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Joy Cardin talks to a wide variety of guests about current issues. Policy-makers and politicos field questions from Joy and her callers on a wide array of timely state, national and international topics.

Joy Cardin talks to a wide variety of guests about current issues. Policy-makers and politicos field questions from Joy and her callers on a wide array of timely state, national and international topics.
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Madison, WI

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Joy Cardin talks to a wide variety of guests about current issues. Policy-makers and politicos field questions from Joy and her callers on a wide array of timely state, national and international topics.

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English

Contact:

800-642-1234


Episodes

Week In Review: Lambeau Protest, Tax Reform, Vinehout And More

9/29/2017
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Green Bay Packers players invite fans to lock arms at Lambeau Field, Republicans unveil their framework for tax reform and Democratic State Senator Kathleen Vinehout says she’s running for governor. In Joy Cardin’s final broadcast before her retirement, our guests discuss the top state and national political issues in the Week in Review.

Duration: 00:50:31


Retiree Rebels Give Joy Recommendations

9/29/2017
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Host Joy Cardin is retiring after 31 years at Wisconsin Public Radio! Our guests are the Retiree Rebels. They offer Joy 10 tips as she enters retirement, including the recommendation that she take at least one year to establish a new life. Join the conversation with your suggestions; call 800-642-1234.

Duration: 00:49:45


Tell Joy Where To Go To Enjoy Her Retirement

9/29/2017
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Longtime morning talk-show host Joy Cardin will be turning off the microphone in the studio, setting down her favorite pair of headphones and signing off the airwaves of The Ideas Network for good on Friday, September 29th. President of the Midwest Travel Writers Association, Gary Knowles, joins Joy one last time to share a wide variety of things for her to do and endless opportunities for her to have fun during her retirement. Whether you enjoy searching for waterfalls or exploring cities...

Duration: 00:49:40


How To Bird Without Borders

9/28/2017
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While many birders want to make the most of the fall migration by watching the skies in certain areas, Noah Strycker wanted to take birding to the next level by breaking the world record of the 4,341 species of birds that were tracked in 2008. Two years ago, Strycker entered the Guinness Book of World Records by becoming the first person to see more than half of the world’s bird species in just one year. He shares his adventures of crossing 41 countries and all seven continents to rack up...

Duration: 00:50:15


Grothman and Pocan Discuss Tax Reform, Anthem Protests And More

9/28/2017
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House and Senate Republicans are shifting their attention to tax reform after failing to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. We talk with two of Wisconsin’s Congressional delegates, Republican Glenn Grothman and Democrat Mark Pocan , about their hopes and fears for the legislation. We also discuss other pressing issues facing the nation, including national anthem protests, the Trump administration’s response to Puerto Rico and more.

Duration: 00:50:28


2018 Gubernatorial Campaigns Take Shape

9/28/2017
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State Senator Kathleen Vinehout is the latest Democrat to announce she wants be Wisconsin’s next governor. Twenty people are registered for the race, and more are making official public announcements. Our guest is a political scientist who analyzes the growing list of candidates for 2018.

Duration: 00:49:33


Easing The Pain Of Arthritis

9/27/2017
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Millions of adults have arthritis, and no one knows the best way to treat achy, painful joints. Joe and Terry Graedon are co-hosts of “The People’s Pharmacy .” They’ve written a new guide that outlines alternative treatments and at-home remedies, pointing to science that supports the theories.

Duration: 00:50:16


Alabama Special Election Results, Plus Republicans Decide Not To Vote On Health Care Bill

9/27/2017
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Alabama Republican voters chose a former supreme court chief justice over the incumbent in Tuesday's U.S. Senate primary. Roy Moore defeated Luther Strange, a former state attorney appointed to fill the seat previously held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Meanwhile, Republicans leaders announced that they will not vote on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill and will instead move on to try to revamp the tax code. We discuss these top political headlines and more with two guests of...

Duration: 00:34:31


Celebrating National Honey Month

9/27/2017
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September is National Honey Month and Wisconsonites are in a special place to celebrate as Wisconsin is known for its world class sweet, thick, golden honey. Our guest honey producer explains how the sweet product is made, how to get the healthiest, best tasting honey and how we can incorporate honey in our diets. We also learn where to find the best honey in the state.

Duration: 00:30:19


Tips For Saving Money For Retirement

9/26/2017
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Make sure to join us for a special retirement edition of On Your Money! Financial planner Kevin McKinley discusses the role of financial literacy in retirement, Roth IRAs and the best way to spend money during retirement.

