Today on Boston Public Radio:

  • We opened up the phone lines to ask our listeners how they feel now that spring has officially begun.
  • We spoke with Jonathan Gruber, the Ford Professor of Economics at MIT, who was instrumental in creating both the Massachusetts health care reform and the Affordable Care Act, about Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s plan to implement universal child care in the United States.
  • We spoke with WGBH Executive Arts Editor Jared Bowen about the Huntington Avenue Theater Company’s production of "Romeo and Juliet."
  • Paul Reville, former secretary of education and a professor at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education, where he also runs the Education Redesign Lab, joined us to share his thoughts on the college admissions scandal.
  • We opened up our phone lines to discuss Patriots owner Robert Kraft's decision to reject a plea deal for soliciting prostitution while in Florida last month.
  • Brian O’Donovan, host of A Celtic Sojourn, and WCRB’s Brian McCreath joined us to preview some upcoming concerts in the Greater Boston area.