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Greater Boston; Sonia Sotomayor / Quinn Bill / The Lightkeepers

05/26/2009


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Sonia Sotomayor / Quinn Bill / The Lightkeepers
Program Number

5/26/2009, 5/27/2009

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

Sonia Sotomayor President Obama nominated federal Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the US Supreme Court. If confirmed, Sotomayor will be the first Hispanic US Supreme Court Justice. Guests: Isaac Borenstein, Retired Superior Court Judge; Charles Ogletree, Harvard Law School

Quinn Bill Lawmakers are consider whether the state can fund the Quinn Bill any longer. The Quinn Bill bumps salaries 10 percent for a police officer with an associate's degree, 20 percent for a bachelor's degree and 25 percent for a master's or law degree. Guests: Mayor Joseph Curtatone, (D) Somerville; Ray McGrath, Legislative Director, International Brotherhood of Police Officers

The Lightkeepers Massachusetts is among 40 states with a tax credit for film makers. However, a recent report by Cornell University claims Massachusetts’ film tax credit will not help the Bay State to become “Hollywood East.” Guests: Nicholas Paleologos, Executive Director, Mass. Film Office

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Local Communities
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Sonia Sotomayor / Quinn Bill / The Lightkeepers,” 05/26/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F34FF4EA7F984FAE849C7C8E1F04BC51.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Sonia Sotomayor / Quinn Bill / The Lightkeepers.” 05/26/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F34FF4EA7F984FAE849C7C8E1F04BC51>.
APA: Greater Boston; Sonia Sotomayor / Quinn Bill / The Lightkeepers. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F34FF4EA7F984FAE849C7C8E1F04BC51
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