Food Inspection Shutdown, Hidden Wisconsin: The Life Of A Milwaukee Cabbie, Pipeline Politics

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Rob Ferrett and Gene Purcell hear how the government shutdown is affecting food inspection. Then, in Hidden Wisconsin, explore the work world of a Milwaukee cab driver. And, we’ll look at the politics surrounding the Keystone X-L pipeline.

Featured in this Show

  • Government Shutdown Stresses Food Inspections

    Federal meat safety inspectors were still working on day two of the shutdown, but the rest of the food inspectors (who inspect 80% of the food in grocery stores) have been told to stay at home.

  • Hidden Wisconsin: Milwaukee's Most Famous Cab Driver

    In “Hidden Wisconsin” we’ll talk with Milwaukee’s most famous cab driver about what it’s like to be behind the wheel. He’ll also have some tips for those of us along for the ride.

  • Obama And The Keystone XL Pipeline

    The New Yorker’s Washigton correspondent explains what the Keystone XL pipeline means to Obama and his legacy.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Galen Druke Producer
  • Tarini Parti Guest
  • Rory Orgill Guest
  • Ryan Lizza Guest

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