Friday, July 1, 2016

Happy Independence Day from A Lively Experiment (week of July 1 and 3, 2016)

Jim Hummel – moderator
Ed Achorn - editor of editorial page, The Providence Journal 
Ian Donnis - political reporter, Rhode Island Public Radio 
Kate Nagle - news editor,
Peter Wells - editor-in-chief, The Providence American 

  • A review of the 2016 legislative session, including: 
    • Biggest accomplishments, biggest disappointments of the session 
    • Ethics reform in the wake of investigations of legislators 
    • Public opinion of the Assembly 
    • $20M ProvPort bond issue
A Lively Experiment airs on WSBE Rhode Island PBS (36.1) Fridays at 7 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 36.

WSBE Learn transmits over the air on digital 36.2; in Rhode Island on Cox 808; Verizon FiOS 478; Full Channel 89; and in Massachusetts on Comcast 294 or 312.

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