Fourth of July Weekend Specials on Public Radio Tulsa

Jul 2, 2014

The Right to Vote
Thursday, July 3 at noon • Public Radio 89.5
Our documentary of the week looks at historical battles over who can and cannot vote, and on the new battles over voter ID.

Marketplace Interviews President Barack Obama
Thursday, July 3 at 7:30 pm • Public Radio 89.5
The full Oval Office interview of Kai Ryssdal's interview with the President about how the economic recovery looks from the perspectives of Main Street, Wall Street and small business owners.

Politics Takes a Holiday
Friday, July 4 at 11
am & 7 pm • Public Radio 89.5
The Capitol Steps once again step into the Independence Day fray with an merry and musical program that puts the "mock" in democracy.

The Hidden Sixties
Friday, July 4 at 8 pm • Public Radio 89.5
Public Radio Tulsa's own Scott Gregory and John Wooley present a new installment of this special series, this one devoted to the 4th of July holiday.

 A Capitol Fourth
Friday, July 4 at 9 pm
 • Public Radio 89.5
Pop, country, and Broadway stars celebrate Independence day from the Capitol Mall, capped by a live performance of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.

A Prairie Home Companion 40th
Saturday, July 5 at 5 pm & Sunday, July 6 at 1 pm • Public Radio 89.5
Garrison Keillor is celebrating the 40th Anniversary of their very first show at Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota with a festival and a special three-hour live broadcast. They'll have a host of rock'n'roll, blues, folk, soul, and country musicians on hand, plus, a few big sing-alongs, the Old Regulars of the Powdermilk Biscuit Band, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors, an extra-wide version of The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.