Campbell Conversations

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Sinopsis

Every week Grant Reeher, Director of the Campbell Public Affairs Institute at Syracuse University, leads a conversation with a notable guest. Guests include people from central New York -- writers, politicians, activists, public officials, and business professionals whose work affects the public life of the community -- as well as nationally-prominent figures visiting the region to talk about their work.

Episodios

  • Steven Greenhouse on the Campbell Conversations

    Steven Greenhouse on the Campbell Conversations

    30/01/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Steven Greenhouse. He covered labor and workplace issues for the New York Times for 19 years, and has recently written a book about the ups and downs of labor in America titled, "Beaten Down, Worked Up: The Past, Present, and Future of American Labor". He's also the author of, "The Big Squeeze: Tough Times for the American Worker".

  • Kristi Andersen and Sean OKeefe on the Campbell Conversations

    Kristi Andersen and Sean O'Keefe on the Campbell Conversations

    23/01/2021 Duración: 27min

    In this episode of the Campbell Conversations, a conversation about the inauguration of President Joe Biden, the historic inauguration of Vice President Kamala Harris and where we go from here. Grant Reeher speaks with Kristi Andersen, a town councilor in Cazenovia and political science professor emeritus at Syracuse University's Maxwell School for Citizenship and Public Affairs. Also in the discussion is Sean O'Keefe, former Administrator of NASA, former Secretary of the Navy and currently a Professor of Leadership and Management at the Maxwell School at Syracuse University.

  • Assemblyman Will Barclay on the Campbell Conversations

    Assemblyman Will Barclay on the Campbell Conversations

    16/01/2021 Duración: 27min

    Grant Reeher speaks with New York State Assemblyman Will Barclay. A republican, Barclay has been in the state legislature for almost twenty years and represents the 120th Assembly District. The district is north of Syracuse and along the eastern shore of Lake Ontario and includes the cities of Oswego, Fulton, and the town of Lysander. Barclay has held a number of leadership positions in the legislature and is currently serving as the minority leader in the state Assembly.

  • Senator Rachel May on the Campbell Conversations

    Senator Rachel May on the Campbell Conversations

    09/01/2021 Duración: 28min

    New York State Senator Rachel May represents the 53rd State Senate district, and is starting her second term. She chairs the Senate Aging Committee and the Legislative Commission on Rural Resources. The 53rd Senate district consists of Madison County and part of Oneida and Onondaga Counties, including the majority of the city of Syracuse. She speaks with Grant Reeher about the covid response, the state budget, taxes and recreational marijuana.

  • Author Maurice Isserman on the Campbell Conversations

    Author Maurice Isserman on the Campbell Conversations

    02/01/2021 Duración: 28min

    Maurice Isserman is a historian and author. A professor at Hamilton College, he's written many notable works, including the mountaineering histories, "Falling Giants," "Continental Divide: A History of American Mountaineering" and a biography of Michael Harrington called, "The Other American." Grant Reeher speaks with Isserman about his new book, "The Winter Army: The World War II Odyssey of the 10th Mountain Division, America's Elite Alpine Warriors."

  • Rep. John Katko on the Campbell Conversations

    Rep. John Katko on the Campbell Conversations

    12/12/2020 Duración: 28min

    In this year's elections, Republicans across the country outperformed expectations, including in central New York's 24th Congressional District. Rep. John Katko easily won a fourth term in the House, despite polls showing the race as a toss up. This week, Grant Reeher talks with Katko about the election, COVID-19 stimulus, his being named the top Republican on the House Homeland Security Committee, and more.

  • Dana Balter on the Campbell Conversations

    Dana Balter on the Campbell Conversations

    28/11/2020 Duración: 27min

    In many elections across the nation this year, including the presidential election, Republican candidates over-performed relative to the expectations going in. That included the race for Congress in New York's 24th District. Polls showed Incumbent John Katko (R-Camillus) and Democrat Dana Balter in a dead heat going into the election, but Katko won the race by tens of thousands of votes. This week, Grant Reeher talks with Balter about what happened in her race and others.

  • James Steinberg on the Campbell Conversations

    James Steinberg on the Campbell Conversations

    21/11/2020 Duración: 27min

    The incoming Biden administration is expected to usher in many changes, both in the U.S. and abroad. This week, Grant Reeher speaks with James Steinberg, who served as Deputy Secretary of State in the Obama administration, and Deputy National Security Advisor under President Clinton. Steinberg currently serves as University Professor of Social Science, International Affiars and Law at Syracuse University.

  • Michael Atkinson on the Campbell Conversations

    Michael Atkinson on the Campbell Conversations

    15/11/2020 Duración: 27min

    Micaheal Atkinson is a native of Oswego County, and the former Inspector General of the Intelligence Community. He played a pivotal role in the events that led to President Trump's impeachment, having notified Congress of the existence of a whistleblower complaint that alleged President Trump had abused his power to solicit intereference in the 2020 presidential election. Atkinson was later dismissed by the president. This week, Atkinson talks with Grant Reeher about why he did what he did, his experiences after, and the state of public service today.

