EBR Parish Libraries http://wrkf.org en FRIDAY: Mary Stein of EBR Library; Planned Parenthood's Melissa Flournoy; LFT Pres. Steve Monaghan http://wrkf.org/post/friday-mary-stein-ebr-library-planned-parenthoods-melissa-flournoy-lft-pres-steve-monaghan <p>Mary Stein, Assistant Library Director for the East Baton Rouge Parish Library stops by to talk about the new 129,000 sq.ft. library which recently opened up on&nbsp;Goodwood Blvd.</p><p>Melissa Flournoy, President of Louisiana Planned Parenthood, joins the show to discuss recent legislation that her and many others are describing as unconstitutional and direct attacks on planned parenthood.</p><p>Also, President of the Louisiana Federation of Teachers Steve Monaghan&nbsp;discusses issues surrounding&nbsp;BESE&nbsp;and Common Core in relation to Governor Jindal and the State Legislature. He as well chimes in on recent legislation concerning education which has been debated throughout this years legislative session. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Fri, 23 May 2014 15:07:22 +0000 Jim Engster 27011 at http://wrkf.org WEDNESDAY: Pelican Institute's Kevin Kane, New EBR Libraries Head Spencer Watts http://wrkf.org/post/wednesday-pelican-institutes-kevin-kane-new-ebr-libraries-head-spencer-watts <p>Kevin Kane, President of the Pelican Institute for Public Policy, talks about Governor's Jindal's position on Medicaid expansion.</p><p>Spencer Watts, the new head of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library System.</p><p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 16:40:32 +0000 Jim Engster 9681 at http://wrkf.org