The atrium of the Kling Media Center.
Tuesday March 6, 2018
(Subject to change as events dictate)
Until 9 a.m. – Morning Edition
The Florida gun law vote; Babies and recession; the Trump hotel battle in Panama.
9 a.m. – MPR News with Kerri Miller
Second Amendment and gun ownership rights are one of the most fiercely debated issues of our day. So how did we get here?
Guest: Adam Winkler, UCLA law professor.
10 a.m.- 1A with Joshua Johnson
Public schools in West Virginia have been closed for more than a week due to a teachers’ strike that’s caused classes to be canceled. State legislators and teachers have failed to come to a deal over demands for better pay and benefits. We talk to one of the 277,000 students affected by this strike about how they’re dealing with the time away from school and how they want to see this conflict resolved.
Guest: Cora Dunlap, high school student, Capital High School in Charleston, WV.
10:20 a.m. – Fifty years ago, after widespread riots across the country, President Johnson convened the Kerner Commission.