21 weeks. 21 stories. 21 votes.
WXXI’s Center for Public Affairs is asking a diverse group of 18- to 40-year-olds to share their thoughts about Election ’08. Find out what they think about the candidates, the issues, and voting.
On December 18, WXXI and WMHT (Albany) invited young adults to participate in a recording called "In Our Hands: NY's Future and the Under 40 Perspective. Panelists - including Robert Manning, author of Credit Card Nation, and Robert Ward, Deputy Director of the Rockefeller Institute, among others - were on hand to respond to concerns about the economy. The hour-long program will air on WXXI-TV on Tuesday, January 6 at 9 pm.
You can watch the full program now on WXXI's YouTube Channel: Watch the In Our Hands Playlist (2 parts)
Tariq Spence, morning radio host and father of Isabella and TJ (watch)
Liz Funk, first-time author (watch)
Ed Sauerwald, retiring from the Army and looking for a job (watch)
Tim Smith, barista at a coffee shop (watch)