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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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  • Nov. 20, 2014: AG Schneiderman, Sally Santangelo, Sen. Stewart-Cousins, James Tallon

    November 20, 2014

    Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaks with Susan Arbetter about a major takedown of a Brooklyn-based gun trafficking ring, as well as his second term priorities. Syracuse is one of the nation’s most segregated cities. CNY Fair Housing’s Executive Director Sally Santangelo explains a new report “Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing” that explores the city’s […] Read More

  • Nov. 19, 2014: Richard Ravitch, Ryan Karben, Michael Rebell, Bruce Gyory

    November 19, 2014

    Former Lt. Gov. Richard Ravitch updates us on the Detroit bankruptcy. Ravitch will discuss the Motor City at a Rockefeller Institute event today. Former Assemblyman Ryan Karben weighs in on fiscal monitor Hank Greenberg’s report on the East Ramapo School District. Michael Rebell, the attorney who led the CFE case, and a professor at Columbia […] Read More

  • Nov. 18, 2014: ATV laws, Sen. Griffo, Cayuga power-plant

    November 18, 2014

    A hot ticket item this coming session will be whether to change the weight limit to allow bigger All-terrain Vehicles on New York’s parks and trails. We’ll hear both sides of the argument: First, J. R. Burke, State & Provincial Government Relations Manager for Polaris Industries, shares the benefits of increasing the weight limits. Then, […] Read More

  • Nov. 17, 2014: Katherine Markert, Allison Steinberg, Barbara Smith

    November 17, 2014

    Governor Cuomo signed the Craft New York Act last week. Katherine Markert, an attorney at Harter Secrest & Emery and legal expert on the alcohol beverage industry, will explain the changes. Allison Steinberg, the Director of Communications at Empire State Pride Agenda, discusses the state of LGBT equality in seven New York Cities. The Human […] Read More

  • Nov. 14th, 2014: Ashley Hupfl, Ken Lovett, Michael Gormley, John Kane, Robert Pollin

    November 14, 2014

    Ashley Hupfl of City & State shares this weeks Winners and Losers Ken Lovett, Albany Bureau Chief for the NY Daily News, and Michael Gormley of Newsday join Susan for a reporter roundtable. John Kane, “Let’s Talk Native” host, discusses Native American Heritage Month. Prof. Robert Pollin, Department of Economics and Political Economy Research Institute […] Read More

  • Nov. 13, 2014: Letitia James, Harvey Rosenthal, Bill Mahoney, public school funding

    November 13, 2014

    With the Comcast/Time Warner merger, Public Advocate for the City of New York Letitia James is pushing for free broadband for public housing. Yesterday, the State’s Public Service Commission delayed a vote on the $45 billion takeover of TWC by Comcast. Harvey Rosenthal, Executive Director of New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services, Inc., explains why […] Read More

  • Nov. 12th, 2014: Elizabeth Lynam, Fred Fross, Tim Hoefer, Deborah Glick, Larry Levy

    November 12, 2014

    Elizabeth Lynam, Vice-President of the Citizens Budget Commission, and Fred Floss, Executive Director of the Fiscal Policy Institute discuss what New York State should do with the bank settlement money. Tim Hoefer, Executive Director of the Empire Center, discusses double-dipping and a report card on municipalities websites’ effectiveness. Assemblymember Deborah Glick shares her environmental priorities […] Read More

  • Nov. 11, 2014: Michael O’Neil, Kathy Leichter, Myrna Perez, Prof. Ray Brescia

    November 11, 2014

    After Tuesday’s election, The Green Party moved up on the ballot line. Michael O’Neil, co-chair of the Green Party of NY, explores the future of the independent left in New York State.   Kathy Leichter, award-winning director/producer of the documentary Here One Day, shares more on the film that explores the impact of her mother’s […] Read More

  • Nov. 7, 2014: Jon Lentz, Glenn Blain, Casey Seiler Anthony Ingraffea, Arthur “Jerry” Kremer

    November 7, 2014

    City and State’s Jon Lentz has this week’s Winners and Losers. The Daily News’ Glenn Blain and the Times Union’s Casey Seiler join Susan for a reporter roundtable. New York voters said “Yes” to ballot questions 1, 2 and 3. NYPIRG Legislative Director Blair Horner will explain what that may mean to you. When it comes […] Read More

  • Nov. 6, 2014: Gov. Cuomo, John Faso and Sean Casey, Michael Kink and Karen Scharff

    November 6, 2014

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo joins Susan Arbetter at 11:06 to discuss his successful re-election, and his priorities in the coming year. More analysis of the elections with former Republican candidate for Governor & long-time Assembly Minority Leader John Faso; and Partner and Director of Public Affairs at Eric Mower and Associates, Sean Casey. What’s next for […] 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. 

The show also airs in the cities below:

City  Call Letters Time
Albany  WVCR-FM (88.3 FM) 5 p.m.
Albany  WHDDAM1020 and 91.9 FM Mon.-Fri 1 p.m. and noon Saturday
Binghamton WSQX-FM (91.5 FM) 11 a.m.
Buffalo  WBFO-FM (88.7 FM) 8 p.m.
Buffalo  WNED-AM (970 AM) 8 p.m.
Clayton  WRVH-FM (89.3 FM) 8 p.m.
Cortland  WFUC-FM (90.5 FM) 8 p.m.
Geneva  Translator (90.7 FM) 8 p.m.
Geneva  WRVO-FM (88.9 FM) 8 p.m.
Ithaca  ICR (88.1 FM) 1 p.m.
Hamilton  WRCU-FM (90.1 FM) 8 p.m.
Hamilton  Translator (92.3 FM) 8 p.m.
Kingston  WLHV-FM (88.1 FM) Mon.-Fri 1 p.m. and noon Saturday
Kingston  WGHQ (920 AM) Mon.-Fri 1 p.m. and noon Saturday
Norwich  Translator (89.9 FM) 8 p.m.
Odessa  WINO-FM (89.9 FM) 1 p.m.
Ossining  WQXW (90.3) 6 a.m. (weekend)
Oswego  WRVO-FM (89.0 FM) 8 p.m.
Rochester WXXI-AM (1370 AM) 11 p.m.
Syracuse  WRVD-FM (90.3 FM) 8 p.m.
Utica  WRVN-FM (99.9 FM) 8 p.m.
Watertown WRVJ-FM (91.7 FM) 8 p.m.
Watkins Glen WRFI-FM (91.9 FM) 1 p.m.

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