Rick Smith Show: Bernie Sanders!, Charterizing York School District, Philadelphia’s Growing Opt Out Movement and This Weekend’s Progressive Summit!

You can listen to today’s Rick Smith Show LIVE starting at 3PM!

State Rep. Kevin Schreiber, D-York joins Rick to talk about the attempted “Charter”ization of the York City School district and how constituents are fighting back.

Amy Roat, Teacher and member of the Caucus of Working Educators talks about their organizations workshop to inform parents of their right to Opt their children out of high-stakes testing.

Joe O’Neil,  activist with 15 Now Philadelphia joins Rick to talk about the recent minimum wage increase proposal put forth by Republican Senator Scott Wagner to increase the minimum wage to $8.75 over three years.

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders returns to the program to talk about his upcoming event in Harrisburg and a potential run for President.

John Neurohr, Communications Director Keystone Progress talks up the Pennsylvania Progressive Summit.

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