HearSay Programming June 26 - 29


The Role of Video in Law Enforcement Issues

Monday, June 26, 2017

Officer-involved shootings have been exposed to increased public scrutiny through the use of body cams and social media. Recent cases, like the shooting of Philando Castile, are raising questions about the role of video footage in law enforcement issues and that's what we're considering on today's edition of HearSay. Later, a conversation about how politics impacted the investigation into a local inmate's death. Join us at 440-2665, connect with us on Facebook and Twitter or send us an email: hearsay@whrv.org.

Today's Guests:

Patrick Wilson - is a political reporter for the Richmond Times-Dispatch

Dr. Quentin Kidd - is the Director of the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University


Sen. Mark Warner on GOP Health Care Bill
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

According to a recent poll from the Wall Street Journal and NBC News, the Affordable Care Act is significantly more popular than the House GOP health care bill draft. Senator Mark Warner joins us to discuss the latest draft, brought forth by the Senate. It proposes to eliminate the individual mandate, which required people to purchase health care insurance, and to end Medicaid as an open-ended entitlement. What do you think of the latest draft? Tune in at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

Today's Guests: 

Dr. Rachel Bitecofer - is the Assistant Director of the Wason Center for Public Policy and lecturer in government at Christopher Newport University 

Senator Mark Warner - is the Vice Chairman of the Select Committee on Intelligence. He also serves on the Senate Finance, Banking, Budget and Rules Committees


State of the Station
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

On this edition of HearSay, we're joined by President & CEO of WHRO Bert Schmidt and Vice President of Content Heather Mazzoni for a discussion about the state of WHRO. Join us at 440-2665.


HearSay Pets
Thursday, June 29, 2017

Have you microchipped your pet? That's one of the topics we're considering on today's edition of HearSay Pets! Join us with all of your pet questions at 440-2665 or send us an email at hearsay@whrv.org. Later, we'll check in with Mal Vincent and find out what's going on this week in Mal's world.