The Capitol Pressroom with Susan Arbetter
Wed, 06/26/2013 - 11:00am
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Former federal prosecutor Michael Koenig, Managing Partner in the Albany office of Hinckley Allen, will help shepherd us through the Moreland process.

Attorney General Schneiderman spoke on his efforts to force mortgage lenders to adhere to consumer protection standards in Syracuse on Tuesday.  Kirsten Keefe of the Empire Justice Center has worked with the AG on this issue on behalf of New Yorkers, ensuring we have access to mortgage settlement agreements to stave off foreclosure.  She won a victory in the legislature this session.

We meet a Republican who wants to be Governor, Assemblyman Steven F. McLaughlin of the 107th Assembly District.

Elisabeth Benjamin, Vice President of Health Initiatives at CSS and a co-founder of Health Care for All New York Campaign (HCFANY) updates us on where the state stands on the new health exchanges.