May 9, 2014: Ws and Ls, reporters Yancey Roy and Glenn Blain, Vin Bonventre, Sara Boivin
May 9, 2014
Winners and Losers as seen through the scrim of City & State reporter Matt Hamilton’s keen eyes.
Analysis of the week’s news with New York Daily News reporter Glenn Blain and Newsday Albany Bureau Chief Yancey Roy.
We talk legal issues including the SCOTUS decision to allow prayer at town meetings and whether the Governor is beyond the reach of federal prosecutors with Albany Law School’s Dr. Vin Bonventre, author of the New York Court Watcher blog and founder and editor of State Constitutional Commentary.
Saratoga Harness Racing Inc., which owns Saratoga Casino and Raceway, has filed two applications with the state for 2 casinos, one in Newburgh and one in Albany County. Guess where it’s not looking to build a casino: Saratoga. One big reason for that is activist Sara Boivin one of the organizers of Saratogians Against Vegas-style Expansion (SAVE). She opens up about how she fought gambling interests.◄ Back to PodCasts