Oswego, NY – This week, we'll take a look at the reasonable expectations for companies looking to crate green jobs in New York. A local economist talks about why we might be headed for a second recession. In this week's Campbell Conversations, an Ithaca based novelist who writes about Pakistan discusses the proposed Islamic center near ground zero. These stories and more on WRVO's Weekly Edition.
Canastota, NY – Congressman Bill Owens says he plans to make energy a big campaign issue for this fall's race in the 23rd congressional district. The Democrat made the statement Tuesday during a visit to Energy Masters, a solar panel manufacturing facility in Canastota.
He says ventures like that are key to creating steady, good paying jobs and breaking our dependency on foreign oil. Owens argues the only way government can encourage job creation is with tax breaks.