Today on Boston Public Radio:

  • Raj Chetty, Harvard economist, discussed his research about housing vouchers and their value in bringing people out of poverty.
  • Emily Rooney, host of WGBH News' Beat the Press, joined to give her weekly list of fixations and fulminations.
  • Richard Trethewey and Jeff Sweenor from WGBH’s This Old House discussed their show’s upcoming season and took renovation questions from listeners.
  • Shirly Leung, Boston Globe business columnist, discussed the impact of Gov. Charlie Baker’s vaping ban.
  • Under The Radar Host Callie Crossley discussed the new Downton Abbey movie, as well as a recent scandal involving $1 million dollars to charity and racist tweets.
  • Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone and Jason McCool from Aeronaut Brewery stopped by for the weekly news quiz.