Afternoon Shift

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A daily conversation about news, culture and ideas.

Aug. 01, 2012

On Wednesday's Afternoon Shift we talk about the political landscape, a Kennedy that goes back and forth, and the efforts of some politicians to move us into the "Fresh Coast."

Best Game In Town- Steve Edwards is joined by a panel talking national politics.  Kitty Kurth, President of Kurth Lampe, longtime Democratic strategist and Doug O’Brien, Principal at Prairie State Strategies, longtime Republican strategist join the conversation. 

Curious City – In the latest installment of Curious City, we find out about the reversible express lanes on the Kennedy.

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Race – We continue our week highlighting reports from WBEZ’s Race: Out Loud series.

3@3- Today’s panel includes Ramsin Canon of Gapers Block, and Kee Humphrey of the Neighborhood Writing Alliance.

Tom Barrett – Milwaukee Mayor (and former Wisconsin gubernatorial candidate) joins us for a profile.