(November 19, 2008) Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy discusses how the struggling economy will change the relationship between Rochester and the state and federal administrations, and what NY Governor David Paterson's proposed cuts may mean to the Rochester community. Click here to listen.
(November 13, 2008) Nationally syndicated real estate columnist Edith Lank, along with attorneys Ruhi Maker and Rebecca Case Grammatico of Empire Justice Center, discuss the local housing market and the mortgage crisis. Click here to listen.
(November13, 2008) WXXI's Capitol Bureau Correspondent Karen DeWitt provides analysis of Governor David Paterson's proposed mid-year budget cuts. Also reaction from Democratic State Assemblywoman Susan John, Republican State Senator Joe Robach, Rochester Business Alliance President Sandy Parker, and SUNY Geneseo President Christopher Dahl. Click here to listen.
(November 6, 2008) Is "going green" a luxury, or something the nation can't afford to put off until the economy improves? Bob Smith interviews Gannett Lecture Series speaker Bill McKibben, whose bookDeep Economy makes a case for moving beyond “growth” as the economic ideal and pursuing prosperity in a more locally sustainable way. Click here to listen.