Keith Shortall

Director, News & Public Affairs

Keith Shortall is MPBN's News and Public Affairs Director. He grew up in Thomaston, Maine and graduated from Bowdoin College in 1982, majoring in philosophy. He began his career in commercial broadcasting in Portland, before moving to MPBN in 1989. Keith's interests include music (if you consider drummers to be musicians), and theater.

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We check in with legislative leaders as they try and wrap up this session.

Guests:  Senate President Michael Thibodeau, R-Westport

House Speaker Mark Eves, D-North Berwick

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PORTLAND, Maine - The U.S. Supreme Court's decision that legalizes gay marriage nationwide is sparking reaction from Maine residents.

It's Thursday: time once again to check in on Maine politics with our "Across the Aisle" regulars: Cynthia Dill, an attorney with the Portland firm of Troubh Heisler and a former Democratic state senator, former Republican lawmaker Meredith Strang Burgess of Burgess Advertising and Marketing, and Dick Woodbury, an economist who served in the Maine Senate as an independent. They spoke with Keith Shortall.

Across the Aisle is heard most Thursday's on MPBN Radio.

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The Maine Calling Book Club reconvenes to discuss Harper Lee's classic 'To Kill A Mockingbird."

Guests: Ron Schneider: attorney with Bernstein Shur who specializes in employment and health care law but has practiced criminal defense as well.  He has a bachelor of arts degree from Bates College.

Sandra Thompson: English teacher at Sanford High School.  She has a BA in English and an MA in Education.  She's teachers 'To Kill A Mockingbird' every year.  

 

It's Thursday, and that means it's time again to check in on Maine politics with our "Across the Aisle" regulars: Cynthia Dill, an attorney with the Portland firm of Troubh Heisler and a former Democratic state senator, former Republican lawmaker Meredith Strang Burgess of Burgess Advertising and Marketing, and Dick Woodbury, an economist who served in the Maine Senate as an independent. They spoke with Keith Shortall.

Across the Aisle is heard most Thursdays on MPBN Radio.

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