Campbell Conversations

Interview: Mayor Miner and County Exec. Mahoney pt. 3

Leadership and politics in Syracuse

Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney and Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner have appeared on the Campbell Conversations program before. This is the last of three parts in which they participate together. This week, they discuss leadership and politics in Syracuse.



Interview: Mayor Miner and County Exec. Mahoney pt. 2

This is the second of three parts in which Mayor Stephanie Minor and Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney participate together. (Part 2)

Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney and Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner have both appeared on the Campbell Conversation program before. This is the second of three parts in which they participate together.



Interview: Mayor Miner and County Exec. Mahoney

Grant Reeher interviews Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Minor and County Executive Joanie Mahoney.

Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney and Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner have both appeared on the Campbell Conversation program before. This is the first of three parts in which they participate together. Today’s topic: Interstate 81.



Interview: State Senator David Valesky

Grant Reeher’s interview with Senator Dave Valesky.

State Sen. Dave Valesky represents the 53rd District, which contains most of Syracuse along with areas to the east. He is a member of the Independent Democratic Conference (IDC), a group of Democrats who broke from the Democratic Conference and joined in a coalition with State Senate Republicans to constitute a working majority. Recently, the IDC announced it plans to join with State Senate Democrats after the elections n November.



Interview: Larry Wilmore

Wilmore will host a new series to replace The Colbert Report

Larry Wilmore is best known as "senior black correspondent" for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He has been an Emmy and Peabody award-winning writer and producer for such shows as the Bernie Mac Show, The Office and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and is the author of the book I’d Rather We Got Casinos and Other Black Thoughts. After this interview took place, Comedy Central announced that Wilmore will host a new series to replace The Colbert Report called The Minority Report with Larry Wilmore.



Interview: Mike Falcone

Campbell Conversations

Mike Falcone was a co-founder of the Pyramid Cos., a development partnership. He then formed the Pioneer Companies, a commercial real estate development enterprise in Upstate New York, Denver and Phoenix. He is chairman emeritus of that company. Falcone also serves on Syracuse University’s board of trustees.



Interview: Steven Butler

CNY Arts is a regional arts council that’s an art service organization

Steven Butler is executive director of CNY Arts, which provides support to artists and arts and cultural organizations. It has been leading the Engage CNY Initiative concerning arts and culture in the region, and a plan based on that work was recently released.



Interview: David Holwerk

Director of communications at the Kettering Foundation

David Holwerk is the director of communications at the Kettering Foundation, a non-profit organization in Dayton, Ohio, that is dedicated to citizen engagement in the political process. Before joining Kettering, he worked for more than 30 years in print journalism.



Interview: David Cobb

Cobb has run for attorney general of Texas, and in 2004, he was the Green Party’s nominee for president.

David Cobb is the national program director for Democracy Unlimited and the spokesperson for the Move to Amend campaign, an effort to limit corporate money in politics by amending the Constitution. Cobb has run for attorney general of Texas, and in 2004, he was the Green Party’s nominee for president.



Interview: Rosalind Barnett

Rosalind Barnett is a senior scientist at Brandeis University’s Women’s Studies Research Center and co-author of The New Soft War on Women: How the Myth of Female Ascendance Is Hurting Women, Men-and Our Economy.

Grant Reeher (GR): Let’s start with the book’s title. You have got this phrase, “the myth of female ascendance.” What is that myth?