This edition of Left Hanging is centered around “She-roes”. Host Ms G based the show around this quote by Dr. Maya Angelou, “How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our she-roes!”. The episode features short stories and poems that promote the awesome roles of the women in our lives; Grandmothers, Mothers, Aunts, Sistahs, etc.
- A bill to break up the FAA and privatize the nation’s air traffic controllers cleared the Transportation Committee in the U.S. House Thursday night.
- "Her focus on education, her focus on examining our city budget at a really deep level, not just a broad stroke policy level, but getting into the line items – I think that’s a really valuable for assembly members to go after the budget work," said Deputy Mayor Jesse Kiehl.
- Rep. Les Gara wants to make sure state budget cuts don’t fall too heavily on working-class and low-income people. Instead, he wants a new business tax.
- The Legislative Council is seeking advice from a finance expert on what to do about the controversial lease on the Anchorage Legislative Information Office.