Michael Berkman, Professor and Director of the McCourtney Institute for Democracy at Penn State University, tells Host Sheila Hyland that Mood of the Nation polls gives citizens open-ended questions that allow them to answer in their own words which provides a true picture of what is happening in American politics. www.democracyinstitute.la.psu.edu On location: New Leaf Initiative, State College PA.
Maggie Leigh Groff, Board Member for the Bucks County Women's Advocacy Coalition (BCWAC), discusses the correlation between access to reproductive healthcare and a woman's financial stability. Recorded June 1, 2018.
Helping ease insecurities about lack of food and shelter in turn helps kids be more open to learning and succeeding in the classroom. Ryan Riley, Pres. and State Dir., Communities In Schools of Pennsylvania, talks to host Jill Horner about pairing professionals with students and families, and how the community can help. www.cisofpa.org