  • A recap of the 2020 elections on the Campbell Conversations

    A recap of the 2020 elections on the Campbell Conversations

    07/11/2020 Duración: 28min

    This year, Americans started voting well before Election Day, and deciding the winner has extended well beyond it. This week, we'll recap elections from around the region. Joining Grant Reeher are Joanie Mahoney, former Onondaga County Executive, and newly announced President of SUNY ESF, and Syracuse University professor Chris Faricy.

  • Shana Gadarian and Tina Nabatchi on the Campbell Conversations

    Shana Gadarian and Tina Nabatchi on the Campbell Conversations

    31/10/2020 Duración: 27min

    Worries about the health of the American political system have escalated in recent years, and there are no easy fixes on the horizon. This week, Grant Reeher speaks with Syracuse University professors Shana Gadarian and Tina Nabatchi about the good, the bad, and the ugly for American democracy.

  • John Mannion and Angi Renna debate on the Campbell Conversations

    John Mannion and Angi Renna debate on the Campbell Conversations

    24/10/2020 Duración: 28min

    When Bob Antonacci won a seat on the New York State Supreme Court, he left the state Senate's 50th District seat vacant. The district covers parts of Onondaga and Cayuga counties, and includes parts of the city of Syracuse. This week, Grant Reeher moderates a debate between the two candidates looking to fill that seat. Democrat John Mannion lost to Antonacci in 2018. He's being challenged by Republican Angi Renna.

  • State Sen. Rachel May and challenger Sam Rodgers debate on the Campbell Conversations

    State Sen. Rachel May and challenger Sam Rodgers debate on the Campbell Conversations

    17/10/2020 Duración: 27min

    Democrats in New York are on the verge of winning a veto-proof majority in the State Senate, which could bring profound changes in the state's policies. This week, Grant Reeher moderates a debate between the two candidates running for New York's 53rd State Senate district, incumbent Rachel May (D-Syracuse), and Republican challenger Sam Rodgers.

  • Rob Simpson on the Campbell Conversations

    Rob Simpson on the Campbell Conversations

    10/10/2020 Duración: 27min

    Central New York has been spared some of the worst effects of the coronavirus pandemic, at least compared with areas downstate and across the nation. But can the same be said about the region's businesses? This week, Grant Reeher discusses that with Rob Simpson, president and chief executive officer of CenterState CEO.

  • Len Burman on the Campbell Conversations

    Len Burman on the Campbell Conversations

    03/10/2020 Duración: 27min

    Taxes have figured prominently in this year's presidential election, first in the primaries and now in the general election. This week, Grant Reeher speaks with Len Burman, the Paul Volcker Chair in Behavioral Economics and Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs at the Maxwell School Center for Policy Research at Syracuse University. Burman is also one of the leading experts in tax policy, and the author of "Taxes in America: What Everyone Needs to Know."

  • Steve Butler on the Campbell Conversations

    Steve Butler on the Campbell Conversations

    26/09/2020 Duración: 27min

    The arts have been especially hard hit during the coronavirus pandemic, and have been struggling to cope and respond. This week, Grant Reeher speaks with Steve Butler, executive director of CNY Arts, a nonprofit organization devoted to the advencement and support of the arts in the region.

  • Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh on the Campbell Conversations

    Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh on the Campbell Conversations

    18/09/2020 Duración: 26min

    Across the nation, urban areas have suffered the most from the COVID-19 pandemic, and Syracuse is no exception. This week, Grant Reeher talks with the city's mayor, Ben Walsh. They discuss the fight against the pandemic and its financial implications, the issue of police conduct, and other political issues.

  • Claudia Tenney on the Campbell Conversations

    Claudia Tenney on the Campbell Conversations

    05/09/2020 Duración: 27min

    In 2018 the race for New York's 22nd Congressional District seat was extremely close, with Democratic challenger Anthony Brindisi defeating incumbent Rep. Claudia Tenney by just over 4,000 votes. This year, Brindisi is the incumbent, and Tenney is the challenger. This week, Grant Reeher talks with Tenney about her campaign, COVID-19, and more.

  • Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon on the Campbell Conversations

    Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon on the Campbell Conversations

    29/08/2020 Duración: 27min

    No local leader has been on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic in central New York more than Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon. This week, McMahon talks with Grant Reeher about Onondaga County's challenges and successes in responding to the pandemic, the financial impact, and whether it is safe to restart in-person classes when schools start back up in September.

  • Dana Balter on the Campbell Conversations

    Dana Balter on the Campbell Conversations

    22/08/2020 Duración: 28min

    The race for central New York's 24th Congressional District promises to be very competitive, as it was in 2018, where Rep. John Katko (R-Camillus) defeated Democratic challenger Dana Balter by about 5 percentage points. This year, Balter is challenging Katko again. She joins Grant Reeher to discuss her campaign and why she says a change is needed.