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 2011-2012 Archives: Behind the Numbers

Date

Podcast File

Topic

Special Guest

4/27/13

Show 180

New York State Corruption

Tom Zambito, Reporter, Newsday

4/20/13

Show 179

New York Sports Teams

Pete Iorizzo, Sports Reporter, Times Union

3/23/13

Show 178

New York State Politics

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

3/9/13

Show 177

Behavioral Economics and Consumer Sentiment

Dr. Greg DeAngelo, Professor of Behavioral Economics, RPI

3/2/13

Show 176

Gun Control and NYSAFE Act

Robert Harding, The Citizen

2/9/13

Show 175

Hydrofracking in New York

Casey Seiler, Times Union

2/2/13

Show 174

Real Estate Market

Sal Prividera, NYSAR

1/26/13

Show 173

Race Relations in Monroe County

Ed Doherty, VP of Community Programs for the RACF

1/19/13

Show 172

6th annual Business Leaders Study

No Guest

12/15/12

Show 171

2012 in Review and Santa

Santa Claus

12/8/12

Show 170

Holiday Shopping

Rebecca Flach, VP of Membership and Communication for the Retail Council of NYS

12/1/12

Show 169

Social/Economic Impact of Hurricane Sandy

Dr. Mathew Johnson, Prof. of Environmental Studies, Siena College

11/24/12

Show 168

Community Needs and Volunteering

Brian Hassett, CEO of United Way of the Capital Region

11/17/12

Show 167

NY CD race between Hochul and Collins

Bob McCarthy, Buffalo News

11/10/12

Show 166

2012 NYS Election results

Scott Bland, National Journal

10/13/12

Show 165

Connecticut Senate Race: McMahon and Murphy

Mark Pazniokas, Connecticut Mirror

10/6/12

Show 164

2012 Elections

Steve Greenberg, political consultant

9/29/12

Show 163

Economic sentiment in Pennsylvania

Matt Rousu, Assoc. Prof of Economics at Susquehanna University

9/22/12

Show 162

NY-25 CD race between Slaughter and  Brooks

Jessica Alaimo from the Democrat and Chronicle

9/15/12

Show 161

NY House Congressional Races

Brian Tumulty, Washington Correspondent for Gannett

9/8/12

Show 160

NY House Congressional Races

Scott Bland from the National Journal

9/1/12

Show 159

Healthcare, unemployment, and the economy

Ken Pokalsky, VP of Government Affairs, Business Council of NYS

8/25/12

Show 158

Consumer Confidence

Eric Anderson, Business Editor of the Times Union

8/18/12

Show 157

Community Needs, Healthy Communities

Amanda Lester, Community Engagement Coordinator from WMHT

8/11/12

Show 156

New York State Politics

Steve Greenberg, political consultant

8/4/12

Show 155

New York State Politics

Liz Benjamin, Host of YNN's Capital Tonight

7/28/12

Show 154

NYS Real Estate Market

Matt Williams, Principal Broker, Realty Executives, Williams-Sykes Realty

7/21/12

Show 153

Consumer Confidence

Charles McChesney, Syracuse Post-Standard

7/14/12

Show 152

Improving College Community Engagement

Ariane Hoy from the Bonner Foundation

6/23/12

Show 151

Tick Tips from NYSDOH

Bryon Backenson, NYS Dept. of Health 

6/16/12

Show 150

Sports, Wellness and NYS Politics

Steve Greenberg, political consultant

6/9/12

Show 149

NY Poltics and Minimum Wage Hike

Joe Spector, Bureau Chief of the Albany Gannett Bureau

6/2/12

Show 148

New York Politics and Civil Liberties

Randy Credico, Political comedian, Senate candidate and activist

5/26/12

Show 147

Farewell to John Show

John Daley, Producer "Behind the Numbers"

5/12/12

Show 146

Social need and the overall quality of life

Debra Schimpf and Keith Houghton from Schenectady Community Action Program (SCAP)

