Today on Boston Public Radio:

We began the show by talking with listeners about the two-year anniversary of the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, and current dysfunction in Congress.

Lyndia Downie weighed in on Gov. Maura Healey’s plans to support the homeless through supportive housing. Downie is the president and executive director for the Pine Street Inn.

Lyndia Downie on BPR | Jan. 6, 2023

Callie Crossley talked about Buffalo Bills player Damar Hamlin’s collapse under cardiac arrest earlier this week during the Bills-Bengals NFL game. Crossley is the host of Under the Radar, which airs Sunday nights on 89.7 at 6 p.m. She’s also the host of Basic Black, which airs Fridays at 7:30 p.m. Her “Callie Commentaries” can be heard on Monday mornings on GBH’s Morning Edition.

Callie Crossley on BPR | Jan. 6, 2023

Andrea Cabral shared her thoughts on how Attorney General-elect Andrea Campbell may handle an appeal against the dismissal of criminal charges for leaders of the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home, where at least 76 veterans died from COVID-19. Cabral is the former Suffolk County sheriff and secretary of public safety.

Andrea Cabral on BPR | Jan. 6, 2023

Sue O’Connell talked about what Healey’s historic win means for the LGBTQ+ community. O’Connell is the co-publisher of Bay Windows and South End News, and contributor to Current, on NBC L-X and NECN.

Sue O'Connell on BPR | Jan. 6, 2023

Sean Smith and Summer McCall talked about the 20th anniversary of the Boston Celtic Music Festival at Club Passim. Musicians Maura Shawn Scanlin, Eamon Sefton, Simon Lace, Conor Hearn and Adam Hendey performed in the first Live Music Friday at the Boston Public Library of 2023. Smith and McCall are organizers of the Boston Celtic Music Festival at Club Passim. The festival runs from Jan. 12-15.

Boston Celtic Music Festival on BPR | Jan. 6, 2023

We ended the show by asking listeners what could convince them to switch to an electric vehicle.