Boston's mayor is taking the Pope Watch to a new level.

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BPR: Compassionate Releases

July 20, 2015
  • We host our regular politics segment with Charlie Chieppo and  Shannon O'Brien
  • Debbie DiMasi joins Jim and Margery to make her case for her husband's compassionate release. Then we get your thoughts on prison reform and Sal DiMasi's case.
  • Reverends Irene Monroe and Emmett Price stop by to discuss mayor Marty Walsh's visit the the Vatican and other Pope watch fodder.
  • There's a new trend of people volunteering on their vacations. What do you think?
  • Bob Thompson discusses this year's Emmy nominations, shark week, and other television news.
  • Finally, we close the show discussing deadlines. Do they work for you?

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