Baton Rouge's bus system is expecting revenues to fall millions short of projections. That means it may not be able to fulfill all the promises for more express routes and shorter wait times made during the successful campaign for a transit tax last spring.
Judge Bob Downing, one of the most colorful and outspoken judges to ever be on the Louisiana bench, and former U.S. Senator Gary Hart chat with Jim on matters of the court as well as the second of three presidential debates between President Obama and Gov. Romney.
The state's top school board Tuesday adopted revisions to its process for approving private and parochial schools. The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education will now accept accreditation from independent agencies as proof a school meets state standards.
Ben Bagert, former State Senator and Louisiana campaign manager for Bob Dole, and democratic political consultant Trey Ourso give their opinions and grade the Vice Presidential debate between Vice President Biden and Rep. Ryan.
Local fashion designer and former Project Runway contestant Anthony Ryan talks with Jim and discusses his return to television for another chance to win in a new season of Project Runway: All-Stars. Jeanne Triche joins alongside to discuss her efforts in maintaining and contributing to the LSU Costume & Tetile Museum.
Author and Feminist Naomi Wolf joins Jim to discuss her new and highly provocative book "The Vagina: A New Biography".
Democratic State Rep. Stephen Ortego talks with Jim and explains why he's upset about cuts in health care to the Charity Hospital System, and discusses in general what's happening in our state regarding health care.
Ray Glier, author of the new book "How the SEC Became Goliath" talks football and more.
Baton Rouge Councilwoman C. Denise Marcelle joins Jim and discusses a new measure being presented before the Parish Metro Council that would extend open bar hours in Baton Rouge to 4am.
From the Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning, Akua Kouyate and Rachel Knudsen discuss their efforts in helping early childhood educators in using and developing the arts as a vehicle for learning across all curricular areas for early childhood development.