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BARRAS BLOCKS REVENUE FORECAST - Louisiana House Speaker Taylor Barras refused to budge on boosting state income projections in a continuing stalemate with Gov John Bel Edwards' administration, even after economists proposed smaller, more conservative adjustments. Yesterday, the Republican House leader voted against the other three members of the Revenue Estimating Conference , a move that blocked the changes because forecast modifications require a unanimous vote. The projections determine...
Christmas Bird Count 2018-19
Airs Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at 6 p.m. Once again ornithologist Cliff Shackelford, from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will be on hand to take your questions about all our feathered friends on "Bird Calls" from Red River Radio. If you have a photo or the recorded sound of a bird that you'd like Cliff to research and identify for the show, please send them to email@example.com. We'll also post your photos and recorded sounds on our website after the show. Join us for Bird Calls and call in at 800-552-8502 with your questions.
Airs Saturday, December 15, 2018, at 12 noon. The 2018-19 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a new production of Verdi’s La Traviata conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, leading his first opera as the Met’s new Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer Music Director. Soprano Diana Damrau stars in the tragic title role, having made her acclaimed role debut as Violetta at the Met during the 2012–2013 season with Maestro Nézet-Séguin on the podium. Tenor Juan Diego Flórez returns to the Met...
Airs Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Gary Joiner looks at the unlikely leadership of Benjamin Grierson, a cavalry officer with the Union who was fearful of horses.
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This video takes you into the studio with Cliff and also through the world of birds that we cover on Bird Calls, which airs the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Please join us and please call in with your questions at 800-552-8502
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