Tag Archives: The Debrief Podcast

Coronavirus, local government funding, and paying the bills .::. The Weekly Debrief 4/3/20

This week on The Debrief Podcast … a little rebranding, some announcements, and of course, the headlines! Josh Durso and Ted Baker break down the week’s biggest stories. Coronavirus, local government, and the future of some communities in the region as major shortfalls loom.

Check it out on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube Channel, or listen back on Spotify or Apple Podcasts.

Discussing the future of Geneva with Jim Meaney .::. The Debrief Podcast 4/20/19

When Jim Meaney, founder of The Geneva Believer announced that he would be seeking the nomination to run for Geneva City Council’s Ward 6 seat – there was very little surprise. However, weeks later he ended that campaign, returning to the work that led him to the decision that would be to run for City Council.

Reporting on the City of Geneva.

This week on The Debrief Podcast we discuss that brief campaign with Meaney, and also address a number of important and timely headlines – like the recently confirmed slate of candidates for city council races this fall.

Watch the program below, or listen on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts.


Cuomo signs big changes into law, Geneva gets back to basics, and ethics in politics .::. The Debrief Podcast 1/25/19

This week on The Debrief Podcast a number of state measures, that have either been proposed or signed into law are discussed. Josh Durso and Jackie Augustine look at the biggest issues that lie ahead for New York State as they move toward a number of progressive legislative pieces.

Here are the stories, topics, and questions discussed on this week’s program:

Cuomo signs early-voting into law on Thursday
The LLC loophole gets closed … or does it?
Cuomo proposes banning mugshots and police reports
Teacher evaluations changing in New York
Cuomo signs Reproductive Health Act into law
Fallout continues from proposal to gut AIM
– What should happen to the assets of convicted politicians?
– Geneva getting back to basics of Comprehensive Plan

Watch the program LIVE below, or subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or on the TuneIn App:


Cuts in Seneca Falls, lawsuit filed in Canandaigua, and tragedy in Schoharie .::. The Debrief Podcast 10/10/18

This week on the newly re-launched Debrief – hosts Josh Durso and Jackie Augustine talk about the changes coming to the now-weekly program exclusively on FingerLakes1.TV and FL1 Radio – as well as the latest headlines in the Finger Lakes.