The Callie Crossley Show 8/19/10
2010 Mass Decision: Joe Malone is running as a republican for the 10th Congressional District seat currently occupied by Rep. William Delahunt. We'll ask him about facing off against State Representative Jeff Perry (R), and his strategy for the campaign.
Firefighters and the Gender/Race Divide: Karen Miller was the first African American Female Firefighter in Boston when she joined the force in 1985. Although today's force is much more diverse, each individual unit is still very segregated. Karen Miller joins us to talk about her experience, and her work to diversify the force as executive director for the Boston Society Of Vulcans.
Junkyard Economics: Metal scrapping is a booming business in these tough times. But when is scrapping for metal a great way to make it through the recession, and when is it just plain wrong? Steve Macone, a comedian, writer and self-described scrapper, joins us to discuss.