BOSTON PUBLIC RADIO
2:59 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

BPR: Mayor Curtatone, Brian McGrory, Sheriff Peter Koutoujian, Charlie Sennott, Bob Thompson

Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone joined Jim and Margery to talk about changing immigration enforcement policies in his city.
Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone joined Jim and Margery to talk about changing immigration enforcement policies in his city.
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  • Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone joined Jim and Margery to talk about a big move he's asking law enforcement officers to take in his community — not to hold undocumented immigrants in jail simply for being undocumented. (Starts at 1:00)
  • Middlesex County Sheriff Peter Koutoujian and Sergeant Eric Costello stopped by Studio Three to talk about the difficult jobs of correction officers. (Starts at 24:33)
  • Boston Globe editor Brian McGrory was back for his regular Wednesday segment with Jim and Margery. McGrory discussed the trial in the Probation Department scandal. (Starts at 48:25)
  • Global Post cofounder Charlie Sennott talked to Jim and Margery about patient wait-times in the Veterans Administration. Should Secretary Eric Shinseki be held accountable for the VA's difficulties to address patient needs? (Starts at 1:11:07)
  • Bob Thompson is the director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture. Thompson talked to Jim and Margery about John Oliver's new show, a new HBO series about Silicon Valley, and the eventual replacement for Stephen Colbert. (Starts at 1:30:07)

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