State News Roundup, ‘Second Act’ Careers, Trump Press Conference

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The decision by a Wisconsin Congressman not to seek election in the state’s next Senate race has renewed the search for a challenger. We discuss possible candidates, and more happenings around the state, during our Wisconsin News Roundup. A guest also shares why 2017 is a great time to start a “second act” career, even for those nearing retirement. We also take a closer look at yesterday’s heated exchange between President Trump and reporters at a White House press conference.

Featured in this Show

  • State News Roundup For February 17, 2017

    In our weekly news round-up, we’ll hear the latest in Wisconsin politics and current events–including an announcement from a Wisconsin Congressman that could shake up the state’s next U.S. Senate race.

  • 2017: Great Time For Second-Act Career

    For people midway through their careers, or nearing retirement, 2017 could be a great year to start a “second act” career, according to economics writer Chris Farrell.

  • After A Heated News Conference, A Closer Look At The President's Relationship With The Press

    President Trump’s statements at a news conference yesterday have been getting a lot of attention, especially after his interactions with reporters got tense. We talk to an expert about the president’s relationship with the news media and how different sides of the aisle are reacting to the conference.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Rob Ferrett Producer
  • Haleema Shah Producer
  • Rob Mentzer Guest
  • Chris Farrell Guest
  • Lucas Graves Guest

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