Foxconn Bill’s Constitutionality, Left-Handedness, Stay-At-Home Dads

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A nonpartisan report warned that portions of the Foxconn incentive bill could be unconstitutional. WPR’s state capitol reporter shares the details. Left-handers can face a lot of challenges, and even discrimination. We find out why. We also find out why most stay-at-home dads are now choosing to stay home with their children, rather than doing so out of financial necessity.

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    Are you a stay at home dad? What led to your initial decision? Did you start willingly or out of necessity, and what about now? If your spouse is a stay at home dad, how has that dynamic worked for your relationship, and your family?

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Chris Routly Host
  • J. Carlisle Larsen Producer
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Veronica Rueckert Producer
  • Laurel White Guest
  • Howard Kushner Guest
  • Veronica Rueckert Guest

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