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Liz Benjamin

Liz Benjamin appears in the following:

Albany vs NYC, Round Infinity

Monday, February 17, 2014

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight on Time Warner Cable News and Capital New York columnist, discusses the latest about Governor Cuomo, upstate lawmakers, and Mayor de Blasio and their fight over funding pre-K and other budget matters.

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Cuomo and de Blasio's Pre-K Showdown

Tuesday, January 07, 2014

Liz Benjaminhost of Capital Tonight and State of Politics blogger, and Grace Rauh, NY1 political reporter, discuss the showdown between Gov. Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio over Universal Pre-K.

 

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Ed Koch's Last Campaign

Friday, February 01, 2013

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, blogger, talks about Ed Koch and New York Uprising, the campaign to get state legislators to pledge to reform redistricting.

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New York State Results

Thursday, November 08, 2012

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, blogger, talks about the congressional and state races.

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Bipartisan Cuomo

Friday, September 28, 2012

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, blogger, talks about Gov. Cuomo's support for the Republican state senators who backed gay marriage.

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Hochul: The Ryan Effect

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Blogger Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, looks at Kathy Hochul's campaigns in 2011 and 2012 and what they might have to say about the effect of Paul Ryan on the national ticket.

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New York's 2012 Budget and the Future of Health Exchanges

Friday, March 30, 2012

Liz Benjamin, blogger and host of "Capitol Tonight", reviews the budget agreement and the fate of health exchanges in New York.

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New York State's Monday Morning Politics

Monday, March 12, 2012

Liz Benjaminblogger and host of "Capital Tonight", checks in on state politics in Albany, including the latest on the redistricting battle for congressional lines and for the state legislature.

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NY-9: What Did We Learn?

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

The results are in. Republican Bob Turner beats Democrat David Weprin in the NY-9 seat. Digest the outcome with Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight and blogger at the State of Politics blog.

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Seven Days in Albany

Monday, June 13, 2011

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, and Daily News Albany Bureau Chief Ken Lovett discuss what’s on the docket in Albany, one week before the end of the legislative session.

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Gay Marriage Prospects in NY

Monday, May 09, 2011

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, counts the votes in Albany and discusses the prospects for allowing gay marriage in New York State.

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In Albany, Budget Battle is the Cuomo Show

Monday, March 28, 2011

If there's anything we've learned over and over again, it's that we do a terrible job on Medicaid and a terrible job on education despite spending more money than any other state in the country.

Greg David, director of the business and economics program at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, on The Brian Lehrer Show.

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The Matter in Albany

Monday, March 28, 2011

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight and blogger, and Greg David, director of the business and economics program at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, talk about the latest with the state budget in Albany.

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Journalists' Emails Exposed

Friday, December 03, 2010

Columbia Journalism Review staff writer Clint Hendler and Gawker columnist John Cook discuss their FOIA requests for correspondence between reporters and Governor Paterson's press secretaries and what they reveal, and Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, talks about having her own emails exposed.

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General Handicapping

Friday, September 17, 2010

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, blogger, and Daily News columnist, and Lee Miringoff, director of the Marist college poll preview the general elections in New York.

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New York News

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, blogger, and Daily News columnist, talks about the latest with Governor Paterson and the budget, Representative Rangel, and the Republicans vying for the gubernatorial nomination.

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Albany: Whose Budget?

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Liz Benjamin, host of "Capital Tonight," blogger, and Daily News columnist, gives an update on the latest in the budget battles.

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Cuomo's Convention

Friday, May 28, 2010

Liz Benjamin, host of Capital Tonight, blogger, and Daily News columnist is on with Peter Iglinski, senior correspondent at Rochester Public Radio. They talk about the just-concluded New York Democratic convention and the start of Cuomo's official campaign.

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Judge Blocks Furloughs

Thursday, May 13, 2010

A one-day furlough of state workers was scheduled by Governor Paterson to begin next week, but a federal judge has temporarily blocked the plan.  Host of Capital Tonight and Daily News columnist Liz Benjamin discusses the judge's decision and the state of New York's finances.

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Harold Ford Driving the Conversation

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The 2010 Senate race field may get more crowded with Harold Ford, Jr. "strongly considering" challenging Kirsten Gillibrand in the Democratic primary. Liz Benjamin of the Daily News breaks down the latest.

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