4/28/12

Show 144

Personal finances and taxes

Tony Mancini, Legislative Gazette

4/21/12

Show 143

New York State Politics

Jimmy Vielkind, Albany Times Union

4/14/12

Show 142

Consumer Confidence in New York

Rick Seltzer, The Central New York Business Journal

3/24/12

Show 140

2012 New York State Elections

Nick Reisman, YNN's Capital Tonight

3/17/12

Show 139

Life in the City of Cohoes

Mayor John McDonald, Mayor of Cohoes

3/10/12

Show 138

2012 Presidential Election

Jessica Taylor, Rothenberg Political Report

3/3/12

Show 137

Consumer Confidence

Daniel Massey, Reporter, Crain's New York Business

2/25/12

Show 136

Business climate in New York

Paul Dicaprio, CEO of Specialty Silicone Products

2/18/12

Show 135

Quality of Life in Albany County

Dan McCoy, Albany County Executive

2/11/12

Show 134

New York Business Leaders Study

Jonathan D. Epstein, Financial Reporter, The Buffalo News

2/4/12

Show 133

Quality of life in Albany County

Kathleen Cloutier, Executiver Director, Albany Community Action Partnership

1/28/12

Show 132

Governor Cuomo and the State of the State

Andrew Hawkins, Managing Editor, City & State

1/21/12

Show 131

The Economy in Rochester, New York

Velvet Spicer, Reporter,  Rochester Business Journal

1/14/11

Show 130

Politics in Long Island

Robert Brodsky, Nassau County Governement Reporter, Newsday

1/7/11

Show 129

Relationship between consumer confidence and politics

Ashley Koning, SRI Intern and Graduate Student

12/17/11

Show 128

The year that was in politics

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

12/10/11

Show 127

NY Civic Health Index

Kristi Tate, Director of Community Strategies, National Conference on Citizenship

12/3/11

Show 126

Holiday Spending in New York

Mike Demasi, Retail Reporter for Business Review

11/26/11

Show 125

Relationship Between Public Relations and Opinion Polling

Bob Carr of Carr Marketing

11/19/11

Show 124

2012 Presidential Election

Josh Kraushaar of the National Journal's Hotline

11/12/11

Show 123

Youth Participation in Voting

John Daley and James Lyons

11/5/11

Show 122

2012 Presidential Election

John Daley and James Lyons

10/29/11

Show 121

2012 Republican presidential candidates

John Daley and James Lyons

10/22/11

Show 120

National and New York State politics

Casey Seiler, Albany Times Union Capitol Bureau chief

10/15/11

Show 119

New York State politics

Jimmy Vielkind, Albany Times Union

10/8/11

Show 118

Fantasy Sports Poll

Peter Schoenke, Fantasy Sports Trade Association chairman

10/1/11

Show 117

President Obama approval ratings

Steve Greenberg, political consultant

9/24/11

Show 116

Impact of the Economy

Steve Bouchey, President and CEO, Bouchey Financial Group, Ltd

9/17/11

Show 115

Congressional District 9 Election

Jessica Taylor, editor of National Journal's House Race Hotline

9/10/11

Show 114

Impact of New Technologies

Dr. Jarice Hanson, Professor at UMass Amherst and writer of:

24/7: How Cell Phones and the Internet Change the Way We Live, Work, and Play

9/3/11

Show 113

NYS Politics

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

8/27/11

Show 112

Consumer Confidence

Eric Anderson, Business Editor for the Times Union

8/13/11

Show 111

Congressional District 9 Election

Steve Greenberg, Political consultant

8/6/11

Show 110

Nassau County Islanders Coliseum

Robert Brodsky, Newsday Reporter

7/30/11

Show 109

Financial Planning, eRollover

Tim Harrington, CEO eRollover

7/16/11

Show 107

Hydrofracking

Brian Nearing, Times Union

7/9/11

Show 106

Same-sex marriage

Dr. Ray Werking, Host of HomoRadio

7/2/11

Show 105

Summer Travel Plans

Nancy Shanley, Marketing & PR Manager for AAA

6/25/11

Show 104

Academic Community Engagement

Dr. Mathew Johnson, Prof. of Sociology

6/18/11

Show 103

Ethics Reform/Legislative Session

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof of Political Science

6/11/11

Show 102

Consumer Confidence

No Guest

6/4/11

Show 101

SRI: Behind the Scenes

SRI Admin Staff

5/21/11

Show 99

Cuomo Favorability

No Guest

5/14/11

Show 98

CD 26 Special Election

Steve Greenberg, political consultant

5/7/11

Show 97

CD 26 Special Election

Bob McCarthy, Buffalo News

4/30/11

Show 96

Financial Planning

No Guest

4/23/11

Show 95

Gov. Cuomo's Budget

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof of Political Science

4/16/11

Show 94

SRI Economic Symposium

Greg Linder, Ryan Cook, Kateri Wood: Siena Students

4/9/2011

Show 93

Consumer Confidence

James Madore, Newsday Reporter and Dave Robinson, Buffalo News

4/2/11

Show 92

NY politics and Cuomo's budget

Steve Greenberg, political consultant

3/26/11

Show 91

NY Politics and Voter Participation

Saleem Cheeks, Eric Mower and Associates, Senior Account Supervisor
Mallory Baringer, Legislative Dir. of Maj. Policy Dev. NYS Senate

