Dave Layman - former news director and TV news anchor and this week's moderator
Maureen Moakley - Political science professor, URI
Ian Donnis - Political reporter, WRNI
Jim Hummel - Executive director, The Hummel Report
Governor Donald Carcieri - (R) Rhode Island
- Downsizing state government as part of the Governor's efforts to cut the budget deficit
- New leadership in the Rhode Island House of Representatives
- Lay-off of Central Falls High School teachers
- Health care reform
A Lively Experiment airs on WSBE Rhode Island PBS (36.1) Thursdays at 7 PM, with rebroadcasts on Saturdays at 7 PM on WSBE Learn (36.2) and Sundays at noon on WSBE Rhode Island PBS (36.1).
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