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Greater Boston; DiMasi / Council President Michael Ross / Spin-Free Economics

01/07/2009


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
DiMasi / Council President Michael Ross / Spin-Free Economics
Program Number

1/7/2009, 1/8/2009

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 A voice vote by House Democrats this morning helped Sal DiMasi secure a third term as Speaker. DiMasi, a North End Democrat, won the Speakership, despite his role in several high-profile ethics scandals involving some of his close friends and allies. Guests: Sen. Scott Brown, (R) Wrentham; Rep. Jay Kaufman, (D) Arlington; Jim O'Sullivan, State House News Service

Council President Michael Ross On Monday, Michael Ross became the first Jewish president of the Boston City Council. Ross is taking over the City Council at a time when one member, Chuck Turner, has been indicted on federal corruption charges. Guests: Michael Ross, President, Boston City Council

Spin-Free Economics Economist Nariman Behravesh with his book Spin-Free Economics: A No-Nonsense Nonpartisan Guide to Today’s Global Economic Debate. Behravesh’s book is a centrist examination of the global economic debate, and the roles of businesses, governments and individuals. Guests: Nariman Behravesh, Author, Spin-Free Economics

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

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Video

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News Report
Topics
News
Local Communities
Citation
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