Amy Eddings is the local host of “All Things Considered,” which airs from 4 PM until 8 PM weekdays. She started hosting in 2004, after long-time host JoAnn Allen left for the West Coast. Before ATC, Amy was a reporter. Her favorite topics were--and still are--garbage and recycling, which she still reports on whenever she can get out of the studio.
State Official Responds to WNYC/ProPublica Investigation
Tuesday, July 22, 2008
New York, NY –
A joint WNYC/ProPublica investigation has found New York State officials scrambling to prepare for an expected boom in gas drilling upstate. You may have heard Ilya Marritz' report on Morning Edition.
Our investigation found state environmental officials vouching for the safety of a drilling procedure that has been linked to water contamination and other environmental damage in some western states.
Joining us to discuss what steps Gov. David Paterson is planning to take going forward is his deputy secretary for the environment, Judith Enck. Judith, welcome back to WNYC.