Through HANDS home visits, new and expectant parents get information about parenting skills, child safety, and baby development—information that is often sorely needed.
History comes alive through an examination with host Barry Bernson of the artifacts around us. Included are modern Kentucky icons: Bill Monroe's mandolin, Harland Sanders' original pressure cooker, and an Adolph Rupp model basketball. The objects span the course of time from 1000 A.D. to 2013, from a stone axe to a space satellite.
Bill Goodman explores the state retirement system crisis with Public Pension Oversight Board Co-chairs Sen. Joe Bowen and Rep. Brent Yonts, as well as Jason Bailey of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, and Bryan Sunderland of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce.
Substitute host Renee Shaw and her guests discuss Kentucky education issues. Scheduled guests: Representative Derrick Graham, chair of the House Education Committee; Senator Mike Wilson, chair of the Senate Education Committee; Richard Innes, staff education analyst for the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; and Brigitte Blom Ramsey, associate executive director for the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence.