Podcasts

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Podcasts

Stan Rosenberg

Wednesday, February 10, 201602/10/2016

Stan Rosenberg on The Constitutional Convention

In Bill Newman

2/10: Senate President Stan Rosenberg, an update from our local chapter of United Way, and Natalia Munoz speaks with Holyoke City Councilor on her participation in the Vagina Monologues.

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Tuesday, February 9, 201602/09/2016

On The Money (2/10/16)

In On the Money

What financial lessons can we learn from the Super Bowl? Does a down January mean a down year for the…

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Tuesday, February 9, 201602/09/2016

He Is Big Bird

In Bill Newman

1/9: Thomas Kochan on his new book “Shaping the Future of Work,” Massachusetts Pipeline Awareness Network Director Katy Eiseman with an update on the proposed natural gas pipeline. Plus, Caroll Spinney on his role of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch over the years on Sesame Street ahead of a special screening of I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story on Friday February 12th at the Academy of Music Theatre in Northampton.

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Monday, February 8, 201602/08/2016

Holding Onto Roe V Wade

In Bill Newman

1/8: We speak with the courageous women’s health doctor and abortion provider, Dr. Willie Parker, who was the honoree of the Abortion Rights Fund of Western Massachusetts Roe v. Wade commemoration on Saturday. Then, Political Gold with Josh Silver, CEO of Represent Us.

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Friday, February 5, 201602/05/2016

A Sense of Place

In Bill Newman

Author Joseph Steinfield on his new book Claremont Boy: My New Hampshire Roots and the Gift of Memory. Plus, Judy Herrell of Herrell’s Ice Cream and Chris Harper of Whole Children speak about National Ice Cream For Breakfast Day tomorrow raising money for the Hadley non-profit.

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Thursday, February 4, 201602/04/2016

Vaya Con Muñoz 2.6.15

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Thursday, February 4, 201602/04/2016

The Northamptones Silver Chords

In Bill Newman

2/4: We talk politics with former Senator and presidential candidate Gary Hart, and yesterday’s convening of a state constitutional convention with “Your State U” host Max Page. Then the Northamptones light up the studio—really, there are amazing— a preview of this weekend’s Silver Chord Bowl.

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Wednesday, February 3, 201602/03/2016

Voices From Inside

In Bill Newman

2/3: Voice from Inside: how to survive jail and somehow come out stronger and better; Emmy award-winning film maker Larry Hott reviews “God Loves Uganda” and other documentaries.

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Wednesday, February 3, 201602/03/2016

On The Money (2/3/16)

In On the Money

Is “Buy and Hold” a good strategy in this market? Is “What’s your Number” a good strategy in any market?…

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Tuesday, February 2, 201602/02/2016

On Iowa, The Northampton Police & Liberals Crossing The Aisle

In Bill Newman

2.2.16- Attorney Luke Ryan on the Jonas Correia trial versus the Police of Northampton. Director of Strategic Communications at the University of Texas at Austin, Daniel Oppenheimer on his new book “Exit Right: The People Who Left the Left and Reshaped the American Century.”

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Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid

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Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie embraces his son Patrick during a primary night rally in Nashua, N.H., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. At left is Christie's older son Andrew and wife Mary Pat at right. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Christie had banked his presidential prospects on a strong finish in New Hampshire, but finished behind most Republican rivals.

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Yellen: Fed not likely to reverse course on rates despite risks

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Chances are slim the Federal Reserve would need to reverse the rate tightening cycle it began in December.

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Paul Mark Considering Berkshire Senate Seat

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Mark had initially ruled out a run, but now admits he is "thinking about" since 4th Berkshire District Rep. William "Smitty" Pignatelli has taken himself out of the running.

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Twitter to change homepage to customize tweet displays to individuals

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By Yasmeen Abutaleb (Reuters) – Twitter Inc made a dramatic product change on Wednesday, saying it will recast the way…

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Mass Pike to Drop Toll Booth for Automatic System

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The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that toll booths will be removed on the Mass Turnpike, and replaced with an “Open Road Tolling” system which will automatically charge drivers for using the road.