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Forums and Events - “Tales from the Sausage Factory”—video of Feldman presentation, September 23, 2010

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Book Talk: Beirut on the Bayou: Alfred Nicola, Louisiana, and the Making of Modern Lebanon
Rockefeller Institute of Government, 411 State Street, Albany, NY
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Facing the Storm: El Nino, the Polar Vortex and the Prospects for the Winter of 2016/17
Campus Center Ballroom at the University at Albany, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY
Thursday, November 10, 2016
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Public policy events at Rockefeller College and the University at Albany

Daniel L. Feldman

Associate Professor, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York

“Tales from the Sausage Factory: Making Laws in New York State” —
A Book Forum

September 23, 2010

Feldman, a former New York State Assemblyman, and SUNY Distinguished Professor Gerald Benjamin discussed their book, which argues that the New York Legislature was once a professional model for the nation and shows how it might regain that position.

Video of Benjamin’s presentation
Video of Question-and-Answer session