The Emily Rooney Show 7/23/10
Week In Review: USDA official Shirley Sherrod in the media vortex this week. A blogger twists her remarks setting off a whirlwind of events and recriminations for journalists and politicians. Then, with just one week left in the state legislative session, tension mount as house and senate lawmakers try to hammer out a compromise on the expanded gambling bill. Plus, new details in the South Hadley bullying case that resulted in a 15-year-old taking her own life. And, a tip of the hat to retiring State Supreme Court Chief Justice Margaret Marshall. All that and more today at 12 p.m.
GLAAD President Jarrett Barrios, Boston Globe Columnist Scot Lehigh, and WGBH’s Adam Reilly help us sift through this week in the news.