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"Rhode Island's Podcast of Record!" Bill Bartholomew goes in-depth with governors, senators, presidential candidates, local elected officials, media members, academics, innovators, scientists, activists and other thought leaders in his popular podcast. With a focus on Rhode Island, the podcast also presents issues and personalities that impact a national audience.Bill Bartholomew is a musician, broadcaster and journalist. He appears as a correspondent and political analyst for Rhode Island PBS, a recurring guest host on WPRO radio, provides daily digital reporting via social media and has performed and recorded his original music in New York and globally. He has appeared on NPR, MTV, Showtime Networks, Vice and many other platforms.

"Rhode Island's Podcast of Record!" Bill Bartholomew goes in-depth with governors, senators, presidential candidates, local elected officials, media members, academics, innovators, scientists, activists and other thought leaders in his popular podcast. With a focus on Rhode Island, the podcast also presents issues and personalities that impact a national audience.Bill Bartholomew is a musician, broadcaster and journalist. He appears as a correspondent and political analyst for Rhode Island PBS, a recurring guest host on WPRO radio, provides daily digital reporting via social media and has performed and recorded his original music in New York and globally. He has appeared on NPR, MTV, Showtime Networks, Vice and many other platforms.

Location:

United States

Description:

"Rhode Island's Podcast of Record!" Bill Bartholomew goes in-depth with governors, senators, presidential candidates, local elected officials, media members, academics, innovators, scientists, activists and other thought leaders in his popular podcast. With a focus on Rhode Island, the podcast also presents issues and personalities that impact a national audience.Bill Bartholomew is a musician, broadcaster and journalist. He appears as a correspondent and political analyst for Rhode Island PBS, a recurring guest host on WPRO radio, provides daily digital reporting via social media and has performed and recorded his original music in New York and globally. He has appeared on NPR, MTV, Showtime Networks, Vice and many other platforms.

Language:

English

Contact:

401.524.6825


Episodes

When Private Sector Bolsters Schools in Education: "Legends for Literacy" with Providence Rotary Club President Holly Applegate

10/22/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Providence Rotary Club President Holly Applegate for a discussion on the club's "Legends for Literacy" program, which seeks to bolster support for reading and literacy in Providence Schools. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:23:00

Seth Magaziner is Running For Governor of Rhode Island

10/20/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner back to the pod for a discussion on his run for Governor of Rhode Island. As the race begins to take shape, what are his policy priorities, and what key contrasts does he draw between himself and his five primary opponents? Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:22:26

WPRO: Rent Relief in Rhode Island, with Michael Bilow, News Editor, Motif Magazine

10/19/2021
Bill Bartholomew recently spoke with Motif Magazine News Editor Michael Bilow on WPRO radio about the large-scale rent relief program that Rhode Islanders may be entitled to. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:17:05

WPRO: South Water Street Bike Lane Fiasco with Liza Burkin (Providence Streets Coalition)

10/15/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Providence Streets Coalition lead organizer Liza Burkin for a discussion on the war of words - and potential action - between the State of Rhode Island and City of Providence with respect to a new bike and pedestrian lane on South Water Street. This is from Bartholomew's guest host appearance on The Dan Yorke Show on WPRO radio, 10.11.21 Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:18:50

Jennifer Rourke (Co-Chair, RI Political Coop)

10/13/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes back RI Political Coop co-chair and Senate District 29 candidate Jen Rourke for a discussion on the so-called progressive civil war and her approach to the 2022 election. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:26:45

Assessing Longterm Care in Rhode Island with Kathleen Heren, Paul Jones and Nicole Majik

10/12/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes a panel to discuss the state and future of longterm care in Rhode Island, and what the pandemic has taught us about the system and infrastructure that supports it. Nicole Majik of Majik LLC Paul Jones of The Care Concierge of New England Kathleen Heren of RISLTCOP (Rhode Island State Long Term Care Ombudsman Program) Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:29:31

Dr. Luis Daniel Munoz is running for Governor of Rhode Island

10/8/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Dr. Luis Daniel Munoz back to BTOWN, this time as a candidate in the 2022 Democratic primary for Governor of Rhode Island. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:29:08

Providence City Councilor and mayoral candidate Nirva LaFortune

10/4/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Providence City Councilor and mayoral candidate Nirva LaFortune back to BTOWN for a discussion on recent events in the city, including her announcement that she is running for mayor in the 2022 election. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:19:12

Providence Mayoral Candidate Gonzalo Cuervo

10/1/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Providence Mayoral Candidate and RI politco Gonzalvo Cuervo for a discussion on his bid to become the city's next mayor. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:21:44

WPRO: Convergence RI's Richard Asinof on RI Healthcare and the 10/1 Vaccine Mandate

9/30/2021
What are the real challenges with Rhode Island's healthcare infrastructure? Richard Asinof, Publisher of Convergence RI joins Bill Bartholomew on WPRO to discuss. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:18:04

Senate District 3 Special Election Roundtable

9/28/2021
Bill Bartholomew hosts a roundtable discussion with the Democratic candidates for Rhode Island's Senate District 3 (Providence East Side) special election. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:58:18

Bushwick Daily's Alec Meeker

9/24/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Alec Meeker, publisher of the popular news and culture website Bushwick Daily for a discussion on NYC before and after the pandemic, the evolving landscape of indie media and his rise to one the top news outlets in the country's number one media market. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:46:27

Commissioner Angelica Infante-Green On Back-To-School In RI 2021-2022

9/21/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Rhode Island Department of Education Commissioner Angelica Infante-Green back to BTOWN for a discussion on all things back-to-school in RI. From masking and Covid19 to distance learning and the new Providence Teacher's contract, we break down a litany of pressing issues on today's episode. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:20:45

Developments in RI's Gubernatorial Race, with Dan McGowan (The Boston Globe)

9/17/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes back Dan McGowan, columnist for The Boston Globe to discuss this week's developments in Rhode Island's 2022 gubernatorial race. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:20:07

Amy Russo (The Providence Journal)

9/14/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Amy Russo of The Providence Journal for a conversation about her move from NYC to Rhode Island, her weekly column exploring The Ocean State, RI politics as a sport, RI media and much more. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:25:11

Previewing The Warren Folks Festival

8/13/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Mark Dobbyn and Uriah Donnelly of The Warren Folks Festival for a preview of the town's marquee event, life in the east bay and much more. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:18:00

Leadership RI's Rhode Island Scavenger Hunt

8/10/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Leadership RI's Christopher Donovan for a discussion on the organizations Rhode Island Scavenger Hunt. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:14:55

Grammy Balloted Rhode Island Musician Nate Jones on His Book Permission To Create

8/6/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Rhode Island-based, Grammy Balloted singer/songwriter/musician and author Nate Jones to BTOWN for a discussion on his work as a creative in Rhode Island and much more. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:32:50

Talking JWU's Cannabis Entrepreneurship Program with Dr. Magnus Thorrson

8/3/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Dr. Magnus Thorrson of Johnson and Wales University for a discussion on the universities' new cannabis entrepreneurship program. Is Rhode Island ready (from an infrastructure standpoint) for legalization? What are some of the equity challenges that the state must address? What does Dr. Thorrson's program consist of? Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:28:57

Discussing the Nonprofit Innovation Lab

7/30/2021
Bill Bartholomew welcomes United Way of Rhode Island President/CEO Cortney Nicolato, Social Enterprise Greenhouse Senior Manager for Strategic Initiatives Constance Ferber, Destenie Vital of What Cheer Flower Farm and Brent Runyon of Providence Preservation Society to discuss the 2021 Nonprofit Innovation Lab Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)

Duration:00:25:08