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Trafficked in America

FRONTLINE

Trafficked in America

FRONTLINE and the Investigative Reporting Program at U.C. Berkeley tell the story of Guatemalan teens forced to work against their will in the Midwest. The investigation uncovers a criminal network that exploited undocumented minors, companies that profited from forced labor and the U.S. government’s role.

2nd Congressional District Democratic Primary

Kentucky Tonight

2nd Congressional District Democratic Primary

Renee Shaw and Democratic primary candidates discuss issues in the 2nd Congressional District House Race. Scheduled guests: Hank Linderman, Brian Pedigo, Rane Sessions, and Grant Short.

News of the Week: April 20, 2018

Comment on Kentucky

News of the Week: April 20, 2018

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including a major shakeup in Kentucky's public education leadership and more fallout from the recently completed General Assembly. Scheduled guests: Jack Brammer, Lexington Herald-Leader; Ronnie Ellis, CNHI News Service; and Mandy McLaren, Louisville Courier Journal.

New Initiatives and Laws to Help End Child Abuse

Connections with Renee Shaw

New Initiatives and Laws to Help End Child Abuse

In part one of this episode, Renee speaks with Keith Inman from Charities and Dr. Jennifer Green, University of Louisville Child Abuse Pediatrics Fellow, about the Kosair Charities Face It Movement that provides resources for parents and caregivers to help them end child abuse. In part two, Dr. Terry Brooks, executive director of Kentucky Youth Advocates, talks about legislation passed in the 2018 Kentucky General Assembly that benefits children and families.

McCain

FRONTLINE

McCain

FRONTLINE explores Sen. John McCain’s complicated relationship with his own Republican Party and President Trump. Tracing the Arizona senator’s life and politics, FRONTLINE examines how the GOP has evolved over his political career, and the role he’s had in that evolution.

What Lies Upstream

Independent Lens

What Lies Upstream

In this detective story, investigative filmmaker Cullen Hoback travels to West Virginia to uncover the truth behind a massive chemical spill that left 300,000 people without drinking water for months.

4th District Democratic Congressional Candidates and a Wrap-up of the General Assembly

Kentucky Tonight

4th District Democratic Congressional Candidates and a Wrap-up of the General Assembly

Renee Shaw moderates a discussion with the Democratic candidates from the 4th congressional district, and then welcomes four policy analysts to discuss the new budget, tax reform, and pension legislation passed in the 2018 General Assembly.

Legislative Update: April 16, 2018

Legislative Update

Legislative Update: April 16, 2018

In the final day of the General Assembly session, lawmakers pass measures to fix the previously approved tax reform package and state budget. They also give final passage to a bill that moves up the candidate filing deadline and a rescue plan for the Kentucky Wired internet broadband project.

Legislative Update: April 13, 2018

Legislative Update

Legislative Update: April 13, 2018

The House and Senate override gubernatorial vetoes of the state budget, tax package, and a pension relief plan for cities, counties, school districts, and quasi-governmental agencies. Teachers march for more education funding, and crime victims rally for Marsy's Law. Lawmakers give final passage to a gang violence bill.

News of the Week: April 13, 2018

Comment on Kentucky

News of the Week: April 13, 2018

Bill Bryant and guest journalists discuss the week's news, including Gov. Matt Bevin's vetoes of the state budget and tax reform bill and how that will affect the final two days of the 2018 General Assembly. Scheduled guests: Ryland Barton from Kentucky Public Radio; Becca Schimmel from Ohio Valley ReSource and WKU Public Radio; and John Stamper from the Lexington Herald-Leader.