On December 18, WXXI and WMHT (Albany) invited young adults to participate in a recording called "In Our Hands: NY's Future and the Under 40 Perspective. Panelists - including Robert Manning, author of Credit Card Nation, and Robert Ward, Deputy Director of the Rockefeller Institute, among others - were on hand to respond to concerns about the economy. The hour-long program will air on WXXI-TV on Tuesday, January 6 at 9 pm. Click here to watch Part 1.
(December 17, 2008) Community reaction to the state budget proposal from Rochester City Council Finance Committee Chair Carolee Conklin and Rochester Business Alliance President Sandra Parker in studio, and the Governor's Commission on Property Tax Relief chair Thomas Suozzi on line. Click here to listen.
(December 17, 2008) A discussion of Governor David Paterson's proposed state budget and its impact on taxes, local governments and services with Erika Rosenberg of the Center for Governmental Research in studio. Click here to listen.
(December 16, 2008) Helping the poor in hard times; we talk with Frances Passavento of Foodlink, Ron Fox of the Open Door Mission, Salvation Army Major Charles Detrick, and Mark Dunlea of the Hunger Action Network of New York State. Click here to listen.
(December 15, 2008) The impact of state and federal spending cuts and a slack economy on health care with Dr. Bradford Berk and Steven Goldstein of the University of Rochester Medical Center/Strong Health/Strong and Highland Hospitals. Click here to listen.