Monday, July 28, 2014, 5:00pm
A new report ranks Wisconsin 13th in the nation in overall child well-being. Veronica Rueckert and Rob Ferrett discuss this report with an advocate for children and families and learn what can be done to improve the economic conditions for Wisconsin's youngest residents. Then they discussa tentative plan to reform veteran health care and learn about how climate change could make our least favorite things about summer--like poison ivy and mosquitoes--worse.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 3:00pm
The relationship between Iran and the United States has been complicated, to say the least. We'll hear from a former diplomat with an insider's view of both countries. Then, we'll talk to the surgeon who treated Gabrielle Giffords after her shooting in 2011. We'll also explore the day's news.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 4:00pm
Every three years, the Wisconsin DNR re-examines its priorities for improving the quality of the state's waterways. We'll find out the goals and how the public can have input. Then we'll check in with National Public Radio's new president about his plans for NPR's future. We'll also look at the top story in the news.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 5:00pm
Many doctors are skipping basic physical exams. A cardiologist will share his thoughts on what is wrong with our medical system today. We also examine the complicated relationship between Iran and the U.S. and look at the day's news.