In this episode, Rhode Island House of Representatives member and candidate for Lieutenant Governor Aaron Regunberg (D, Providence) joins BB at The Loft. From outlining his vision to be a "Lobbyist For The People" as Lt. Governor and offering his take on a wide-range of issues such as wealth disparity, marijuana policy and workers' rights, Rep. Regunberg presents himself as an experienced but fresh progressive-Democratic voice in Rhode Island politics.
In this short-form, special report, Bill Bartholomew descends upon The Rhode Island State House in Providence, RI, where pro-gun, pro-life, and pro-choice rallies were happening simultaneously on the afternoon of April 10, 2018. Interviews from the ground offer an illustration of some of the differing viewpoints within the Ocean State. Look for more special reports throughout 2018 and follow on instagram @billbartholomew
Bill Bartholomew welcomes The Honorable Dan McKee, the 69th and current Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island to the loft for an extensive conversation on art, community, leadership, the advantages that Rhode Island has moving forward, and of course, some basketball
Bill Bartholomew welcomes singer/songwriter Avi Jacob to the loft for a conversation on the challenges facing the modern troubadour, his upcoming release and tour, the differences between performing in the northern states versus southern states, and his assessment of modern society!
Bill Bartholomew talks with Rhode Island radio, TV and media personality Ben Decastro about the everchanging platforms he uses to broadcast himself, his experience as a circus musician, helping to create the legendary NiRoPe commercial campaigns for New England's Cardi's Furniture, as well as good old Rhode Island politics and current affairs.
Bill Bartholomew welcomes fellow troubadour Dan Blakeslee into his studio, where Dan shares stories from the road, the challenges and rewards of his journey as a modern artist, plus premiers a new song!