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Universities and Colleges as Economic Drivers

Video duration: 26:46Video has closed captioning.

Deputy Director of Research at the Rockefeller Institute of Government and UAlbany Professor, Dr. Jason Lane, co-editor of 'Universities and Colleges as Economic Drivers,' sits down with us to discuss the role of higher education in economic development. Also, analysis of the latest news including the continued fall of mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer's run at elected office.

Episodes of New York NOW405

Video thumbnail: New York NOW Bartoletti Looks Back at Capitol Years

New York NOW

Bartoletti Looks Back at Capitol Years

One of the most respected and well-known good-government advocates is retiring.

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Bartoletti Looks Back at Capitol Years

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New York NOW

Malliotakis Looks to Become First Female Mayor of NYC

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis looks to become fist female mayor of NYC.

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Malliotakis Looks to Become First Female Mayor of NYC

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New York NOW

Final Legislative Push Underway

Discussion of the remaining two weeks of the legislative session.

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Final Legislative Push Underway

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New York NOW

What's Next for the State Legislature?

We discuss what's next for lawmakers and visit Congressman Paul Tonko's Town Hall.

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What's Next for the State Legislature?

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Video thumbnail: New York NOW Access to Healthy Foods | Chasing the Dream

New York NOW

Access to Healthy Foods | Chasing the Dream

See how Capital District programs provide access to healthy foods at an early age.

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Access to Healthy Foods | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Independent Living | Chasing the Dream

The Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley helps individuals with disabilities.

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Independent Living | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

The Journey to Sustainability | Chasing the Dream

Schenectady Bridges assists people on the journey from poverty to sustainability.

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The Journey to Sustainability | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Encouraging Healthy Eating | Chasing the Dream

A look at regional programs that connect low-income families with fresh fruits & veggies.

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Encouraging Healthy Eating | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Accessible Health Care | Chasing the Dream

College Hometown Pharmacy is helping to remove barriers to healthcare.

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Accessible Health Care | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Tomeico | Child Care Costs | Chasing the Dream

Tomeico talks about the challenges of affording child care.

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Tomeico | Child Care Costs | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Training for Young Adults | Chasing the Dream

YouthBuild Schenectady helps young adults transform their lives and communities.

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Training for Young Adults | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Child Care Costs | Chasing the Dream

Discussion of the challenges of affording child care.

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Child Care Costs | Chasing the Dream

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Video thumbnail: New York NOW Town Hall with Congressman John Faso | Promo

New York NOW

Town Hall with Congressman John Faso | Promo

Watch live on WMHT_TV, WSKG, Facebook, and wmht.org Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 8pm.

Town Hall with Congressman John Faso | Promo

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