JIM HAGAN – Moderator; former Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce president
DAVE LAYMAN – Public relations consultant; former local TV news director and anchor
IAN DONNIS – Political reporter, WRNI public radio
SEN. J. MICHAEL LENIHAN – (D) East Greenwich, North Kingstown, Warwick; Chair of Government Oversight Committee
MAYOR ALLAN FUNG – (R) Cranston
Topics• Governor Carcieri’s supplemental budget
• Unfunded mandates on the state’s cities and towns
A Lively Experiment airs on WSBE Rhode Island PBS (36.1) Thursdays at 7 PM, with rebroadcast on Saturdays at 7 PM on WSBE Learn (36.2) and Sundays at noon on WSBE Rhode Island PBS (36.1).
WSBE Rhode Island PBS transmits over the air on digital 36.1; on Cox/Verizon/Full Channel 08; on DirecTV 36; and on Dish Network 7776. ComCast subscribers should check local listings for the channel number.
WSBE Learn transmits over the air on digital 36.2; Cox 808; Verizon 478; ComCast 294.
Viewers with high definition (HD) capability can receive WSBE Rhode Island PBS HD programming over the air on digital 36.1, Cox 708, Verizon 508, ComCast 819.