The Capitol Pressroom

  • Getting to know what's in your food

    April 12, 2024 - Democratic state lawmakers are pushing for stricter regulations and more awareness of additives put into food, which are generally overlooked by federal officials. We... Apr 12, 2024

    Getting to know what's in your food
  • Preventing and addressing tick-borne diseases

    April 12, 2024 - With ticks beginning to emerge after the winter, we consider how to prevent and address tick-borne illnesses with Royale Scuderi, executive director of the Central Ne... Apr 12, 2024

    Preventing and addressing tick-borne diseases
  • Smoothing out the 'Raise the Age' rollout

    April 12, 2024 - Across the political spectrum there are concerns about the implementation of Raise the Age, so we examine how it can be improved. Our guests are Alison Lake, executiv... Apr 12, 2024

    Smoothing out the 'Raise the Age' rollout
  • Incentivizing work opportunities

    April 11, 2024 - Business Council of New York State Executive Vice President Paul Zuber makes the case the for the state to replicate a federal tax credit designed to encourage employ... Apr 11, 2024

    Incentivizing work opportunities
  • Gathering information about New York's wolves

    March 10, 2024 - After a wolf was detected in central New York, environmentalists have been calling on the state to gather more information about this endangered population. We discus... Apr 10, 2024

    Gathering information about New York's wolves
  • Disclosing artificial content in political ads

    March 8, 2024 - The proliferation of artificially generated political content is prompting calls for greater disclosure requirements. We consider how those new rules should be applied... Apr 8, 2024

    Disclosing artificial content in political ads
  • Enforcing New York's flavored vaping ban

    March 8, 2024 - Despite New York banning the sale of flavored vaping products in 2020, Democratic lawmakers and health officials worry that more needs to be done. We talk about additi... Apr 8, 2024

    Enforcing New York's flavored vaping ban