Margery Eagan and Peter Kadzis — filling in for Jim Braude — unpacked all the developments in the Massachusetts governor's race. Juliette Kayyem, former Massachusetts Undersecretary for Homeland Security, announced her candidacy. Former Senator Scott Brown said he wouldn't run. And Dan Wolf, owner of Cape Air, suspended his campaign.
Also on BPR:
- Dr. Deborah Frank runs Boston Medical Center's Grow Clinic. She talked about the detrimental impact that food stamp cuts will have on young children.
- Peter Rand joined Margery and Peter to talk about his book Conspiracy of One: Tyler Kent's Secret Plot Against FDR, Churchill And The Allied War Effort.
- Christopher Lydon remembered essayist, novelist and music critic Albert Murray, who passed away recently.
- Kara Miller, host of Innovation Hub, talked about why some bacteria may be healthy for us.