3/19/11

Show 90

Sports Fanship

Mark McGuire, Columnist for the Times Union

3/12/11

Show 89

Radio Advertising and Broadcasting

Kristen Delaney, Vice President/Marketing Manager
of Clear Channel Radio

2/26/11

Show 87

NYS Budget and NYSUT

Richard Ianuzzi, President of NYSUT

2/19/11

Show 86

NYS Budget

No guest

2/12/11

Show 85

NYS Politics, Gov. Cuomo

Susan Arbetter, News & Public Affairs Director for WCNY

2/5/11

Show 84

NYS Consumer Confidence

No guest

1/29/11

Show 83

Real Estate Sentiment Scores

Duncan MacKenzie, CEO of NYSAR

1/22/11

Show 82

Governor Cuomo Budget for 2011

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

1/15/11

Show 81

Metropolitan Statistical Areas

Tom Tobin, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Dave Robinson, Buffalo News

1/8/11

Show 80

Consumer Confidence, the Economy

Hugh Johnson, Economist

1/1/11

Show 79

2010 Year in Review: Politics & Economy

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

 

 

2010

 

 

2010: Behind the Numbers Archives

Date

Podcast File

Topic

Special Guest

12/11/10

Show 76

Civic Health and the NCoC

Kristen Cambell, Director of Programs & New Media, NCoC

12/4/10

Show 75

Community Needs and Charitable Giving

Judy Dougherty, Associate Dir. of Franciscan Center for
Service and Advocacy

11/27/10

Show 74

Holiday spending poll

Jim Booker, Prof. of Economics

11/20/10

Show 73

Effects of Economic Downturn

No guest

11/13/10

Show 72

Social Needs in the community

Dr. Mathew Johnson, Prof. of Sociology

11/6/10

Show 71

2010 Election Results

Dr Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

10/30/10

Show 70

Pre-election speculation

Steve Greenberg, political consultant

10/23/10

Show 69

Upcoming 2010 Elections

No guest

10/16/10

Show 68

Congressional Districts 23 and 19

Jude Seymour, Political Reporter for the Watertown Daily Times
Hank Gross Midhudson News.com

10/9/10

Show 67

Upcoming 2010 Elections

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

10/2/10

Show 66

Senate Districts 44 and 48

Michael Lamondola, Schenectady Gazette, County Reporter and
David Sommerstein, North Country Public Radio

9/25/10

Show 65

Post-Primary analysis

Bryon Ackerman, Oneida County Reporter for the Utica
Observer-Dispatch

9/18/10

Show 64

Primary Results and Politics

Rick Karlin, Times Union Reporter

9/11/10

Show 63

9/11 and the Cordoba House

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

9/4/10

Show 62

Upcoming 2010 NY Primaries

Steve Greenberg, political consultant

8/28/10

Show 61

Commercial Real Estate

Todd Drowlette, Ikon Realty Group

8/21/10

Show 60

2010 elections and political analysis

Casey Seiler, Times Union State Editor

8/14/10

Show 59

CRREO, Regional Well-being Index

No guest

8/7/10

Show 58

New York City Mosque, Immigration

No guest

7/31/10

Show 57

ASCE, Civic Engagement

Dr. Mathew Johnson, Prof of Sociology/Envir. Studies, Dir. ACE

7/24/10

Show 56

Consumer Confidence and Politics

No guest

 7/17/10

Show 55

New York: Right Track or Wrong Direction?

