The Capitol Pressroom

A WCNY Radio Production

  • December 13, 2019: Reporters

    We took a look back at the news of the week that was with Spectrum reporters Nick Reisman and Ryan Whalen. Dec 13, 2019

  • December 13, 2019: Health budget

    Eric Linzer, President and CEO of the Health Plan Association, shared some of the plans he hopes the state will take when addressing the budget gap this year. Dec 13, 2019

  • December 12, 2019: Education funding

    With a new legislative session on the horizon, the Board of Regents has come forward with their budget proposal which includes a 2.1-billion-dollar increase. John Yagelski, chair of t... Dec 12, 2019

  • December 12, 2019: Amazon coming to NYC

    Amazon is coming to New York City. Albeit in Manhattan and with fewer proposed jobs than the HQ2 plan. Nate Jensen, Professor of Government at the University of Texas-Austin and co-au... Dec 12, 2019

  • December 12, 2019: Opioid crisis in New York

    Has the state’s opioid tax brought in the crucial funds needed to address the crisis? John Coppola, Executive Director of the New York Association of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Pr... Dec 12, 2019

  • December 12, 2019: Upstate public transportation

    We talked about the needs of Upstate public transportation with Bill Carpenter, President of the New York Public Transit Association and serves as the CEO of the Rochester-Genesee Reg... Dec 12, 2019