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Final Days of the 2018 Democratic Congressional Primary in NY 23: Ithaca Times’ Matt Butler weighs in (AUDIO)

The Democratic Candidate Forum for New York Congressional District 23 on Thursday at Greenstar, co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters and WRFI, was one of the candidates’ last public appearances before election day on June 26. The Ithaca Times‘ Matt Butler spoke with WRFI’s Laura Rosbrow-Telem about his impressions of this competitive primary race.…

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[AUDIO] 23rd District Democratic Candidates Forum (2018-06-21)

By Jolene Almendarez for the Ithaca Voice ITHACA, N.Y. — The five congressional candidates vying for the Democratic nomination next week took a hard stand Thursday night advocating for green collar jobs, healthcare, gun laws, better veteran care, and sustainability. A significant amount of time was also spent talking about one of the people progressives…

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ICSD School Board Candidate Interview: Lori LaBonte [AUDIO}

WRFI Community Radio News and Your Morning spoke to each of the six candidates running for the three open seats on the Ithaca City School District School Board.  Lori LaBonte is one of those candidates. The order of interviews was organized on a first come, first served basis between WRFI Community Radio News and Your…

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Dominic DiFranzo from Cornell’s social media lab analyzes Mark Zuckerberg’s congressional hearing [AUDIO]

Dominic DiFranzo is a postdoctoral researcher at Cornell’s social media lab. He spoke with WRFI’s Laura Rosbrow-Telem on “Your Morning” to talk about Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s hearing in Congress and DiFranzo’s related research. This interview first aired on Friday, April 13. Featured image credit: Wikiquote / Creative Commons.

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