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John Mannion

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Breakthrough featuring John Mannion and Professor Steve Wesselingh

Breakthrough Podcast

John Mannion is the Executive Director of Breakthrough Mental Health Research Foundation and has worked in the mental health arena for more than 30 years. Along with Professor Steve Wesselingh, the duo discuss with Jess Adamson the importance of research, early interventions and the future of mental health.  If any of the topics discussed in this episode is distressing for you, please contact Mental Health Emergency on 13 14 65. 


11 Mar 2021

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Zoom with Czarny: Senator John Mannion

Zoom with Czarny

In this week's episode I sit down with Senator John Mannion of the 50th SD.  We touch on the growing scandals regarding the Governor, what election reforms he wants to see, and his work on the disabilities committee and with HS sports and restaurants in the age of covid.  I hope you enjoy.


11 Mar 2021

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Welcome to the state Legislature (w/ state Sen. John Mannion)

Eye on NY

Today's guest on the Eye on NY podcast is state Sen. John Mannion, who represents the 50th Senate District. The district includes parts of Cayuga and Onondaga counties.  Mannion answered questions about his first month-and-a-half in office, what more the state needs to do to address the COVID-19 pandemic, the nursing home report released by state Attorney General Letitia James (our main story for today) and more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


5 Feb 2021

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John Mannion and Angi Renna debate on the Campbell Conversations

Campbell Conversations

When Bob Antonacci won a seat on the New York State Supreme Court, he left the state Senate's 50th District seat vacant. The district covers parts of Onondaga and Cayuga counties, and includes parts of the city of Syracuse. This week, Grant Reeher moderates a debate between the two candidates looking to fill that seat. Democrat John Mannion lost to Antonacci in 2018. He's being challenged by Republican Angi Renna.


24 Oct 2020

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State Sen. candidate John Mannion on the Campbell Conversations

Campbell Conversations

When Bob Antonacci left his central New York state Senate seat after being elected as a state Supreme Court Justice in 2019, it left a vacancy for the 50th District seat for the second time in two years, after longtime Sen. John DeFrancisco retired in 2018. This week, Grant Reeher speaks with John Mannion, a Democrat trying to win the seat in November. Mannion lost to Antonacci for the seat in 2018. He's being challenged by Republican Angi Renna.


20 Jun 2020

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Breaking Through Mental Health with John Mannion


John Mannion has a powerful message about normalising the mental health conversation. He has worked as a Mental Health nurse in the UK and has made it his mission to have influence in this space by tackling mental health head on. Currently the Executive Director, Breakthrough Mental Health Research Foundation (Australia’s only dedicated mental health research foundation) John and his team work hard to support ground breaking research that will help to transform the lives of those affected by mental health issues.To find out more and support the Breakthrough Mental Health Research Foundation visit https://breakthroughfoundation.org.au/


23 May 2020

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He's running (with John Mannion)

Eye on NY

Today on the Eye on NY podcast:  An interview with John Mannion, Democratic candidate in New York's 50th state Senate District. Mannion, who narrowly lost in 2018, is running again. He shares why he decided to run for a second time, what he learned from his first campaign and answer questions about education and other state issues.  A summary of the preliminary campaign finance numbers in the 24th Congressional District race.  Remembering Kobe Bryant, one of the greatest players in NBA history. Kobe and his daughter, Gianna, died in a helicopter crash Sunday.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


30 Jan 2020

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Episode 11: Teacher John Mannion for NYS Senate

NY Update

Biology teacher John Mannion, candidate in the 50th State Senate District (Syracuse area) discusses charter schools, standardized testing, Common Core and more. Taped 9-25-18. Also news headlines....


28 Oct 2018

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Interview with John Mannion, Democratic candidate for state Senate

Eye on NY

Today on the Eye on NY podcast:  An in-depth conversation with John Mannion, the Democratic candidate in the 50th state Senate District race. Mannion, an Advanced Placement biology teacher at West Genesee High School in Camillus, is vying to succeed retiring state Sen. John DeFrancisco, a Republican.  Mannion answers questions on a range of topics, including education funding, the minimum wage, property taxes, I-81 and more.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


26 Oct 2018