No special guests this week

 7/10/10

Show 54

New York State Politics

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

 7/3/10

Show 53

Polling and Democratic Process

Ashley Koning, Political science grad student and SRI intern

 6/19/10

Show 51

Upcoming 2010 Elections

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson

 6/12/10

Show 50

NYS Consumer Confidence

No special guests this week

 6/5/10

Show 49

2010 Democratic State Convention

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson

 5/29/10

Show 48

New York Home Ownership

Sal Prividera, Dir. of Communications at NYSAR

 5/15/10

Show 46

Yankees, the YES network, SRI sports poll

Eric Handler, VP of Communications at the YES network

 5/8/10

Show 45

Consumer Confidence and the economy

Dr. Doug Lonnstrom, SRI's Founding Director

 5/1/10

Show 44

NYS gubanatorial candidates/elections

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

 4/24/10

Show 43

NYS politics, Tea Party movement, Gov. race

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson

 4/17/10

Show 42

Sports fanship and fan behavior in NY

Andrew Catalon, Big Board Sports Anchor from WNYT

 4/10/10

Show 41

Consumer Confidence in New York

Dr. Doug Lonnstrom, SRI's Founding Director

 4/3/10

Show 40

Downtown Albany: Events and Improvements

Georgette Steffens, Executive Director of Downtown Albany BID

 3/27/10

Show 39

Upcoming 2010 elections and NYS politics

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson

 3/20/10

Show 38

US Census

Jim Serbalik, Siena College Registrar

 3/13/10

Show 37

Gov. Paterson and NYS politics

Casey Seiler, Times Union State Editor

 3/6/10

Show 36

Gov. Paterson's decline

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

 2/20/10

Show 34

Health, nutrition and fitness

Dr. Paul Murray, Sociology professor at Siena College

 2/13/10

Show 33

Polling impact on the public and VISTA

Patrick Gruber, VISTA Fellow at Siena College

 2/6/10

Show 32

Survey sampling and methodology

Frank Markowitz, Survey Sampling International

 1/30/10

Show 31

NYS politics and upcoming elections

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson

 1/23/10

 Show 30

Confidence among NY Business Leaders

Tom Amell, Eastern NY Regional Vice President of First Niagara

 1/16/10

 Show 29

Consumer Confidence and business conditions

Dr. Doug Lonnstrom, founding director of SRI

 1/9/10

 Show 28

The Economy and Consumer Confidence

Jim Nolan, Dean of the School of Business at Siena College

 

 

 

2009

 

 

2009: Behind the Numbers Archives

Date

Podcast File

Topic

Special Guest

 12/26/09

 Show 27

2009 in review: politics, social issues and culture

No special guests this week

 12/19/09

 Show 26

NY Politics: favorability, Senate fight, elections

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson

 12/12/09

 Show 25

Social needs in the community

President & CEO, United Way of Northeastern New York

 12/5/09

 Show 24

JFK Jr. 10 Years After the Crash

Dr. Doug Lonnstrom, SRI's Founding Director

 11/28/09

 Show 23

Holiday spending poll

No special guests this week

 11/21/09

 Show 22

Civic engagement

Dr. Mathew Johnson, Prof. of Sociology

 11/14/09

 Show 21

2010 elections and political analysis

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

 10/31/09

 Show 19

Health care reform

Jim Connelly, President and CEO of Ellis Hospital

 10/24/09

 Show 18

Consumer Confidence and MSA's

Dr. Doug Lonnstrom, SRI's Founding Director

 10/17/09

 Show 17

Health care reform among Long Island residents

Liz Moore, Newsday reporter

 10/10/09

 Show 16

Gov. Paterson and future election

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

 10/3/09

 Show 15

Congressional District 23 election

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson

 9/26/09

 Show 14

Opinions about Hospice care

Rob Puglisi, Director of Marketing and Communications at The Community Hospice

 9/19/09

 Show 13

New Yorkers' religious participation

Father Kevin Mullen, President of Siena College

 9/12/09

 Show 12

Tobacco-use among NY'ers

Judy Rightmyer, Program Director of Capital District Tobacco-free Coalition

 8/29/09

 Show 10

Ted Kennedy, favorability of NY  politicians

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson

 8/22/09

 Show 9

Health care reform

James Barba, CEO of Albany Med

 8/15/09

 Show 8

United Way and social needs

Mary Rozak, Senior Donor Relations Manager United Way

 8/8/09

 Show 7

Gas and food prices

Jason Kennedy, Price Chopper Project Manager

 8/1/09

 Show 6

Sports: fanship and participation

Mark McGuire, Columnist for the Times Union

 7/25/09

 Show 5

NYS Senate fight

Dr. Len Cutler, Siena Prof. of Political Science

 7/18/09

 Show 4

Buying plans and home buying plans

Sal Prividera, Dir. of Communications at NYSAR

 7/11/09

 Show 3

Leisure Time in New York

John de Graaf, Author of Affluenza 

 7/4/09

 Show 2

New York Consumer Confidence

Dr. Doug Lonnstrom, SRI's Founding Director

 6/27/09

 Show 1

The State of Politics in New York

Steve Greenberg, Siena political poll spokesperson