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Beth Fertig

Beth Fertig appears in the following:

Bloomberg Wins

Wednesday, November 07, 2001

Republican Michael Bloomberg defeated democrat Mark Green in a close election. With absentee ballots yet to be counted, Mr. Bloomberg appears to have won by approximately 40-thousand votes. In declaring victory, he pledged to reach out to business, labor, and community leaders.

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Mark Green on Election Day

Tuesday, November 06, 2001

Facing the possibility of losing, Mark Green spent the final day of his campaign in a two pronged assault. As Democratic leaders touted his experience during a 24 hour bus tour, the candidate launched a series of new attacks against his Republican opponent. In Williamsburg, he criticized Michael Bloomberg for ...

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"Here Is New York" Photo Exhibit

Saturday, November 03, 2001

WNYC’s Beth Fertig visited the exhibit recently to ask why so many people want to see these pictures of such a painful event.

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Green V. Bloomberg

Friday, November 02, 2001

WNYC's Beth Fertig has more.

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The Subways

Monday, October 22, 2001

A recent New York Times survey found nearly a third of subway riders are still uneasy following the attack on the World Trade Center. But not enough to stop riding the trains. WNYC’s Beth Fertig has more.

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Tense Times for Afghani Community

Tuesday, October 16, 2001

Envoys from Pakistan have been trying to persuade the country’s ruling Taliban to turn over the prime suspect: Osama bin Laden. For immigrants from Afghanistan and Pakistan, these are tense times. As WNYC’s Beth Fertig reports, many are caught between supporting America while also being concerned for their families back ...

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EMS Workers Continue to Help at WTC Site

Monday, October 15, 2001

The city's fire and police departments suffered the biggest losses in uniformed service members on September 11th. But eight Emergency Medical Service workers were also among the missing, and nearly ninety more were injured. As WNYC’s Beth Fertig reports, many EMS workers have been returning to the site of the ...

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Green

Friday, October 12, 2001

The electorate sharply divided by race, according to an exit poll by Addison (sp?) Media Research. More than three-quarters of Mr. Ferrera's voters where black and latino, while Mr. Green's where overwhelmingly white. The Democrat now faces Republican Michael Bloomberg in the November General election. WNYC's Political Reporter, Beth Fertig ...

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Green and Ferrer Neck and Neck

Wednesday, October 10, 2001

The Democratic Mayoral runnoffs are Thursday October 11, 2001.

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Public Advocate

Friday, October 05, 2001

In their first debate before the Democratic Party runoff, Public Advocate candidates Betsy Gautbaum and Norman Seigel expressed radically different views on the job.

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    Giuliani Not Seeking Third Term

    Thursday, October 04, 2001

    He now says he will not try to end term limits so he can run again.

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    Recovery Effort

    Tuesday, October 02, 2001

    As WNYC's Beth Fertig reports, the recovery effort is moving slowly.

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    Beth's Diary (Part 3)

    Sunday, September 16, 2001

    In the days following the attacks, reporter Beth Fertig kept her friends and faimily informed through an e-mail diary. She writes candidly about her fears and experiences covering the collapsing towers and the aftermath.

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    Beth's Diary (Part 2)

    Friday, September 14, 2001

    In the days following the attacks, reporter Beth Fertig kept her friends and faimily informed through an e-mail diary. She writes candidly about her fears and experiences covering the collapsing towers and the aftermath.

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    Beth's Diary

    Thursday, September 13, 2001

    In the days following the attacks, reporter Beth Fertig kept her friends and faimily informed through an e-mail diary. She writes candidly about her fears and experiences covering the collapsing towers and the aftermath.

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    Race for Mayor

    Monday, September 10, 2001

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    On The Issues: Education

    Friday, September 07, 2001

    And then we’ll hear from an expert on education funding about what the candidates are proposing.

    Where The Candidates StandFernando Ferrer (Democrat): "I don't believe that we can tinker around the edges when it comes to education. We've got to take the bold steps required to move our system forward. And ...

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    Housing

    Tuesday, September 04, 2001

    HOUSING - WHERE THEY STAND FERNANDO FERRER (Democrat) A comprehensive 10 year plan to address the city's housing emergency: A $1.3 billion dollar capital investment per year, including $300 million in city funds and $1 billion in leveraged resources. A production target of 150,000 units of affordable housing across this ...

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    Meet Herman Badillo

    Thursday, August 23, 2001

    The former congressman and Bronx borough president has made 3 previous runs for mayor… all as a Democrat. Now a Republican, he faces an uphill battle in next month’s primary against Michael Bloomberg. As WNYC’s Beth Fertig reports, Mr. Badillo believes he’s better prepared than ever because of his latest ...

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