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Wayne Barrett

Wayne Barrett appears in the following:

Paterson Rising

Wednesday, March 12, 2008

A look at the next Governor of New York, David Paterson, with Elinor Tatum, the publisher and editor-in-chief of the Amsterdam News and Wayne Barrett, the senior editor of the Village Voice.

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Breaking News: End Of An Era

Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Reports from Albany confirm that Eliot Spitzer will resign as Governor of New York. WNYC's Andrea Bernstein brings us the latest news. And Adam Davidson, NPR's business and economics reporter, helps follow the money trail. Plus, Wayne Barrett of the Village Voice reflects on Spitzer's rise and fall. Plus, Jim ...

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Muckracking and Race Making

Friday, February 08, 2008

Wayne Barrett talks about thirty years of investigative reporting. And: the race for the Democratic presidential nomination heats up, as the Republican pool of candidates suddenly gets a lot smaller. Brian and guests Marie Cocco of the Washington Post Writers Group and Collin Levy of the Wall Street Journal preview ...

Looking Back at Bruno

Friday, December 21, 2007

Wayne Barrett, investigative reporter for The Village Voice and Dean Skelos, New York State Senator (R- 9th District - Southwest Nassau County) and deputy majority leader, discuss Joseph Bruno's year and recent developments in "Troopergate."

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Day One, Everything Changes. Day Two, Business as Usual?

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Michael Goodwin, Daily News columnist, Pulitzer Prize winner and the News' Executive Editor and Editorial Page Editor and Wayne Barrett, senior editor at the Village Voice, and author, Grand Illusion: The Untold Story of Rudy Giuliani and 9/11 (HarperCollins 2006) with Dan Collins, follow up on "troopergate."

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Is Choppergate being Overblown?

Wednesday, August 01, 2007

Governor Eliot Spitzer is still reeling from charges that he misused state troopers to monitor a political rival. We talk to Wayne Barrett, staff reporter at The Village Voice and the co-author of Grand Illusion: The Untold Story of Rudy Giuliani and 9/11, who thinks there has been an ...

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A Hotel Grows in Brooklyn

Wednesday, August 01, 2007

There’s a hotel boom in the city, and Brooklyn is the new frontier. The borough is becoming a haven for travelers who want to avoid the costs, and the crowds, of Manhattan. We look at why it’s happening now. Also, Wayne Barrett believes "Choppergate" has been overblown, Dow Jones' new ...