly Wilkinson has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:28 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

HV Leans Towards Bush in Election

Kingston, NY – At least one sure thing in the presidential election is Senator John Kerry's win in New York. Yet in at least five Hudson Valley counties, voters went for President Bush. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:26 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

D.A. Race In Albany

Albany, NY – The race for Albany County District Attorney was the most bitter and hard fought local race in the area this election
year. WAMC's Brian Shields reports the vote shook the foundations of the Albany County Democratic Party.

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WAMC New York News
12:43 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

Democrats Prevail in Berkshire County

Pittsfield, MA – Incumbents and Democrats prevailed in yesterday's Berkshire County races. Across Massachusetts, the Republican push to pick up more seats in the Statehouse did not succeed. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Kelly Wilkinson has more.

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WAMC New York News
12:42 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

Vermont Election Wrap-Up

Burlington, VT – There were expected and unexpected results in Tuesday's Vermont elections. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley takes a look at the results.

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WAMC New York News
12:40 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

HV Elections Yield Incumbent Victories

Kingston, NY – Election races in the Hudson Valley left few on the edges of their seats. Incumbents in the area will retain their congressional, and state senate and assembly positions. More from WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne.

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