Friday, January 22, 2016

Tolls, Testimony, Trump, and More on A Lively Experiment (January 24, 2016)

Dyana Koelsch, moderator
Jim Hummel - executive director, The Hummel Report
Scott MacKay - political analyst, Rhode Island Public Radio
Kate Nagle - news editor,
Wendy Schiller - political science professor, Brown University

  • The Brookings Institution report on improving the state’s economy 
  • Steven Costantino testifies before the House Oversight Committee; state police say their 38 Studios probe is wrapping up 
  • Controversy over the hiring of the state’s chief innovation officer 
  • The toll plan battle 
  • Sarah Palin’s endorsement of Donald Trump
  • Outrages of the Week 

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