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Greater Boston; DiMasi / Underwater Mortgages / First Lady Fashion

11/13/2008


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
DiMasi / Underwater Mortgages / First Lady Fashion
Program Number

11/13/2008, 11/14/2008

Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

DiMasi Facing an ethics investigation House Speaker Sal DiMasi has been meeting with lawmakers to reassure them of his intention to run for another two-year term as speaker in January. DiMasi is refusing to cooperate with an Ethics Commission investigation whether his friends received payments for influencing legislation on Beacon Hill. Guests: Hillary Chabot, Boston Herald; Jeremy Jacobs, PolitickerMA.com

Underwater Mortgages As the housing prices have dropped, the number of "underwater" mortgages has increased. An "underwater" homeowner owes more money on their mortgage than their home is currently worth. Guests: Christopher Foote, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston; Amy Slotnick, Fairway New England Mortgage

First Lady Fashion Michelle Obama, the new First Lady, is already under the microscope for her fashion choices. Guests: Beth Teitell, Style writer, The Boston Globe; Jill Radsken, Style writer, Boston Herald

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Local Communities
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; DiMasi / Underwater Mortgages / First Lady Fashion,” 11/13/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_52B74D2E88424118BEE7EACDFFE3C996.
MLA: “Greater Boston; DiMasi / Underwater Mortgages / First Lady Fashion.” 11/13/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_52B74D2E88424118BEE7EACDFFE3C996>.
APA: Greater Boston; DiMasi / Underwater Mortgages / First Lady Fashion. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_52B74D2E88424118BEE7EACDFFE3C996
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