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WCNY’s The Capitol Pressroom

The Capitol Pressroom streams live weekdays at 11 a.m. The streaming player is available beginning at 10:35 a.m. For air times on your local station, please check the “Air times” tab on this page.

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  • June 22, 2017: Asm. Patricia Fahy

    June 22, 2017

    With a legislative session that has had a few bright spots, Assemblywoman Patricia Fahy (D-Albany) joined Susan to discuss her legislative accomplishments including the reforms to indigent legal defense and her recently passed craft beer legislation. Read More


  • June 22, 2017: Senator Fred Akshar

    June 22, 2017

    We spoke with Senator Fred Akshar, Co-Chair of the Senate Heroin Task Force (R-Colesville) about his recent legislation to fight the crisis. Read More


  • June 22, 2017: Stephanie Campbell

    June 22, 2017

    Stephanie Campbell, Executive Director of Friends for Recovery-New York talked about remembering those who we have lost and those who are suffering from addiction today. Read More


  • June 22, 2017: Broome County Executive Jason Garnar

    June 22, 2017

    Broome County Executive Jason Garnar (D) explained the effects the crisis has had on his county and how the Broome Opioid Abuse Council (BOAC) is addressing the opioid addiction crisis. Read More


  • June 22, 2017: Alexis Pleus

    June 22, 2017

    Alexis Pleus, the founder of TruthPharm who lost her son to opioid addiction, discussed the ways her organization is combating the opioid crisis. Read More


  • June 21, 2017: Senator Michael Gianaris

    June 21, 2017

    On the last scheduled day of the legislative session Senator Michael Gianaris (D-Queens) kicked-off the show with end of session updates, plus, he discussed his plan to temporarily raise taxes on the wealthy to pay for MTA upgrades. Read More


  • June 21, 2017: Senator John Bonacic

    June 21, 2017

    Senator John Bonacic (R-Mount Hope), Chair of both the Senate Judiciary and Senate Racing, Gaming & Wagering committees discussed Tuesday’s hearing on Governor Cuomo’s Court of Appeals nominee, as well as a request by a racino for state assistance. Read More


  • June 21, 2017: Dan Goldberg and NYSSBA

    June 21, 2017

    Politico NY’s Dan Goldberg gave an update on health legislation from the legislative session. Wednesday is day one of the New York State Education Department’s hearing into the Buffalo School Board’s complaint against Carl Paladino. Executive Director of the New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA) Tim Kremer and Deputy Executive Director and General Counsel Jay Worona had analysis of the situation. Read More


  • June 21, 2017: Bruce Gyory

    June 21, 2017

    Bruce Gyory, Senior Strategist at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips joined us to talk about the Georgia 6th Congressional district special election and whether Congresswoman-elect Karen Handel’s victory is a bellwether. Read More


  • June 20, 2017: Hemophilia advocates

    June 20, 2017

    Advocates are pressing to allow Medicaid-eligible New Yorkers to be exempt from Medicaid Managed Care for special blood borne illnesses. We discussed the issue with Ed Rogoff, a member of the Board of the Hemophilia Association of New York, and Mariam Voutsis, the President of the Hemophilia Services Consortium. Read More


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The Capitol Pressroom is a daily one-hour radio program broadcast from the Legislative Correspondents Association Pressroom on the third floor of the State Capitol in Albany. The show features  interviews with important newsmakers.

It also features analysis from seasoned political reporters who work the Albany beat for newspapers and wire services around the state including The New York Times, Newsday, the Albany Times, Union, Gannett News Service and the Associated Press.

 

 

The Capitol Pressroom Weekend, is a one-hour show filled with the week’s best interview segments from The Capitol Pressroom. It airs Sundays at 6 a.m. on WQXW in Ossining, NY.

Host Susan Arbetter is an award-winning broadcast journalist who brings more than 15 years of experience to the Pressroom as an Albany correspondent.

The Capitol Pressroom streams online right here weekdays at 11 a.m.

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Binghamton WSQX (91.5 FM) 8 p.m.
Buffalo  WBFO (88.7 FM) 8 p.m.
Clayton  WRVH (89.3 FM) 8 p.m.
Geneva  WRVO translator (90.7 FM) 8 p.m.
Hamilton WRVO translator (92.3 FM) 8 p.m.
Ithaca  WICR (88.1 FM) 3 p.m.
Ithaca WRVO translator (92.5 FM) 8 p.m.
Jamestown WUBJ (88.1 FM) 8 p.m.
Kingston  Annendale-on-Hudon | WLHV (88.1 FM) Mon.-Fri 1 p.m. and noon Saturday
Norwich  WRVO translator (89.9 FM) 8 p.m.
Olean WOLN (92.3 FM) 8 p.m.
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Oswego  WRVO (89.0 FM) 8 p.m.
Rochester WXXI (1370 AM) 11 p.m.
Sharon, CT WHDD
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Mon.-Fri 1 p.m. and noon Saturday
Syracuse  WRVO (90.3 FM) 8 p.m.
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