WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses accusations of inappropriate behavior against former Vice President Joe Biden, and the $175.5 billion state budget deal reached by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and state legislative leaders. He also comments on a new plastic bag ban in New York, and the issue of public campaign financing.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's "victory lap" rally in Michigan Thursday, and reports that the New York state budget is nearly finished and ready for lawmakers to vote on this Sunday. He also comments on a lawsuit filed by New York State Attorney General Letitia James against manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioids, for their alleged role in the opioid epidemic.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's upcoming rally in Michigan, his first since the filing of the Mueller report. He also comments on a New York Times article about the cost of access to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, and British Prime Minister Theresa May's offer to step down after alternative Brexit plans were rejected by Parliament.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's promise to investigate those behind the Russia inquiry, and a separate inquiry suggested by Republican Senator Lindsey Graham to look into the FBI. He also comments on his recent interview with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, and whether the state's budget, due April 1, will include congestion pricing.