Heroin Legislation, Toyota Recall, On Congress

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Heard On Central Time

In the second part of Central Time’s three-day series on heroin use in Wisconsin, Rob Ferrett and Veronica Rueckert talk with a legislator about what changing laws could do to help solve our state’s heroin problem. They’ll also get the latest from Washington D.C. in our weekly ‘On Congress’ segment and look at Toyota’s settlement of a federal investigation into its recent recalls.

Featured in this Show

  • Heroin Series: A Legislative Approach

    In the second of our three-part series on heroin use in Wisconsin, a state representative behind many of the heroin bills passed in recent legislative sessions shares his ideas for how the issue of heroin addiction can be addressed with legislation.

  • Toyota Settles Largest Penalty Ever In Recall Probe

    Toyota has settled the largest criminal penalty imposed on a car company in U.S. history. This comes close on the heels on a probe into a General Motor s recall. Rob Ferret gets details and asks what consumers can do to protect themselves.

  • This Week In Congress – March 19, 2014

    USA Today Politics and Congress Editor Paul Singer joins Central Time for his weekly update on happenings in Congress.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Marika Suval Producer
  • Galen Druke Producer
  • John Nygren Guest
  • John McElroy Guest
  • Paul Singer Guest