Jan. 22, 2016: Ashley Hupfl, Yancey Roy, Robert Freeman, Commissioner Basil Seggos, Administrator Judith Enck
January 22, 2016
Ashley Hupfl, a Capitol reporter for City & State, shares this week’s Winners and Losers.
Yancey Roy, the Albany Bureau Chief for Newsday, explained the news highlights of the week.
We had the latest on the water contamination in Hoosick Falls. First, Acting DEC Commissioner Basil Seggos discussed the progress the state is making at the Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Site and in the village water supply. Then, EPA Region 2 Administrator Judith Enck explained the EPA’s ongoing response to the contamination.
Gov. Cuomo has proposed subjecting the Legislature to the Freedom of Information Law. Robert Freeman, the executive director of the Committee on Open Government, analyzed the proposal.◄ Back to PodCasts