Perspectives: Three Case of Betrayal

Sat, 07/18/2009 - 2:00pm
Perspectives Host Curt Smith
This week: Betrayal on Perspectives, airing Saturday, July 18 at 2 p.m. on AM1370/FM-HD91.5-2.
In 1957, two baseball teams left New York for California, breaking the hearts of millions of people in New York City and Upstate New York. The Huffington Post columnist Robert E. Murphy discusses his new book, After Many A Summer: The Passing of the Giants and Dodgers and a Golden Age In New York Baseball.
This week Republican Senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee questioned President Obama's Supreme Court nominee, Sonia Sotomayor. Political pollster and consultant Fritz Wenzel explores how they did.  Has the GOP betrayed, or kept faith with, its electorate?
The madness of the last month in Albany, New York, has astounded those who thought they had seen it all -- and hadn't. Fred Dicker is columnist and state editor of the New York Post. He etches the plots and counterplots of New York Senate Democrats to keep their majority -- and Republicans to seize it.
This episode of Perspectives will reair Tuesday, July 21 at 9 p.m. on AM1370/FM-HD91.5-2.