Friday, July 12, 2013

A Lively Experiment, week of July 12, 2013

Dyana Koelsch – moderator
Dave Layman – corporate communications consultant
John Marion – executive director, Common Cause
Maureen Moakley – political science professor, University of Rhode Island

  • The General Assembly process: are bills properly vetted? 
  • Forcing Bryant University to pay the Town of Smithfield for emergency services
  • Increased auto registration and license fees to pay for DOT projects
  • Providence taxes
  • SEC probe into the RI pension fund
A Lively Experiment airs on WSBE Rhode Island PBS (36.1) Fridays at 8:30 p.m., with rebroadcasts on Saturdays at 7 P.M. on WSBE Learn (36.2), and Sundays at noon on WSBE Rhode Island PBS.

WSBE Rhode Island PBS transmits standard-definition (SD) and high-definition (HD) programming over the air on digital 36.1; on Rhode Island cable: Cox 08 / 1008HD, Verizon FiOS 08 / 508HD, and Full Channel 08; on Massachusetts cable: Comcast 819HD and Verizon FiOS 18 / 518HD; on satellite: DirecTV 36 / 3128HD, Dish Network 7776.

WSBE Learn transmits over the air on digital 36.2; in Rhode Island on Cox 808; Verizon FiOS 478; Full Channel 109; and in Massachusetts on Comcast 294 or 312.

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