Duration: 00:50:31


Graham-Cassidy Bill Gets A Hearing, Plus President Trump's Remarks About The NFL Ignite Controversy

9/26/2017
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Senate Republicans are continuing their efforts to pass a measure to repeal major parts of the Affordable Care Act and making last-minute changes to appeal to GOP holdouts. Meanwhile, President President Trump’s call for athletes to be fired if they protest during the national anthem has reignited a national debate. We’ll explore the political ramifications of these issues and other top news with our guest political scientist.

Duration: 00:49:49


Exploring Psychological Terms You Probably Misuse

9/26/2017
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Do you know the difference between the terms “prejudice” and “discrimination?” Or how about “empathy” versus “sympathy?” Each of us use words in our everyday lives to communicate effectively. However, a recent paper that was published in Frontiers In Education revealed a list of psychological terms that are repeatedly assumed to be similar, if not identical, but they actually refer to very different concepts. For example, words like “sex” versus “gender” or “envy” versus “jealousy” are...

Duration: 00:49:28


Professor Explains How He Says The Presidency Has Evolved Into 'Chaos'

9/25/2017
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According to our guest, early successes of the Oval Office have created “dangerous temptations and unrealistic expectations” for recent presidents. He discusses the history of the American presidency, why he calls the job “impossible,” why he says outsiders like Donald Trump cannot succeed and how he insists the presidency can advance beyond the current “chaos.” In his new book, “ The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America’s Highest Office ,” presidential historian Jeremi Suri...

Duration: 00:50:02


State Capitol Report: Education Status, Concealed Carry Bill

9/25/2017
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Some lawmakers want Wisconsinites to carry concealed weapons without a permit. In this week’s State Capitol Report, we discuss a path for legislation approved in a legislative committee. WPR Capitol Bureau Chief Shawn Johnson and State Capitol Reporter Laurel White also bring us up to speed on final versions of the state budget and incentives for Foxconn. Plus we discuss the latest status of schools in Wisconsin.

Duration: 00:49:38


Feeling Fulfilled With Fewer Possessions

9/25/2017
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Is less best? Our guest says yes. She says people can condense life to a few simple items to make room for what they value most. Zoë Kim is a minimalist. She says people at any age and in any living situation can discover freedom by paring down their possessions. Kim writes about living better with less. Her book, set for October release, is called " Minimalism for Families: Practical Minimalist Living Strategies to Simplify Your Home and Life. " Kim has four children, so she knows...

Duration: 00:49:51


for Monday, September 25, 2017 at 6:00 am and 7:00 am

9/25/2017
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Every weekday from 6 to 9 a.m. on the Ideas Network stations, listeners can hear Joy Cardin talking with a wide variety of guests about issues that matter -- from politics to popular culture.

Duration: 00:41:40


Saving For Retirement

9/23/2017
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Tune in for a special retirement edition of On Your Money. Financial planner Kevin McKinley discusses reasons for taking advantage of the employer match with regard to 401k plans. He also has strategies for those saving and investing for retirement, and advice for people who want to retire early.

Duration: 00:52:32


Week In Review: State Budget, New Democratic Minority Leader, Iran Deal And More

9/22/2017
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Gov. Scott Walker signs the state’s $76 billion budget into law , Assembly Democrats elect a new leader and President Donald Trump says he’s decided what to do about the Iran nuclear deal . Our guests discuss those and other top state and national political stories in the Week in Review. Walker signed the two-year spending plan at Tuller Elementary School in Neenah nearly three months after it was due. It increases aid for public schools by $639 million and expands the private school...

Duration: 00:50:17


Ways People View The First Amendment

9/22/2017
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The First Amendment cements rights of free expression and a free press, but how far does that scope reach? Our guest is University of Wisconsin-Madison professor Mike Wagner. He discusses the basic protections of free speech. He also analyzes whether media outlets cover President Donald Trump fairly and how some political groups present their stories as unbiased to promote partisan narratives. A new poll from the Brookings Institution shows college students’ perspectives on the First...

Duration: 00:49:34


Tell Joy Where To Go For Fall Foods

9/22/2017
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Fall is the time of the year when Wisconsinites reap what they’ve planted in the spring. Therefore, it is the time to gather nature's abundance of fruits, vegetables, nuts and grains and create delicious meals made just for the season. During this edition of Tell Joy Where To Go, our guest shares ways to preserve fall foods and transform them into recipes perfect for the cooler season. How do you like to use the foods you’ve grown for this season? MONIQUE HOOKER'S APPLE STRUDEL by Colleen...

Duration: 00:49:06

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