debate http://wrvo.org en Syracuse Mayor Miner hosts Twitter town hall http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-mayor-miner-hosts-twitter-town-hall <p>A week before hoping to win re-election, Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner hosted her first Twitter town hall, one of her few large public engagement efforts this campaign season.</p><p>Miner spent just under an hour Tuesday fielding questions on the social media site via the hashtag <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23askmayorminer&amp;src=typd&amp;f=realtime" target="_blank">#AskMayorMiner</a> and responded through the <a href="https://twitter.com/Syracuse1848" target="_blank">city's official account</a>.</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 20:34:20 +0000 Ryan Delaney 46338 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse Mayor Miner hosts Twitter town hall Syracuse mayoral candidate Kevin Bott challenges incumbent Stephanie Miner to debate http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-mayoral-candidate-kevin-bott-challenges-incumbent-stephanie-miner-debate <p>Syracuse's Green Party mayoral candidate, Kevin Bott, met his opponent, current Mayor Stephanie Miner, for the first time Monday night and challenged her to a debate.</p><p>Miner said she was willing to listen to what he had to say and that her campaign manager would get back to him.</p><p>Bott says the people of Syracuse deserve to hear different viewpoints debate each other in a general election.</p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:38:10 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 44617 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse mayoral candidate Kevin Bott challenges incumbent Stephanie Miner to debate Police and economy focal points during Syracuse mayoral debate http://wrvo.org/post/police-and-economy-focal-points-during-syracuse-mayoral-debate <p></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 11:28:11 +0000 Ellen Abbott 43435 at http://wrvo.org Debate: Amy Tresidder and Patty Ritchie on the Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/debate-amy-tresidder-and-patty-ritchie-campbell-conversations <p><font face="Calibri" size="2"><span style="font-size:11pt">Except for a brief stint with Darrel Aubertine, the 48<font size="1"><span style="font-size:7.3pt"><sup>th</sup></span></font> State Senate district has been a Republican stronghold.&nbsp; Amy Tresidder is trying to upset that pattern this fall, and in this week’s edition of the Campbell Conversations <span class="il">Grant</span> Reeher engages both Tresidder and the incumbent Senator Patty Ritchie in a debate-style conversation.</span></font></p><p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 22:31:00 +0000 Grant Reeher 27450 at http://wrvo.org Live Blog: Biden Vs. Ryan In The Vice Presidential Debate http://wrvo.org/post/live-blog-biden-vs-ryan-vice-presidential-debate Vice President Biden and his Republican opponent, Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, had a lively debate at Centre College in Danville, Ky., this evening — one marked by Biden's aggressive challenges to many of the Republican vice presidential nominee's claims and Ryan's oft-repeated message that the Obama-Biden administration's policies aren't working.<p>The discussion was steered by ABC News' Martha Raddatz. It's the only vice presidential debate of the campaign.<p>There were disputes about the response to last month's attack on the U.S. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 01:12:57 +0000 Mark Memmott 27395 at http://wrvo.org Live Blog: Biden Vs. Ryan In The Vice Presidential Debate Fourth City Council district candidates discuss issues on The Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/fourth-city-council-district-candidates-discuss-issues-campbell-conversations <p>Perhaps the most intriguing local race this November is the match-up in the fourth City Council district between Democrat and Working Families Party candidate Khalid Bey and Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins. Hawkins has run for many seats in the past, including governor and U.S. Senator, and not come close to winning, but the last time he ran for city council he garnered about 40 percent of the vote.</p> Mon, 17 Oct 2011 15:02:11 +0000 Grant Reeher 7886 at http://wrvo.org Fourth City Council district candidates discuss issues on The Campbell Conversations Grant Reeher speaks with Ash Sangha, the President of the Oxford Union Society. http://wrvo.org/post/grant-reeher-speaks-ash-sangha-president-oxford-union-society <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534e0586743a8-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534e0586743a8-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534e0586743a8-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wrvo/local-wrvo-975288.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Oswego, NY – Ash Sangha may have the most interesting elected student position on the planet. As the President of the Oxford Union Society, he meets the worlds' top political and business figures, and major celebrities, as well as presiding over the famous Oxford Union debates.</p> Tue, 28 Jun 2011 17:57:38 +0000 Grant Reeher 4161 at http://wrvo.org