Episode five: Weird science

Welcome to episode five of the Extra Credit podcast.

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Kevin Richert and Clark Corbin

On this week’s episode, hosts Kevin Richert and Clark Corbin offer an explanation as to why a new set of science standards are in jeopardy after members of the House Education Committee expressed concerns.

Then, Richert walks listeners through the ongoing debate between tax cuts and education funding levels.

Finally, both reporters offer an update on a proposed new specialty license plate designed to benefit the Orofino school district, and explain why the plate may be in jeopardy. Listen closely during the license plate segment for an appearance from the mysterious legislator Rep. Batman, R-Gotham City.

Be sure to check back next Friday for a fresh episode of Extra Credit.