Today on Boston Public Radio:

— NBC's “Meet the Press” moderator Chuck Todd talked about the partisan split over reopening the country, and his assessment that America is “the dirty country” in the context of the global health crisis.

— Former Suffolk County Sheriff and Secretary of Public Safety Andrea Cabral discussed the current Supreme Court debate over birth control coverage, and gave her take on statements made by Suffolk County DA Rachel Rollins about laissez-faire public defenders.

— We opened lines to talk with listeners about the return of golf courses and gun shops to Massachusetts.

— We aired live audio from Gov. Charlie Baker’s Thursday press conference.

— Boston Globe columnist Alex Beam called in for the BPR book club, where he discussed James Taylor’s new audio biography with Jim, Margery, and listeners who called in.