Voices of the Voter on the Economy

Mon, 10/05/2009 - 5:00am

As part of its Voice of the Voter initiative, WXXI and its partners commissioned a poll to find out what Monroe County residents are doing to deal with the economy, how they feel about their elected officials, and what direction they think the county, state and nation are headed.
Read the Voice of the Voter poll results here.

And, be sure to tune in to AM 1370/FM-HD 91.5-2 throughout the day on Monday to hear special Voice of the Voter Coverage:
• On Morning Edition between 5 a.m. and 10 a.m., host Alex Crichton talks with WXXI News Director Julie Philipp about the results at 7:30 a.m., with additional reporting from the WXXI news team throughout the morning.
• On 1370 Connection at 1p.m., host Bob Smith interviews Larry Harris of Mason-Dixon Polling and Research, the firm commissioned to conduct the 2009 Voice of the Voter poll.

• And, on All Things Considered between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m., hear reports from the WXXI news team.
Voice of the Voter, a collaboration among the Democrat and Chronicle, WXXI Public Broadcasting, 13 WHAM TV and WDKX 103.9 FM, is committed to bringing citizens’concerns to the forefront in political issues. The Community Foundation supports Voice of the Voter through its civic engagement initiative.