The Focus on Albany Show

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On the Focus on Albany show I will be discussing issues affecting NYS residents and talk with the legislators involved in working on those issues

On-Demand Episodes

Bill Samuels of the New Roosevelt, Willie Janeway of the Adirondack Council and Dr. Robert Maher,CEO at St. Christopher's join Cynthia Pooler on Focus on Albany for a round table discussion throughout the 2015 state legislative... more

Green Party Gubernatorial Candidate Howie Hawkins reflects on his campaign and what's ahead for 2015 g Howie Hawkins reflects on his campaign and what's ahead for 2015

A conversation with Ward Stone about Fracking

Sandy LeVan of the United Tenants of Albany talks about the housing crises in Albany

Albany County Chairwoman Christine Benedict talks about what is going on with the Albany County Legislature

Capital District Business A conversation with media strategist Mark Grimm who will talk about motivational speaking and speed networking

Councilman Judd Krasher talks about what is going on with the budget in the City of Albany

Focus on Albany has created a new segment called Capital District Business. I will be interviewing business peole and entrepreneurs to give them a platform to promote their brands. Today's guest is Stephanie Marie Owner of Foxy Trot... more

Christine Benedict talks about a proposal to postpone next year's legislative election

Bhawin Suchak talks about his movie The Throwaways which is a timely and provocative look at the impact of mass incarceration and police brutality on black men in America. The Throwaways will be shown at the Spectrum Theater on... more